Talent

The Chefs

AJ Buchanio
Chef de Cuisine
Magee Homestead
Barbara Lynch
Chef & Restaurant Owner
Barbara Lynch Gruppo
Brady Williams
Executive Chef
Canlis
Charles Phan
Owner / Executive Chef
The Slanted Door
Chloe Friedland
Chef
Santa Lucia Preserve
Christopher Wilson
Executive Pastry Chef
Twin Farms
David Kinch
Executive Chef / Owner
Manresa
Derek Poirier
Pastry Chef
Valrhona
Francis Wolf
Chef de Cuisine
Le Hatley Restaurant at Manoir Hovey
Joshua Drage
Executive Chef
The Ranch at Rock Creek
Joshua Skenes
Executive Chef / Owner
Saison
Justin Cogley
Executive Chef
Aubergine at L'Auberge Carmel
Kent Torrey
President & CEO
The Cheese Shop
Kyle Connaughton
Chef/Owner
Single Thread Farm - Restaurant - Inn
Nathan Rich
Executive Chef
Twin Farms
Nigel Haworth
Executive Chef / Owner
Northcote
Patricia Gamez
Executive Chef
Chanson Restaurant - The Royal Blues Hotel
Patrick Kriss
Chef / Owner
Alo Restaurant
Ron Mendoza
Chef / Owner
Revival Ice-Cream
Yulanda Santos
Pastry Chef
Aubergine at L'Auberge Carmel
William Bradley
Director & Executive Chef
Addison Restaurant

Featured Winemakers

Alessia Antinori
Vice-President
Marchesi Antinori Vineyard
Alex Gambal
Owner/ Winemaker
Domaine Alex Gambal
Ann Colgin
Winemaker
Colgin Cellars
Paul Roberts
COO
Colgin Cellars
Bibiana Gonzalez Rave & Jeff Pisoni
Proprietors
Shared Notes
Jean-Louis Chave
Winemaker
Domaine JL Chave
Gunter Künstler
Winemaker
Weingut Künstler
Gary Franscioni
Owner / Winemaker
ROAR Wines
Jim Clendenen
Winemaker
Au Bon Climat Winery
Olivier Krug
6th Generation
Krug Champagne

Featured Sommeliers

Tyler Newell
Lead Sommelier
Aubergine at L'Auberge Carmel
Larry Stone
Sommelier
Lingua Franca Wines
Raj Parr
Sommelier
Domaine de la Côte
Mark Bright
Wine Director / Partner
Saison

Featured Participants

Joel Riddel
Joel Riddel
MC
Michelle Rizzolo
Baker
Santa Lucia Preserve
Rustiqué Wines
Gekkeikan Sake
Chalone Vineyard
Cima Collina Winery
Boëté Winery
Caraccioli Cellars
Denner Vineyards
E16 Winery
Holman Ranch Estate
Scheid Vineyards
Round Pond Estate Winery
Kinero Cellars
Manresa
Joullian Carmel Valley
Lancaster Estate
Luli Wines
Chesebro Wines
Leopold 7
Bertinchamps
Duckhorn Vineyards
Galante Vineyards
Ridge Vineyards
Merus Wines
Tablas Creek Vineyard
Copain Wines
Pax Mahle Wine Cellars
Brooks Cellar
Mount Eden Vineyards
Pisoni Vineyards
Aether Wine Company
Fink Family Estate Vineyards
Chalk Hill Estate
Domaine Yves Boyer-Martenont
Morlet Family Vineyards
Sandhi Wines
Kistler Vineyards
Massican Winery
Eisele Vineyard
Windy Oaks Estate
Carmel Road
Testarossa Winery
Joyce Vineyards
Le P’tit Paysan
Dawn’s Dream Winery
Bernardus Winery
Big Basin Vineyards
Birichino
Seabold Cellars
Hahn Family Wines
Morgan Winery
McIntyre Wines
Lingua Franca
The Slanted Door
Albatross Ridge Winery
Addison Restaurant
Alo Restaurant
Antinori
Au Bon Climat
Barbara Lynch Gruppo
Canlis
Calera Winery
Chanson Restaurant
Chanson Restaurant - Royal Blues Hotel
Chappellet Winery
Colgin Cellars
Domaine Alex Gambal
Domaine Alex Gambal
Domaine JL Chave
Dom Ruinart
Illy Coffee
Ketel One
Krug Champagne
Magee Homestead
Northcote
Revival Ice-Cream
ROAR Winery
Saison
Shared Notes
Single Thread Farm – Restaurant – Inn