The 2016 Paulee Dinner at Arista Winery was nothing short of amazing! Check out the photos here.
We are excited to announce our 2016 Paulée chefs:
Duskie Estes, Executive Chef/Owner of ZAZU Restaurant and Farm
Tim Kaulfers, Executive Chef of Arista Winery
Cheyenne Simpkins, Chef and Owner of Wine Country Feasts
Dustin Valette, Valette Healdsburg
The Russian River Valley Winegrowers will host the ultimate winemaker dinner, the Annual Paulée, on April 30, 2016, at Arista Winery in Healdsburg. Timed to coincide with the Sonoma County Barrel Auction, the Paulée will offer guests an unmatched tasting experience in both wine and food. In the spirit of the Paulée tradition, which originated in Burgundy, the Russian River Valley Paulée brings winemakers and collectors together to enjoy an elegant multi-course meal paired with rare and favorite wines from winemakers’s & guests’ personal cellars. The intimate feast welcomes auction guests, winemakers and growers to specialties from renowned local chefs and personalities. The truly engaging dining experience includes family style seating which fosters the spirit of community and an ideal format for the shared love of great wine. Prepare to be wowed by an array of wine personalities, exquisite food and, of course, amazing wines!
Each year, the Paulée Dinner brings together discerning wine lovers who celebrate this rare opportunity to mingle with the brilliant minds behind their favorite wines, and also experience wines that are nearly impossible to find. We look forward to continuing to build upon this great tradition from Burgundy, in our own backyard.
Participating wineries include: Arista Winery, Bacigalupi Vineyards, Balletto Vineyards, Benovia Winery, Davis Bynum, Davis Family Vineyards, Dutton-Goldfield, Gary Farrell, Gordian Knot, J Vineyards & Winery, Joseph Swan, Kosta Browne, MacPhail Family Wines, MacRostie Winery & Vineyards, Martinelli Winery, Migration, Ramey Wine Cellars, Sonoma-Cutrer & Viszlay Vineyards.
Tickets are are $250 per person and very limited. For more information on the SoCo Barrel Auction, visit their web page here.
2016 Russian River Valley Paulee
7015 Westside Road
Healdsburg, CA 95448
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Reception: 5 p.m.
Dinner: 6 pm
Event ends: 10 pm