Red Wine and Chocolates

February 18, 2017 – February 20, 2017

Our hours this year for this event:
Feb 17 – Friday from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Feb 18 – Saturday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Feb 19 – Sunday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Feb 20 – Monday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

The natural affinity between dark chocolate and red wine is no secret. The Red Wine and Chocolate event weekend — February 18th – 20th in the Yakima Valley — provides a distinctive and elegant offering of fine chocolate and fine wine. Visit the more than 40 wineries in the Yakima Valley Wine country during this Presidents’ Day weekend. Each winery pairs sumptuous chocolate desserts with their very own remarkable red wines.

At the Yakima Valley Vintners Teaching Winery we invite you to join us for a complimentary tour of the Teaching Winery with our student winemakers to sample our award winning wines paired with delectable milk and dark chocolate confections provided by our in house chef. Premier Pass holders will receive an exclusive sample of our Reserve “Dean’s List Red Blend”. Tasting fees will be waived for Premier Pass holders.

Yakima Valley is inviting wine and chocolate enthusiasts to its annual Red Wine & Chocolate event weekend. As the oldest wine growing region in Washington state, wineries from Yakima, Zillah, Prosser and Red Mountain will be offering a weekend of divine decadence with the Premier Pass, the only way to experience the depth of the Yakima Valley during Red Wine & Chocolate weekend.

Purchase a PREMIER PASS allowing access to exclusive benefits available only during this Red Wine and Chocolate weekend at over 40 participating wineries. PREMIER PASS holders will be able to experience a variety of specialty food pairings, library tastings, and tours not available to the public.

Passes purchased through February 8 will be shipped to you at the shipping address you provide during checkout beginning February 9.

Passes purchased after February 8 will be available for pick-up during the event weekend at the location selected during checkout.


*PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN GLASS. Wineries cannot provide glasses during large event weekends.


Download your Yakima Valley Wine Map here!

Premier Passes are available for $35 at the door at select wineries during the event weekend. PASSES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

Following are benefits offered to Premier Pass holders from participating wineries. Wineries are submitting information regularly, please check back to see what your favorite winery is offering.

Waived Tasting Fee

$ Tasting Fee Not Waived with Premier Pass

PASS SALES This venue is selling Premier Passes during the event weekend