March 17/18, 2017

DCS Grill Giveaway

DCS, The Pioneers of Professional Outdoor Kitchens and proud sponsor of Pigs & Pinot 2017 invite you to have a chance to win a 36” DCS Grill and Cart. You don’t have to be a professional chef to cook like one. DCS invented the art of outdoor grilling and we want you to experience the performance and power of the grill that has been leading outdoor premium performance for over 25 years.

Pigs & Pinot Silent Auction


Join us for our exciting lineup including: Taste of Pigs & Pinot, Tournament of the Pig, Ultimate Pinot Smackdown, Dry Creek Kitchen’s Gala Dinner and Spoonbar’s Swine & Wine Dinner.


12th Annual Pigs & Pinot participating pork and pinot authorities include some of the country’s most renowned chefs and critically acclaimed winemakers.

Feder Knives

Sculptor and knifemaker Geoff Feder teams up with Chef Charlie Palmer to create custom chef knives inspired by the chef’s renowned Pigs & Pinot event.

Hotel Healdsburg

Hotel Healdsburg encompasses the Sonoma County wine country’s simplicity and charm. Set on the western edge of Healdsburg's historic town plaza, the 59-room boutique hotel boasts beautifully appointed guest rooms, Chef Charlie Palmer's Dry Creek Kitchen, country gardens, pool, and the luxurious Spa.


All net proceeds benefit Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign to end childhood hunger in America, as well as local Sonoma County scholarships and charities.

2016 Recap

2016 Winner’s Circle

Pinot Cup

Pinot Cup Winner
O’Connell Vineyards
2014 Estate Grown, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County

Pinot Cup Runner Up
Charlie Clay
2013 Russian River Valley, Sonoma County

Tournament of the Pig

Judges’ Choice
Team Michael Mina / Adam Sobel and Matt Lambert

Peoples’ Choice
Team Barbara Lynch and Bryan Voltaggio

Ultimate Pinot Smackdown

Smackdown Winner
2013 Russian River Valley, Sonoma County
(Winner represented by Michael Jordan)

Smackdown Runner Up
2012 Mineral Springs, Yamhill-Carlton, Oregon