Spice Up Your Next Event at the CIA!
Are you looking for a unique alternative for your next family reunion, bachelor or bachelorette party, birthday, anniversary, or night out with friends? Celebrate in our kitchens, where we offer experiences to suit a wide variety of interests and skill levels!
Whether you want to sit back, relax, and enjoy a Napa-inspired cooking or wine demonstration or roll up your sleeves and jump into action, we have space for two or 200 of your closest friends!
Looking for a New Way to Bond with Your Coworkers?
Nothing brings people together like great food and wine, and at the CIA, we have plenty of both! Whether you’re planning a team-building event, holiday party, or staff appreciation luncheon, we offer educational and interactive experiences for all of your corporate needs.
At our St. Helena or Napa Valley locations, we can accommodate groups of all sizes, with hands-on kitchen activities, wine tastings, and, yes, plenty of snacks to keep your team happy! Let’s work together to customize the perfect event.
A Sampling of Offerings:
Kick back and relax while experienced CIA chefs give you their best tips, tricks, and plenty of tastes in our demonstration kitchen. And since we’re in Napa, you’ll enjoy pairings with our own Greystone Cellar wines.
Looking for some healthy competition? What better way than to compete for bragging rights in the CIA kitchen? After some coaching, you’ll work as teams to throw down and create your best dish. Final dishes will be judged by CIA chefs, so you better be in it to win it!
Come and spend a fun day exploring global cuisines with our CIA chefs. You and your guests will learn the techniques, flavor profiles, and recipes needed to create a meal to share together.
The Chef’s Table
In this multi-course, sit-back-and-relax-style dinner event, you will experience an intimate view of our chefs working their magic. Ask questions, relax with friends, and enjoy delicious food in an up-close-and-personal venue.
Wine and Beverage Classes
Learn a new language as our CIA wine experts guide you through the finer details of tasting and pairing wines. Explore topics like How to Taste Wine in 90 Seconds, The History of Napa Valley in 8 Glasses, or Pairing Principles: Wine and Chocolate.