Napa 2019

Matter of Taste
14 - 17 August 2019
CIA at Copia
500 1st St View map

Feast it Forward Foundation in Association with Robert Parker Wine Advocate:


Wine lovers, rejoice, Matter of Taste returns to Napa Valley for its second edition on August 17. Held at the CIA at Copia in association with Feast it Forward Foundation, the premiere series of events kicks off with interactive experiences at Feast it Forward Studio and continues on to deliver an exclusive dinners, like "The Perfect Evening," featuring wines that have received a perfect 100 points by our esteemed troop of Wine Advocate reviewers.


The Grand Walkabout Tasting, features over 250 outstanding wines from around the globe, each rated 93 points or higher by Robert Parker Wine Advocate. A full list of the wines presented can be found in the details tab of the Grand Walkabout Tasting page below. 


Masterclasses are a unique opportunity to learn from and have open discussions with icons of the wine industry and Robert Parker Wine Advocate reviewers. Seating is limited. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of these exclusive experiences. Masterclasses listed below.


A Hedonist's Gazette Grand Finale Dinner that evening will conclude this extraordinary week. Guests will share a table with noted winemakers and reviewers in a rare opportunity to taste and discuss incredible wines in a convivial setting.


You won’t want to miss this very special event!


*Must be age 21+

*No Refunds

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Day 1


Saturday, 17 Aug 2019
Walkabout Tasting VIP Early Entry
USD 100.00
Walkabout Tasting VIP Early Entry
Access the Walkabout Grand Tasting an hour before everyone else. This is your opportunity to get ahe... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 12:00 - 17:00 GMT-8
CIA at Copia
500 1st St
Grand Walkabout Tasting
USD 235.00
Non-member / Early Bird 2
USD 175.00
Member / Early Bird 2
Walkabout Tasting
Matter of Taste returns to Napa for the 2019 installment of this globe-trotting walkabout tasting fo... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 13:00 - 17:00 GMT-8
CIA at Copia
500 1st St
Champagne Salon: The Jewel of the Côte de Blancs
USD 200.00
Masterclass
Presented by: William Kelley
When Eugène-Aimé Salon founded a small Champagne house in 1905, his object was to indulge a purely p... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 10:00 - 11:00 GMT-8
CIA at Copia
500 1st St
Showcase of Cayuse and Christophe Baron's Portfolio with Christophe Baron and Anthony Mueller VIP Entry Included
USD 250.00
Masterclass
Presented by: Anthony Mueller & Christophe Baron
Meet the vigneron Christophe Baron with his wines from the Independent Stones of Cayuse Vineyards an... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 11:15 - 12:15 GMT-8
CIA at Copia
500 1st St
Opus One - Two Wolves, Three Coyotes, and a Dog in a Kitchen Sink
USD 300.00
Masterclass
Presented by: Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW & Michael Silacci
Join Robert Parker Wine Advocate’s Editor-in-Chief, Lisa Perrotti Brown MW, and Opus One’s winemaker... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 13:00 - 14:00 GMT-8
CIA at Copia
500 1st Street
Icons of the grower Champagne movement: Egly-Ouriet and Larmandier-Bernier
USD 150.00
Masterclass
Presented by: William Kelley
Over the last decade and a half, the grower movement has radically transformed Champagne. This maste... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 14:15 - 15:15 GMT-8
CIA at Copia
500 1st Street
Napa’s Grand Cru Terroirs - Beckstoffer Vineyards
USD 350.00
Masterclass
Presented by: Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW & Andy Beckstoffer & Jean Hoefliger & Benoit Touquette
With over forty years of experience as one of Napa Valley’s top growers, today Andy Beckstoffer and ... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 15:30 - 16:30 GMT-8
CIA at Copia
500 1st Street

Dining Experiences


"A Perfect Evening" 1,000-Point Dinner with Lisa Perrotti Brown
USD 1200.00
Dining
"A Perfect Evening" 1,000-Point Dinner with Lisa Perrotti Brown You are invited to attend an intimat... [More Details]
16 August 2019 | 19:00 - 23:00 GMT-8
La Toque
Located in The Westin Verasa Napa
The Ultimate Hedonist’s Finale BYOB Dinner
USD 375.00
Dining
As part of the Napa Valley installment of Matter of Taste events, our review team thought it would b... [More Details]
17 August 2019 | 19:00 - 23:00 GMT-8
La Toque - The Westin Verasa Napa
1314 McKinstry Street

Partners


Official Logistics Partner
JJ Buckley Fine Wines
Official Glassware
Stölzle Lausitz
Charitable Partner
Feast it Forward Foundation

CIA at Copia
500 1st St