Pigs & Pinot Talent

Taste, Tournament of the Pig and Gala Guest Chefs

David Burke

Chef/Owner Tavern62 by David Burke

Elizabeth Falkner

Chef/Author/Artist - New York

Nancy Silverton

Chef/Co-Owner Mozza Restaurant Group

Bryan Voltaggio

Chef/Owner VOLT, Lunchbox, Family Meal, RANGE and AGGIO

Taste and Gala Guest Wineries

Aubert Lefas

Winemaker, Domaine Lejeune

Michael Browne

Founder, Kosta Browne

Daniel J. O’Connell

Owner, O’Connell Vineyards

Lynn Penner-Ash

Founder and Winemaker, Penner-Ash Wine Cellars

Ben Cane

Winemaker, Westwood Estate Wines

Pinot Cup Judges

Michael Jordan

Master Sommelier

Esther Mobley

Wine Writer, San Francisco Chronicle

Sandy Block

Master of Wine and VP Beverage Operation, Legal Seafood

Taste of Pigs & Pinot Restaurants

Taste of Pigs & Pinot Wineries

Tournament of the Pig


Mario Cantone

Actor and Comedian

Ultimate Pinot Smackdown Master Sommeliers

Fred Dame

Keith Goldston

Drew Hendricks

Michael Jordan

Ultimate Pinot Smackdown Wineries

Spoonbar’s Swine & Wine Chefs

Casey Van Voorhis

Co-Executive Chef, Spoonbar

Patrick Van Voorhis

Co-Executive Chef, Spoonbar

Carrie Blease

Owner, Co-Chef, Lord Stanley

Rupert Blease

Owner, Co-Chef, Lord Stanley

Spoonbar’s Swine & Wine Guest Wineries

John Wilson

Winemaker, Thomas George Estates

Heidi Bridenhagen

Winemaker, MacRostie Winery & Vineyards