Taste of Yosemite

Taste of Yosemite


Special Tastings and Wine Pairings

Special Tastings and Wine Pairings

America’s most renowned chefs come together at The Majestic Yosemite Hotel to share their cuisine at an exceptional event. Capturing the flavors of traditional American favorites infused with each chef’s unique twists—from modern cosmopolitan flair, to bold Asian flavors to delightful French influences—each dish complements the next.

During the event, you’ll enjoy cooking demonstrations, a reception where you’ll mix and mingle with the chefs, and a fabulous five-course dinner prepared by a visiting chef.


Session & Lodging Packages start at just $260 per night!

Prices are per person based on double occupancy. Package pricing includes gratuity, but does not include taxes.


2018 Taste of Yosemite Packages

Free shuttle bus transportation is provided between Yosemite Valley Lodge, and The Majestic Yosemite Hotel for A Taste of Yosemite guests.

Session & Lodging Dates
Check-in / Check-Out Dates
The Majestic Yosemite Hotel Package Yosemite Valley Lodge Package
Session I
January 7 - 10, 2018
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Session II
January 10 - 12, 2018
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Session III
January 21 - 24, 2018
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Session IV
January 24 - 26, 2018
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Session V
January 28 - 31, 2018
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Session VI
January 31 -
February 2, 2018
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Pricing Details:

Adults $205.00
Price includes gala dinner gratuity, but excludes tax. 

Session Reservations
Session I
January 9, 2018
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Session II
January 11, 2018
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Session III
January 23, 2018
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Session IV
January 25, 2018
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Session V
January 30, 2018
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Session VI
February 1, 2018
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All Sessions
  • 6:00 pm Sundays and Wednesdays: Meet the Chefs Reception @ The Solarium
  • 6:30 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays: Gala Dinner @ The Majestic Dining Room

2018 Taste of Yosemite Lineup

Taste of Yosemite Schedule of Events

Event Dates Featured Guest Lineup
Session I
January 7 - 9, 2018

David Bazirgan - Bambara - Cambridge, MA

Ryan Scott - Ryan Scott 2 Go - San Francisco, CA 

Brian Streeter - Cakebread Cellars - Napa, CA 

Session II
January 10 - 11, 2018

Sarah & Evan Rich - Rich Table - San Francisco, CA

Annie Somerville - Greens - San Francisco, CA

Jason Fox - Commonwealth - San Francisco, CA

Session III
January 21 - 23, 2018

Cal Stamenov - Lucia - Carmel Valley, CA

Duskie Estes & John Stewart - Zazu - Sebastopol, CA

John Sundstrom - Lark - Seattle, WA

Session IV
January 24 - 25, 2018

Peter Chastain - Prima - Walnut Creek, CA

Elizabeth Falkner - Falk Yeah! - New York, NY

Jason Paluska - The Lark - Santa Barbara, CA

Session V
January 28 - 30, 2018

Mark Franz & Jason Ryczek - Farallon - San Francisco, CA 

Jerry Traunfeld - Poppy - Seattle, WA

Peggy Smith & Sue Conley - Cowgirl Creamery - Pt. Reyes & SF, CA

Session VI
January 31 - February 1, 2018

Brett Cooper - Aster - San Francisco, CA

Jesse Cool & Charlie Parker - Flea Street Cafe - Menlo Park, CA

Kim Alter - Nightbird - San Francisco, CA