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Don't miss Napa's greatest food and wine pairing event!

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The 11thannual Cabernet Cookoff, Napa Valley’s largest food and wine pairing competition, takes place on Saturday, April 25, 2020. 15 notable chef teams compete for a charity of their choice by preparing a seasonal dish that pairs best with HALL Cabernet. Guests in attendance vote for the coveted People’s Choice Award and a panel of celebrity judges vote for the Judges' Choice Award. The 2019 Cabernet Cookoff raised $106,000 for the community, bringing the total amount raised in ten years to $1 million dollars.

The 2020 line-up of celebrity judges & chef teams will be announced mid-February.

11am-12pm VIP Preview $250 - VIP TICKETS SOLD OUT  |  12pm-3pm Main Event $150

Last Year's Cabernet Cookoff

Last Year's Winners

One Market

Last Year's Judges

Natalie Morales
Natalie Morales
TODAY West Coast Anchor and Host of Access
Raj Mathai
Raj Mathai
NBC Bay Area News Anchor
Wendi McLendon-Covey
Wendi McLendon-Covey
Actress, ABC's The Goldbergs
Shep Rose
Shep Rose
Television Personality
Ken Frank
Ken Frank
Michelin-Rated Chef, La Toque
Virginie Boone
Virginie Boone
Wine Critic, Wine Enthusiast Magazine

Last Year's Chefs

Brandon Watts
Bounty Hunter Wine Bar and Smokin' BBQ
Brandon Watts
Charity: Napa Humane Society
Cary Delbridge
Cary Delbridge
Charity: Soroptimist International of Vallejo
Daniel Capra
Paula LeDuc Fine Catering
Daniel Capra
Charity: St. Helena Hospital Foundation
Chad Bayless
InterContinental Mark Hopkins
Chad Bayless
Charity: Swords to Plowshares
Nic Jones
Goose and Gander
Nic Jones
Charity: Hands Across The Valley
Chef Philip Moratin
Philip Moratin
Charity: Voices: Foster Care to Independence
Matt Borbon
Acacia House
Matt Borbon
Charity: CIA Scholarship Fund
Mark Dommen
One Market Restaurant
Mark Dommen
Charity: Collabria Care
Chef Chris Kurth, Harvest Table
Harvest Table
Chris Kurth
Charity: St. Helena Farmers’ Market
Chef Michelle Mathews, Kaiyo
Michelle Mathews
Charity: NEWS
Chef Jeremy Estep, Blossom Catering
Blossom Catering
Nate Smith
Charity: Napa Valley Food Pantry
Chef Ignacio Beltran, Gran Electrica
Gran Eléctrica
Ignacio Beltran
Charity: Puertas Abiertas
Chef Jason Naaman, Tarla Grill
Tarla Mediterranean Bar + Grill
Chef Jason Naaman
Charity: Zero Prostate Cancer Napa Valley

Last Year's VIP Preview

Chef Ari Taymor, Little Prince
Little Prince
Ari Taymor
We hosted a VIP Preview experience with celebrity Chef Ari Taymor alongside Vintner Kathryn Hall. Chef Ari created a seasonal, farm-to-table dish live for the VIP guests in a cooking demo format.

Last Year's Sponsors

Magnum Sponsors
Microsoft Logo
Bright Event Rentals
Corkcicle Logo
Nixon Peabody Logo
Harvest Sponsors
Topo Chico Logo
Signum Architecture Logo
Barbier's Security
The Lux Productions
Cypress Grove Logo
Frank, Rimerman + CO, LLP Logo
CPA Valet
Proforma Wine Country
Print Inkorporated Logo
Color Science Logo
Benefit Marketing Logo
Think Icecream
Harvest Sanitation

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