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.


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.

Wine Trade: Click here to take advantage of the Appellation Trail Trade Hour presented by Wine Spectator Magazine, from 5-6 p.m. on Friday, November 21.

List In Formation:



Amici Cellars Angèle Restaurant & Bar: Rogelio Garcia
Antica Napa Valley Auberge du Soleil: Robert Curry
ARNS Azzurro Pizzeria e Enoteca: Michael Gyetvan
B Cellars Bistro Don Giovanni: Scott Warner and
Giovanni Scala
Ballentine Vineyards Bistro Jeanty
Barlow Vineyards Brix: Robert Hohmann
Benessere Vineyards Ca’ Momi: Valentina Guolo-Migotto
Beringer City Winery Napa: Joseph Panarello
Black Stallion Estate 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 Winery Morimoto Napa: Masaharu Morimoto
Cairdean Vineyard NapaStyle: Michael Chiarello and
Tim Swischuk
Canard Vineyard Norman Rose Tavern: Michael Gyetvan
Ceja Vineyards Oenotri: Tyler Rodde
Chiarello Family Vineyards Oxbow Public Market
Clif Family Winery Peet’s Coffee & Tea
Cliff Lede Vineyards PRESSTrevor Kunk
Clos Du Val Redd Wood: Richard Reddington and
Michael George
Conn Creek Winery Silverado Resort and SpaJeffrey Jake
Corison Winery The Farmer & The Fox at Cairdean Estate:
 Joseph Humphrey
Cornerstone Cellars The Meritage Resort and SpaKrisztian Karkus
Crosby Roamann The Thomas and Fagiani’s BarBrad Farmerie
Del Dotto Vineyards TORCSean O’Toole
Duckhorn Vineyards Wine Spectator Greystone Restaurant
Elizabeth Spencer
Farella Vineyard
Foley Johnson Winery
Fortunati Vineyards
Grgich Hills Estate
Hall Wines
Heritance Vintners
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
Nichelini Family Winery
Oakville Ranch Vineyards
Parallel Napa Valley
Parry Cellars
Patel Winery
Peju Province Winery
Pine Ridge Vineyards
Raymond Vineyards
Reynolds Family Winery
Rocca Family Vineyards
Rombauer Vineyards
Round Pond Estate
Roy Estate
Saunter Wines
Shafer Vineyards
Sherwin Family Vineyards
Spoto Wines
Spring Mountain Vineyard
Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars
Staglin Family Vineyard
Stags’ Leap Winery
Starmont Winery & Vineyards
Swanson Vineyards
Terra Valentine
The Hess Collection Winery
Trefethen Family Vineyards
Turnbull Wine Cellars
Uproot Wines
Vineyard 511 LLC
Vineyard 7 & 8
Wallis Family Estate
White Rock Vineyards
William Cole Vineyards
Young Inglewood Vineyards
ZD Wines