Collaborative Winemaker Dinner Series

Friday, July 15, 2022 | 6:00-9:00 PM

Ticket Price: $150

Treat yourself to a seat at one of this year’s Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – Syrah Collaborative Winemaker Dinners. A long-standing tradition in the Walla Walla Valley, the Collaborative Winemaker Dinner Series provides a unique experience to engage first-hand with the legendary camaraderie that exists amongst the region’s wine and hospitality community.

Each dinner presents the opportunity to dine with collaborating winemakers, relax and enjoy the host winery’s distinctive location all while being treated to a multi-course wine-paired meal presented by one of the region’s most celebrated chefs.

Purchase Tickets

*You can preview the Collaborative Winemaker Dinner Series below. Tickets will be available for purchase beginning Friday, April 15 at 3:00 PM.

2022 Collaborative Winemaker Dinners

SOLD OUT - Canvasback & L’Ecole N° 41

LOCATION: Canvasback | 1825 JB George Road, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: Canvasback & L’Ecole N° 41
DINNER BY: Chef Penny Addison

Canvasback x L’Ecole N° 41, an Exploration of Fifty Years of Winemaking

Merlot runs deep in the friendship and history of L’Ecole N° 41 & The Duckhorn Portfolio.  Be prepared to be tantalized by locally sourced cuisine crafted by Chef Penny thoughtfully paired with world-class Syrah & Merlot as well as some sneak peeks from the library by both Brian Rudin, Canvasback winemaker & Marcus Rafanelli, L’Ecole N° 41 winemaker.  

SOLD OUT - Caprio Cellars, Amavi Cellars & Pepper Bridge Winery

LOCATION: Caprio Cellars | 1603 Whiteley Road, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: Caprio Cellars, Amavi Cellars & Pepper Bridge Winery
DINNER BY: Chef Ian Williams of Caprio Cellars

Caprio Cellars, Pepper Bridge Winery & Amavi Cellars welcome you to a dinner prepared by Chef Ian Williams. Not only will you be will sipping on world class wine from three of Walla Walla Valley’s top wineries, but you will taste the seasonal flavors from our local farmers.


College Cellars of Walla Walla, Hoquetus Wine Company, itä wines & SMAK Wines

LOCATION: College Cellars of Walla Walla | 3020 E. Isaacs Avenue, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: College Cellars of Walla Walla, Hoquetus Wine Company, itä wines & SMAK Wines
DINNER BY: Wine Country Culinary Institute

The new wave of Walla Walla invites you to taste the future of our Valley. The freshly styled wines of  Hoquetus Wine Company, itä wines, and SMAK Wines, all projects from graduates of Walla Walla Community College’s Institute for Enology & Viticulture, will be paired with a farm-to-table dinner from the Wine Country Culinary Institute.

SOLD OUT - KINHAVEN, Brook & Bull Cellars & Vital Wines

LOCATION: KINHAVEN | 1050 Merlot Drive, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: KINHAVEN, Brook & Bull Cellars and Vital Wines
DINNER BY: Walla Walla Steak Company

Dine in the Vines

Join the Kinhaven Team for an intimate gathering with winemakers, Ashley Trout, of Brook & Bull and VITAL and Tim Donahue of Kinhaven for a memorable experience over good wine and delicious food in Kinhaven’s dining-in-the-vines space by Walla Walla Steak Company – it surely will be an event not to miss!

SOLD OUT - Kontos Cellars & Otis Kenyon Wine

LOCATION: Kontos Cellars | 10 N 2nd Ave, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: Kontos Cellars & Otis Kenyon Wine
DINNER BY: Chef Maximillian Petty of The Kinglet

Enjoy an intimate dinner with hallmark downtown wineries Kontos Cellars and Otis Kenyon Wine with a menu thoughtfully curated by Walla Walla newcomer The Kinglet.

SOLD OUT - Time & Direction and Lagana Cellars

LOCATION: Time & Direction| 4 N Spokane Street, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: Time & Direction and Lagana Cellars
DINNER BY: Chef Nathan Carlson of WTF Eat It Food Truck

Time and Direction and Lagana Cellars have teamed up for an epic epicurean adventure that will feature Syrah to the max! Preparing the food this evening is Chef Nathan Carlson who recently left the brick-and-mortar scene for the roaming food truck life operating the Where There’s Food Eat It food truck with his wife. You are in for a real treat!

SOLD OUT - REININGER Winery & Tamarack Cellars

LOCATION: REININGER Winery | 5858 Old Highway 12, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: REININGER Winery & Tamarack Cellars
DINNER BY: Chef Emry Kleck of The Q Wood-Fired Grill

Anniversary Dinner with REININGER Winery & Tamarack Cellars

Celebrate Walla Walla Valley wine with REININGER Winery and Tamarack Cellars as they commemorate their 25th and 24th anniversaries respectively. Chef Emry Kleck of the Q Wood-Fired Grill will delight dinner guests with a wonderful four-course meal while Chuck Reininger and Danny Gordon, two of the longest tenured winemakers in the Valley, reminisce about the good ‘ol days of the Walla Walla wine industry. Chuck and Danny have selected what is sure to be an unmatched wine line-up of fan favorites, “off the beaten path” varietals and yes, a special library pairing just for this occasion – you won’t want to miss it!

SOLD OUT - Sleight of Hand Cellars, DAMA Wines & Denner Vineyards

LOCATION: Sleight of Hand Cellars | 1959 JB George Road, Walla Walla, WA 99362
WINERIES: Sleight of Hand Cellars, DAMA Wines & Denner Vineyards
DINNER BY: Chef Andrae Bopp of AK’s Mercado

Vinyl & Wine

Join Sleight of Hand Cellars, DAMA Wines and Denner Vineyards for an evening filled with killer wines and an awesome selection of vinyl! Dine under the stars on the patio at Sleight of Hand Cellars (weather permitting) with a spectacular menu crafted by Chef Andrae Bopp of AK’s Mercado!

SOLD OUT - Woodward Canyon & Echolands Winery

LOCATION: Woodward Canyon | 11920 W. Highway 12, Lowden, WA 99360
WINERIES: Woodward Canyon & Echolands Winery
DINNER BY: Chef Michael Corvino

Join Woodward Canyon, Echolands Winery, and Corvino Supper Club & Tasting Room in Woodward Canyon’s gardens for an evening of food, wine, and fun to celebrate the Walla Walla Valley. Your hosts for the evening will be Sager Small, Vineyard Manager and Second Generation Owner of Woodward Canyon and Doug Frost, Co-owner of Echolands Winery. Walla Walla native and James Beard nominated Chef Michael Corvino will create a fantastic menu beautifully paired with Woodward Canyon and Echolands wines. Please note, with prior notice, we are able to accommodate a vegetarian, pescatarian, nut-free, or shellfish-free menu. Unfortunately, we cannot offer any further menu modifications.



Walla Walla is a small, rural community and ride-share options are limited. The Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance offers complimentary round-trip transportation within Walla Walla County to these Saturday night dinners. Reservations are required and requests must be submitted by Monday, June 27, 2022. After purchasing your dinner tickets and lodging, email to reserve your transportation.