Join more than 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers, three internationally-known guest winemakers, Master Sommeliers and celebrated chefs in exploring one of the world’s most renowned grape varieties – Merlot.
Taste and compare wines from the Walla Walla Valley, and other leading wine regions from around the world during a captivating winemaker panel. Participate in special tastings of rare vintage wines and intimate winemaker dinners. On top of the normal cast of events, Rex Pickett, the author of Sideways, will also participate in both the Opening Meeting as well as some special events (go to the Wine Alliance website for more info).
We will host a dinner Saturday night (Tickets will be sold through the Wine Alliance (http://www.celebratewallawalla.com/) at the winery with Sally Johnson from Pride Mountain Vineyards in Napa and Trey's brother-from-another-mother, Justin Wylie from Va Piano Vineyards.