If you do not see classes or events scheduled during the summer and early fall months, it is because we are catering private events and weddings most weekends.  If you are interested in a private or custom cooking class or excursion, please contact us at or call 707-961-9687 for availability.


Saturday, May 19, 2012 and Sunday May 20, 2012
Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Festival
Spend the weekend in the beautiful Anderson Valley enjoying local food and fabulous wines.  Saturday's Grand Tasting is held at Goldeneye Winery in Philo, and we will be serving BBQ local lamb at Sunday's open house at The Madrones, also in Philo from 11:00A through the afternoon.
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Saturday, June 2 and Sunday June 3, 2012
Sunset Celebration Weekend
Enjoy the flavors of Mendocino County at the VisitMendocino booth at this fun regional showcase, held at Sunset Magazine's headquarters.
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Monday, June 11, 2012
Taste of Mendocino at Terra SF
VisitMendocino and the Mendocino Winegrape and Wine Commission brings Mendocino County to San Francisco for this outstanding tasting event.  Come taste our Award Winning Crab Cakes.
:00P through 4:00P, trade and media only, 5:00P through 7:00P public tasting ($25).  For information and tickets, got to


Saturday, July 21, 2012
30th Annual Handley Cellar Club BBQ
Wine club members, join us at this signature annual event on the grounds of Handley Cellars and winery.  This year's theme is Expressions of Anderson Valley, and will bring back the art and craft faire previously associated with this event.  Taste delicious pairings of Handley wines and artisan foods from this landmark region.
11:00A through 4:00P at Handley Cellars, Philo.  For more information or to join the Handley Cellar Club, go to


Saturday, August 4, 2012
21st Annual Art in the Gardens "Edible Art"
Held during peak bloom season in the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, this event features artisan foodstuffs, fine art, crafts and wine, both for sampling and purchase.  Come and taste our Stella Cadente Olive Oils and enjoy a beautiful day by the sea.
10:00A through 5:00P, Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, Fort Bragg.  For more information, go to


Friday, September 7, 2012
Winesong! Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Barrel Tasting
Held at the historic Little River Inn, this tasting of current and library vintages is a great way to start your Winesong! weekend.
1:00P through 4:00P, Little River Inn, Little River.  For more information or to purchase tickets, go to


Saturday, September 8, 2012
Winesong! Grand Tasting and Charity Auction
Wander the winding trails of the stunning Mendocino Coat Botanical Gardens and enjoy the finest wines, foods and musical entertainement.  Following the tasting, gather in the festive auction tent for one of wine country's singular events.  We will be sampling tasty appetizer bites featuring some of Mendocino County's finest local ingredients and pouring our Stella Cadente Olive oils for your enjoyment.  This event almost always sells out early, so purchase your ticketst today!
11:00A through 2:00P Grand Tasting, 2:00P - 5:00P Charity Auction, Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, Fort Bragg.  For more information or to purchase advance tickets, go to


Saturday, November 3, 2012
3rd Annual Wine and Mushroom Train
Don't miss this signature event that kicks off the Mendocino Wine and Mushroom Fest.  Ride the historic Skunk Train through the wild mushroom-laden forests to Camp Mendocino, where you will enjoy a variety of Mendocino County wines, brews and wild mushroom cuisine.  Vote for your favorite chef in the annual cookoff, and learn wild mushroom lore from local expert Eric Schramm of Mendocino Mushrooms.
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