October 10, 2020

Crush Challenge

Napa Valley, CA
People standing at Yountville Park for Crush Challenge.
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Barrel Tasting at ZD Wines

10am - 12pm // ZD Wines

ZD Wines’ barrel tasting is hosted by the winemakers of ZD at their newly renovated Rutherford Estate. A wide selection of ZD’s award-winning wines will be available to taste, including library and large format bottles, along with artisanal cheese, charcuterie, and light food pairings hand selected and prepared by our guest chef. The wine tasting includes access to the Food & Wine Marketplace as well, for a complete day of the finest food and wine the Napa Valley has to offer.

Transportation to/from ZD Wines will be provided from the North Yountville Park.

Food & Wine Marketplace

12pm-3pm // North Yountville Park

All inclusive, 10 local vintners and 10 favorite restaurants bring their tasting rooms and kitchens to you to create an epic tasting experience unlike anywhere else. Walk around the grounds and sample local wines and favorite culinary dishes while enjoying live music and participate in the silent auction.

The Ride

8:30 or 9am-12pm

Experience the beauty of Napa Valley during harvest on a private cycling excursion. Pass through vineyard-lined avenues, sharing the road with cycling pros and friends of the Crush Challenge. Note, the 50-mile route departs at 8:30 a.m., and the others take off at 9:00 a.m.

Cost includes admission to Food & Wine Marketplace immediately following the ride.

Multi-Chef, Multi-Course Wine Dinner

6pm-10pm // Napa Valley

A culinary team of 5 chefs will pair 5 dishes with award-winning wines from local vintners. Learn more about the beneficiaries and bid in their incredible live auction.

The Auction

The silent and live auctions include rare wines, private vineyard dinners, wine-inspired art, exotic vehicle experiences, a South African safari vacation, and much more.

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