How will your palate hold up in a blind wine tasting? Join celebrated sommeliers from across the country as you try to identify 6 world-class Napa Valley wines in the spectacular Estate Cave at The Meritage Resort. Led by MS Andrea Robinson, this thrilling annual event will put your competitive drive into high gear when amateurs and professionals taste alongside each other. Prizes include Delta Air Lines round-trip tickets, glassware from Andrea Robinson, Coravin wine storage systems, and subscriptions to The Somm Journal.
Armchair Sommeliers: worried you won’t make the grade? Don’t be! New this year, you will be coached in teams by master-level wine experts so you can have fun and learn more. And remember, there will be prizes for novices and professionals alike!
Wine Trade: If you are a member of the wine trade and have advanced wine training and credentials, please click here to apply to request trade participation in the Top Taster™ competition.
Events at Flavor! Napa Valley are open to guests 21 years and older only.
For the consumer and trade winners: Two Delta round-trip first/business class tickets within the US 48 & Canada (excludes Alaska & Hawaii), and a 4-pack of The One™ for Red wine glasses by Andrea Robinson. For the runners-up: A 4-pack of The One™ for Red wine glasses and a signed copy of Andrea’s book, Great Wine Made Simple. For one “Lucky Loser,” determined via a random drawing: Two Delta round-trip first/business class tickets within the US 48 & Canada (excludes Alaska & Hawaii.)
Glassware Provided by The One™ by Andrea Robinson
Appetizers provided by The Meritage Resort and Spa.