Napa’s Meadowood Releases This Year’s Hot Lineup of International Chefs for 12 Days of Christmas Dinner
It may be too early to start shopping for Christmas, but it’s definitely not too early to begin dreaming of Meadowood’s 12 Days of Christmas dinner, which just announced its anticipated line-up for this year’s celebration, December 4 through 19.
Each year—it’s now in its eighth—chef Christopher Kostow (pictured, right) and the team at the Restaurant at Meadowood, which has three Michelin stars, invites 11 influential chefs from around the world to Napa to collaborate on a menu served only for one night, paired with wines from Napa Valley. This year, patrons will travel to the kitchens of Copenhagen, Mexico City, Melbourne, and Paris, among others. Below is the full lineup.
Dinner tickets begin at $495, or eat at the chef’s counter for $750. Overnight packages for the event, which include dinner for two, start at $1,600.
December 4: Chef Daniel Humm of Eleven Madison Park, New York
December 5: Chef Nenad Mlinarevic of Focus, Switzerland
December 8: Chef Christian Puglisi of Relæ, Copenhagen
December 9: Chef Jorge Vallejo of Quintonil, Mexico City
December 10: Chef Joshua Skenes of Saison, San Francisco
December 11: Chef Matt Wilkinson of Pope Joan, Melbourne
December 12: Chef Kim Floresca and Chef Daniel Ryan of [ONE] restaurant, Chapel Hill, NC
December 15: Chef Isaac McHale of The Clove Club, London
December 16: Chef Kyle Connaughton and Head Farmer Katina Connaughton of Single Thread (opening fall 2015), Healdsburg, CA
December 17: Chef Atsushi Tanaka of Restaurant A.T, Paris
December 18: Chef Justin Yu of Oxheart Restaurant, Houston, TX
December 19: Chef Christopher Kostow of The Restaurant at Meadowood, Saint Helena
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