Awards

An expression of our appreciation will be presented to the participating chefs, restaurants, wineries and microbreweries for their generous and delicious Epicurean Delight contributions. Restaurant and Libation awards will be presented in categories judged by a distinguished panel of volunteer judges. The coveted “People’s Choice” Restaurant and Libation awards will be decided by you, our guests, during the evening.

 

2016 Culinary Award Winners

Outstanding Hors d’oeuvres
The Blackbird (Tie)
Smoked BBQ Duck Sliders

Republic Pi (Tie)
Duck Bahn Mi

 

Outstanding First Course
Zona Blanca
Atún y Agua Chile Quemado con Maiz

 

Outstanding Entree
1898 Public House
Lobster Mac and Cheese

 

Outstanding Dessert
Downriver Grill
Butterscotch Pudding

 

People’s Choice Best Restaurant
1898 Public House
Lobster Mac and Cheese

 

People’s Choice Best Libation
Walla Walla Vintners 
2014 Columbia Valley Sangiovese 

2014 Walla Walla Valley Merlot