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Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine

The World of Merlot

June 18-20, 2015

Join over 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers, three internationally known guest winemakers, and well known wine critics and experts in exploring one of the world’s most beloved and noble red wine grape varieties – Merlot. Contrast the growing conditions, wine styles and wines of the Walla Walla Valley with the Bordeaux region of France, Tuscany, Italy and Napa, California. Participate in special tastings of rare vintage wines, one-of-a-kind winemaker dinners and receptions with some of the Valley’s most acclaimed winemakers and much more!


2015 event features:
Winemaker Panel:
-Marty Clubb, Walla Walla Valley
-Casey McClellan, Walla Walla Valley
-Dave “Merf” Merfeld, Walla Walla Valley
-Renee Ary, Napa Valley
-Vince Lignac, Saint Emilion, France
-Virginie Saverys, Tuscany, Italy
-Sean Sullivan, Panel Moderator

Guest Speakers:
Fred Dame, Master Sommelier
Stephen Tanzer, Wine Critic