Cost: 1,200 per person
The premier event for the Stags Leap District Winegrowers, Vineyard to Vintner, returns in 2022, bringing enthusiasts together with vintners, winemakers and principals for a memorable weekend of esteemed wines, enchanting dining and in-depth education. An unrivaled opportunity to explore one of Napa Valley’s most distinctive sub-appellations, Vineyard to Vintner weekend is a celebration of the people and wines of the venerated Stags Leap District. The weekend begins with an unforgettable evening of world-class library wines and chef-driven menus. The intimate dinners at Chimney Rock Winery, Regusci Winery, Silverado Vineyards, Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars and Taylor Family Vineyards are co-hosted by several vintners, offering a breadth of world-class wines. On Saturday morning, Digging Deeper: Vineyard Walks, Talks and Tastings combine education and hospitality. The immersive series dives into the area’s history, terroir, and viticulture. Choose from four programs, hosted at Baldacci Family Vineyards, Clos du Val, Ilsley Vineyards and Pine Ridge Vineyards. Afterwards, the exclusive Vintner-Hosted Luncheon offers a rare opportunity to meet the winemakers, principals and owners of 16 District wineries in one location. Stroll through the grounds of the historic Stags’ Leap Winery, enjoy a gourmet lunch with current release and library wines, and have the first chance to sample the 2019 Stags Leap District Appellation Collection, to be released in October 2022. The weekend concludes with Savor SLD, a day of tastings and experiences at more than a dozen SLD properties. Guests for the weekend will have the chance to fully explore the region while tasting wines and meeting with vintners from 16 famed properties, including Baldacci Family Vineyards, Chimney Rock Winery, Cliff Lede Vineyards, Clos Du Val, Ilsley Vineyards, Lindstrom Wines, Malk Family Vineyards, Pine Ridge Vineyards, Quixote Winery, Regusci Winery, Shafer Vineyards, Silverado Vineyards, Stag's Leap Wine Cellars, Stags' Leap Winery, Steltzner Vineyards, and Taylor Family Vineyards.