Collaborative Winemaker Dinner Series

Friday, July 12, 2024 | 6:00-9:00 PM

Ticket Price: $150

Reserve a seat at one of this year’s Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine Collaborative Winemaker Dinners. A long-standing tradition in the Walla Walla Valley, this 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.



Walla Walla is a small, rural community and ride-share options are limited. The Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance offers flat-rate ($10) round-trip transportation within Walla Walla County to these dinners. Reservations are required and requests must be submitted by posted deadline. Be sure to add on “Winemaker Dinner Transportation” to your purchase on Eventbrite, or after purchasing your dinner tickets and lodging, email to reserve your transportation.

Collaborative Winemaker Dinners

Caprio Cellars, Canvasback & Pepper Bridge Winery with Chef Kyle Daniel

Location: Caprio Cellars, indoors | 1603 Whiteley Rd, Walla Walla, WA 99362

We invite you to an unforgettable evening featuring dinner with three exceptional wineries, an amazing culinary team, and one memorable experience! This soirée is not just any dinner; it’s a harmonious collaboration between three masterful winemakers and the culinary experts at Caprio Cellars. Together, they craft an experience that celebrates the artistry of wine and food. Join us as we raise a glass to joyous moments with friends and fellow enthusiasts, all in celebration of Cabernet Sauvignon! 

Armstrong Family Winery & Ducleaux Cellars with Chef Carl & Tristyne Brindle of Wild Thyme

Location: Ducleaux Cellars, outdoors | 54211 County 552 Rd, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Enjoy a delicious dinner and evening of hospitality delivered by Chef Carl and Tristyne Brindle of Wild Thyme paired with wines from Ducleaux Cellars and Armstrong Family Winery.


KINHAVEN & Dusted Valley with Chef Andrae Bopp of AK’s Mercado

Location: KINHAVEN, outdoors | 1050 Merlot Dr, Walla Walla, WA 99362

Join the winemaking teams of Kinhaven and Dusted Valley as they share a very special evening with you. Hosted by Kinhaven at their estate vineyard, you will enjoy an intimate dinner among the vines. With a coursed, family-style dinner served by AK’s Mercado along with wine pairings throughout, this evening is not to be missed! Come celebrate amazing Walla Walla wine and food with us!

Doubleback & L'Ecole N° 41 with Chef Emry Kleck of The Q Wood Fired Grill

Location: Doubleback, indoors | 3853 Powerline Rd, Walla Walla, WA 99362

Join L’Ecole No 41 and Doubleback for an unforgettable dinner celebrating the grape with deep roots in both of their stories – Cabernet Sauvignon. Enjoy epicurean delights prepared by Chef Emry of the Q Wood Fired Grill paired with an array of hand-selected wines from both wineries and learn the stories behind them from the winemakers – this will be a night to remember!

Kontos Cellars & Patterson Cellars with Chef Nathan Carlson of WTF Eat It

Location: Patterson Cellars, outdoors | 1564 Whiteley Rd, Walla Walla, WA 99362

Join Kontos Cellars and Patterson Cellars for a delicious evening on the Southside of the Walla Walla Valley starting with appetizers and leading into an expertly prepared and paired four-course meal and dessert by Chef Nathan Carlson.

DAMA Wines, Lagana Cellars & TruthTeller Winery with Chef Ian Williams

Location: Cold Creek Vintage Venue, covered outdoors | 2329 Wallula Ave, Walla Walla, WA 99362

Summertime and the livin’ is easy in Walla Walla! Enjoy a peaceful evening outdoors in the Walla Walla countryside with TruthTeller Winery, Lagana Cellars and DAMA Wines. We look forward to hosting you at the open-air pavilion at Cold Creek Vintage Venue, a lovely eleven-acre ranch property with views of open fields and the Blue Mountains. You’ll enjoy fabulous food prepared by Chef Ian paired with a variety of our wines. Our winemakers will join you to discuss the wines, their insights, and their stories. And with wine, there are always good stories.

Gramercy Cellars & Walla Walla Vintners with Chef Chris Ainsworth of Saffron Mediterranean Kitchen

Location: Walla Walla Vintners, indoors | 225 Vineyard Ln, Walla Walla, WA 99362

Come Celebrate with Walla Walla Vintners and Gramercy Cellars for a delicious multi-course meal crafted by Chef Chris Ainsworth of Saffron Mediterranean Kitchen paired with exquisite wines from around the Walla Walla Valley!

Woodward Canyon, Prospice Wines & Echolands Winery with Chef Michael Corvino

Location: Echolands Winery, indoors | 3281 Mill Creek Rd, Walla Walla, WA 99362

Echolands Hospitality Center hosts Woodward Canyon & Prospice Wines for an evening with James Beard-nominated Chef Michael Corvino. Enjoy sweeping views of the Blue Mountains and finish the dinner with an epic sunset.

Dunham Cellars & Northstar Winery with Chef Jose Mesa of TMACS

Location: Dunham Cellars, indoors | 150 E Boeing Ave, Walla Walla, WA 99362

Come Celebrate with Dunham Cellars & Northstar for a delicious multi-course dinner prepared with precision by Chef Jose Mesa of TMACS paired with fun wines from around Walla Walla Valley!