Auction of Washington Wine winemaker dinner series set
The dining line up for the Friday, Aug. 19 Auction of Washington Wine annual winemaker dinner series has been announced. This year a new Collaboration Dinner has being added to the fun of raising money for Seattle Children's Hospital.
The Collaboration Dinner, hosted by Ted and JoAnne Baseler will celebrate Chateau Ste. Michelle's 50th anniversary and also honor Spain's Bodegas Torres. Presenting the wineries selections will be Marta Delfa, Torres Brand Ambassador, and Bob Bertheau, Chateau Ste. Michelle's head winemaker. Providing the meal will be the culinary staff of the Chateau headed up by Chef Janet Hedstrom.
The winemaker dinners include:
Hosted at the home of Cameron and Linda Myhrvold in Bellevue
Wineries – Force Majeure Vineyards, Reynvaan Family Vineyards, Woodward Canyon Winery
Chef – Jason Wilson, Miller’s Guild and Lakehouse (Opening in Bellevue in 2017)
Hosted at the home of Matthew Phillips and Devin Howard in North Capitol Hill
Winery – Leonetti Cellar, FIGGINS, Gramercy Cellars
Chef – Roy Breiman, Copperleaf
Hosted at the home of Walt Pisco on Mercer Island
Winery – DeLille Cellars & Ambassador Wines of Washington
Chef – David Barley, RN74
Hosted at the home of Kirby and Alison Winfield in Windermere
Winery – Avennia and Andrew Will Winery
Chef – Garrett Melkonian, Circadia
Hosted at the home of Jared and Jessica Wray on Capitol Hill
Wineries – Pepper Bridge Winery, Va Piano Vineyards
Chef – Jason Stoneburner, Stoneburner and Bastille
Seats are $500 per person for the winemakers dinners, $1,000 for the Collaboration Dinner. Visit www.auctionofwashingtonwines.org for details.