June 2014 Special Events 

Auction Napa Valley –  Napa Valley Barrel Auction

June 6, 2014

Join The Meritage Resort and Spa’s executive chef, Krisztian Karkus, at the Napa Valley Barrel Auction. Mix and mingle inside the newly renovated, historic Redwood Cellar at Charles Krug with 100 Napa Valley winemakers, taste coveted wine samples directly from the barrel and be part of the spirited bidding on these limited offering wines. Outside on the tree-shaded grounds, the Marketplace extravaganza features dozens of wineries pouring their current release wines served alongside treats from the region’s most acclaimed restaurants and food purveyors. For more information on Auction Napa Valley and The Napa Valley Barrel Auction visit their website at AuctionNapaValley.org.

North Coast Wine Challenge Invitational Tasting

June 15, 2014

Join Siena Restaurant chef Shawn Montgomery at The Press Democrat North Coast Wine Challenge Invitational Tasting on Father’s Day. The event will be held at the Culinary Institute of America – Greystone in St. Helena and feature the highest scoring Gold Medal winners from the 2014 North Coast Wine Challenge. All of these award winning wines will be paired with bacon, beef, birds and more. For more information and tickets visit their website at NorthCoastWineEvent.com.