John Sarich

In Memoriam

John Sarich, Culinary Director - In loving memory 1947 - 2014.

On October 5th, 2014 we lost a beloved and legendary member of the Chateau Ste. Michelle family, our Culinary Director John Sarich. John spent the last three decades inspiring and educating people around the world with his passion for food and wine through his TV shows, cookbooks, and Chateau Ste. Michelle culinary events. To honor John’s remarkable life and legacy at Chateau Ste. Michelle, we have established the John R. Sarich, Jr. Memorial Scholarship at the Seattle Culinary Academy to support future culinary professionals. Donations can be made online or mailed to:

The Seattle Central Foundation
Attn: John R. Sarich, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
1701 Broadway Ave; BE 4180
Seattle, WA 98122
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