Penfolds Premium Wine Dinner with Master Sommelier Gillian Ballance

5921 Valencia Cir, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067, USA


Join world-renowned Master Sommelier Gillian Ballance for an exquisite, coursed dinner paired with the most celebrated Australian wines in the Penfolds portfolio:

Bin 311 South Australia Chardonnay 2020

Bin 51 Eden Valley Riesling 2023

Bin 28 South Australia Shiraz 2021

Bin 704 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

Bin 407 South Australia Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

Penfolds Grange South Australia Shiraz 2018

Penfolds Grandfather South Australia Rare Tawny Port

Ballance has been featured in numerous publications like Wine Spectator, Food and Wine Magazine and an abundance of Trade publications. In 2012 Ballance passed the esteemed Master Sommelier Diploma Exam through the Court of Master Sommeliers, representing one of 30 women in the world. She received her Higher Certificate of Distinction as well as her Diploma in Wines & Spirits from the British Wine and Spirits Education Trust. In 2016, Ballance became an Approved Education Provider for the WSET Wine and Spirit courses. This year, Ballance was appointed to sit on the James Beard Foundation Beverage Advisory Board.

The success of Penfolds has been driven by the generations of visionaries and innovators. From the beginning in 1844 to today, the merging of science, art and innovation has driven Penfolds to become one of Australia's most famed and respected winemakers.

Special room rates available for attendees of this special event.  Please call 858-759-6240 to book your stay!  

Event Fee includes all tax, gratuity, and valet parking.