Join over 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers, three internationally known guest winemakers, and well known wine critics and experts in exploring one of the world’s most beloved and noble red wine grape varieties – Merlot. Contrast the growing conditions, wine styles and wines of the Walla Walla Valley with the Bordeaux region of France, Tuscany, Italy and Napa Valley, California. Participate in special tastings of rare vintage wines, one-of-a-kind winemaker dinners and receptions with some of the Valley’s most acclaimed winemakers and much more!
Event Schedule: At a Glance
Thursday, June 18, 2015
4:30-6:30 p.m. Vintage Pour at Dunham Cellars
Friday, June 19, 2015
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. World of Merlot kick-off at the Power House Theatre
3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Winemaker panel and discussion at Marcus Whitman Hotel
6:00-8:30 p.m. Merlot wine tasting and dinner at Reid Center at Whitman College
Saturday, June 20, 2015
6:00-9:00 p.m. Winemaker dinner series throughout the Valley.