Pick the Perfect Pairings
Impress your friends at your next dinner party or event. Have David, a James Beard Award-winning wine journalist, help you select the perfect wines to complement your meal.
Private Italian Wine Seminar
Join Italian wine expert Shelley Lindgren for a private wine seminar, as she shares her favorites with you and five guests. This experience includes pairings with delectable Italian-inspired treats courtesy of Matthew Accarrino.
Pasta Making Class + Dinner and Wine Pairing
Don’t just consume an exquisite meal; help create it. Join Thomas McNaughton for an intimate and hands-on pasta class, before enjoying an amazing dinner with wine pairings. For up to 6 guests.
Play Olympic Club with Michael Allen
Experience the historic grandeur of the Olympic Club—site of the 2012 US Open—as you partner with professional golfer, Michael Allen. Share a round of golf, as he shares his experiences.
Be a Wine Buyer For a Day
Work alongside acclaimed expert Debbie Zachareas as she visits with winery representatives to buy for the Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant. Taste, compare, and evaluate wines as you learn the factors Debbie uses to curate her selection.
Apprentice at Benu and Host an Exclusive Dinner Party
For one magical day, you can work side by side with Benu's kitchen staff to create your ideal celebratory meal. Plan the menu with Chef Corey Lee, bake a cake alongside Pastry Chef Courtney Schmidig and taste and select wines to pair with Master Sommelier, Yoon Ha. Invite your guests to savour this celebratory meal, the most exclusive dinner party.
Help Michael Bauer Review a Restaurant
You and a guest will join acclaimed restaurant critic, Michael Bauer, in evaluating a top restaurant for his “Top 100” list. You, a friend and Michael will enjoy and critique a 3-course meal with wine pairings.
Meet Me at the Farmer's Market
Alice Waters will guide you through the farmer’s market, introducing you to the growers and purveyors, teaching you how she selects the best fruits and vegetables, and discovering what is ripe and in season. You will leave the market with a basket full of provisions, and return to Chez Panisse Café for a celebratory lunch.
Order Wine with Confidence
Be prepared for your next date or business engagement - let Rajat walk you through the wine list of your selected restaurant prior to your event, so you can focus on hosting.
Play Oakmont with Tom Lehman
A golfer’s dream: play one of the noblest, most exclusive courses in America with former British Open Champ Tom Lehman. Let Tom share tips and stories as you walk this legendary track.
Join Me in Burgundy
Arguably home to the greatest wines in the world, savor and experience Burgundy with renowned expert Rajat Parr. This unique opportunity will grant you access to some of the region's most exclusive winemakers and allow you behind-the-scenes opportunities of the sort not often granted to the public. For up to 4 guests.
Gnocchi & Shaved Vegetable Salad Apprenticeship for Two
Spend the morning with Chef Jonathan Waxman at Barbuto learning how to make his delicious gnocchi and his shaved vegetable salad. Once you’ve finished your lesson, sit down and enjoy a Barbuto lunch with him. Chef Waxman has chosen the perfect Italian wines to pair with this meal.
Plant. Harvest. Feast.
Travel to a working farm to harvest your own crops, learn about organic farming and dine on a sumptuous meal. Then return home with a basket filled with farm-fresh goods. For up to 8 guests.
Barrel Aging Cocktail Lesson
Follow along as mixologist Michael Lay teaches you exactly how to develop a fascinating, and delicious, take on cocktail making. For up to 8 guests.
Apprentice with a Culinary Master
Spend an afternoon with a friend in the kitchen apprenticing with Chef Kostow and his team in The Restaurant at Meadowood. Then return later in the evening for a memorable dinner for two at the Chef's Counter.