2003-2023 Longfellow Retrospective Tasting at Vintner’s Collective

On December 2nd, 2023, Vintner’s Collective | Napa Valley is hosting Longfellow Wines founders Mark Smith, Craig Whitney, and Winemaker Kale Anderson for an exclusive seated tasting at Vintner’s Collective.

We’ll be opening four exceptional Longfellow library wines: the 2003 Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, and Syrah, along with the 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon. Each wine will be paired with delicious culinary bites from Chef Patrick Merkley for a one-of-a-kind experience; see our menu below. The event will conclude with an informal tasting of all current release Longfellow wines.

This private tasting is limited to 24 guests, and tickets are first come, first served.

December 2, 2023
4 pm
Vintner’s Collective | Napa Valley
1245 Main St.
$195 per person

(We are pleased to offer this luxury experience at $165 per person using the code VCMEMBERS.)

Chef Patrick’s Paired Tasting Menu:

2003 Syrah
Pate of Caramelized White Chocolate infused with
Toasted Cauliflower and White Miso Paste

Roasted Small Lamb Rib, Pepper and Mustard Seed with
Feta Cheese and Herbs Creme

2003 Pinot Noir
Crostini of Duck Confit, Aerated Goat Cheese, Micro Greens, 67%
Cacao Ecuadorian Chocolate Nibs with Toasted and Smoked Almonds

Horseradish and Beet Powder Cured Atlantic Salmon

2003 Cabernet Sauvignon
40 Day aged Flannigan Rib Eye Tartare on German Rye Crostini

Deep Fried Lotus Root with Roasted Garlic and Winter Mash

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Paired with a Decadent Chocolate Surprise Dessert


December 02
4:00 pm 6:00 pm