The Appellation Trail

Grand Tasting at the CIA

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Friday, November 21

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This epicurean adventure showcases a collection of Napa Valley’s most celebrated and innovative vintners and chefs. The “Trail” will feature nearly 100 wineries (representing the region’s 16 iconic sub-appellations) and fare from 25 of the Valley’s superlative restaurants, all presented in The Culinary Institute of America’s historic Greystone building. Meet the magic behind the labels as an unparalleled sampling of winemakers personally pour their favorite vintages and reveal how the soils, microclimates and topography influence the wide array of distinctive grapes in this premier wine-growing region.

Early entry for trade: 5:00 pm, by invitation only.
Events at Flavor! Napa Valley are open to guests 21 years and older only.

SPECIAL PRICING:

Napa Valley Locals: preferred pricing of $132 on the Appellation Trail by entering your valid Napa Valley billing zip code as the Promotion Code upon check out. PLEASE NOTE: To access the discount, you must enter your zip code as a promotional code BEFORE clicking the green “Order Now” button.

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WINERIES

RESTAURANTS

Amici Cellars Angèle Restaurant & Bar: Rogelio Garcia
Antica Napa Valley Atlas Social: Nick Ritchie
ARNS Auberge du Soleil: Robert Curry
Atalon Winery Azzurro Pizzeria e Enoteca:
Michael Gyetvan
B Cellars Bistro Don Giovanni: Scott Warner and
Giovanni Scala
Ballentine Vineyards Bistro Jeanty: Philippe Jeanty
Barlow Vineyards Brix: Cary Delbridge
Benessere Ca’ Momi: Valentina Guolo-Migotto
Beringer Vineyards City Winery: Joseph Panerello
Black Stallion Winery Farmstead at Long Meadow Ranch:
Stephen Barber
Blackbird Vineyards Fish Story: Scott Ekstrom
Bougetz Cellars La Condesa: Chris Mortenson
Broman Cellars Lucy Restaurant & Bar: Victor Scargle
Brown Estates Vineyard Melted Napa Valley: Paul Slack
Ca’ Momi Morimoto Napa: Masaharu Morimoto
Cairdean Vineyards NapaStyle: Michael Chiarello and
Tim Swischuk
Canard Vineyard Norman Rose Tavern: Michael Gyetvan
Caymus Vineyards Oenotri: Tyler Rodde
Ceja Vineyards Oxbow Public Market
Chase Cellars Peet’s Coffee & Tea
Chiarello Family Vineyards PRESSTrevor Kunk
Clif Family Winery Redd Wood: Richard Reddington and
Michael George
Cliff Lede Vineyards Silverado Resort and SpaJeffrey Jake
Clos Du Val Wine Co. The Culinary Institute of America:
Adam Busby
Conn Creek Winery The Farmer & The Fox at Cairdean Estate:
Joseph Humphrey
Corison Winery The Meritage Resort and Spa:
Krisztian Karkus
Cornerstone Cellars The Thomas and Fagiani’s Bar:
Brad Farmerie
Crosby Roamann TORCSean O’Toole
Del Dotto Vineyards
Duckhorn Vineyards
Elizabeth Spencer
Etude
Farella Vineyard
Fiftyrow Vineyards
Foley Johnson
Fortunati Vineyards
Freemark Abbey
Galerie
Grgich Hills Estate
HALL
Heritance Vineyards
Honig Vineyard & Winery
J. Davies Estate
Keenan Winery
Krupp Brothers
Kuleto Estate
La Jota Vineyard Co.
Laird Family Estate
Leto Cellars
Merryvale Vineyards
Mira Winery
Monticello Vineyards
Mt. Brave
Napa Angel
Nichelini Family Winery
O’Shaughnessy Estate Winery
Oakville Ranch Vineyards
Parallel Napa Valley
Parry Cellars
Patel – Napa Valley
PEJU
Pine Ridge Vineyards
Raymond Vineyards
Reynolds Family Winery
Robert Mondavi Winery
Rocca Family Vineyards
Rombauer Vineyards
Round Pond Estate
ROY Estate
Saintsbury
Saunter Wines
Schramsberg
Shafer Vineyards
Sherwin Family Vineyards
Somerston Estate
Spoto Wines
Spring Mountain Vineyard
Staglin Family Vineyard
Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars
Stags’ Leap Winery
Stony Hill Vineyard
Starmont Winery & Vineyards
Swanson Vineyards
Terra Valentine
The Hess Collection Winery
Trefethen Family Vineyards
Turnbull Wine Cellars
Uproot Wines
V. Sattui Winery
Vineyard 511
Vineyard 7 & 8
Wallis Family Estate
White Rock Vineyards
Young Inglewood Vineyards
ZD Wines