Chateau Experience

Only 15 miles
from Seattle, yet
a world away

On a map, Chateau Ste. Michelle winery is 15 miles outside of Seattle in Woodinville, Washington. But when you're walking the historic grounds with a glass of wine in hand while a peacock says hello from a few feet away, you think you're a million miles away from everything.

Chateau Experience

Longest list of
wines in the state

Whether you're here as an escape from the ordinary or to take a deep dive into our long list of award-winning wines, you must try our tours and tastings. Our passionate, diverse staff will provide a wide array of wines to try, many unavailable anywhere else.

Chateau Experience

Events & Activities
for every mood

The Chateau experience offers wine & food classes from our in-house culinary team, unforgettable chef dinners, and a renowned summer concert series benefitting our charitable giving fund.

Upcoming Events


Vintage Reserve Club

Estate Rouge Release Night

Chateau Ste. Michelle

6:00 - 8:00pm
Complimentary for Rouge Members (2 for Rouge Members/ 4 for Heritage Members)

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Complimentary for Rouge Members (2 for Rouge Members/ 4 for Heritage Members)

Join us at the Chateau to celebrate your new releases, enjoy live music and meet other VRC members! We will be offering a selection of wines, including your October club selections, the 2014 Walla Walla Red Blend and the 2014 Ethos Syrah, Columbia Valley.

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Culinary Event

Murder Mystery Dinner Event

Chateau Ste. Michelle Banquet Room

$95 retail | $85 VRC members

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Come join us for a night back in the Roaring 20’s spiked with Murder, Mystery and Mayhem at Chateau Ste. Michelle.

You will be enjoying a wonderful meal paired with delicious award winning wines while solving an unfathomable murder! Whether you are playing a part, watching and laughing, enjoying a savory three course dinner, or working to solve the crime, it will be a fun filled evening! So bring a date or a group of friends and we hope to see you there.

There will be several prizes to be given out. Be ready to participate, come in character and dressed to impress in your finest 1920’s attire!

What to Expect:
6:30pm - Guest Arrival, Check in, Enjoy Appetizers, Activities
7:00pm - Seated for 3 Course Dinner & Let the Mystery Begin!
9:00pm - Murder Solved and Event Concludes
9:30pm - Awards

Performance by: The Murder Mystery Company

21 and over only, please.


Coconut Prawns, Sweet chili Dipping sauce
Burrata, Prosciutto & Tomato Crostini, Fresh Basil
Gorgonzola, Caramelized Onions and Italian Fontina Pizza, Fresh Arugula
2010 Domaine Ste. Michelle Luxe Sparkling Wine, Columbia Valley

Butter Lettuce, Pink Lady Apples, Beecher’s Flagship Cheese, Toasted hazelnuts, Creamy Apple Cider Vinaigrette
2015 Chateau Ste. Michelle Cold Creek Vineyard Riesling, Columbia Valley

Roasted Organic Chicken Breast
Chanterelle Mushroom & Thyme Sauce, Butternut Squash Risotto,
Parmesan Cheese, Garlic Broccoli
2014 Chateau Ste. Michelle Cold Creek Vineyard Chardonnay, Columbia Valley
2012 Chateau Ste. Michelle Ethos Syrah, Columbia Valley

Pear Frangipane Tart
Vanilla Crème Anglaise, Caramel & whipped cream
2014 Chateau Ste. Michelle Ethos Late Harvest Riesling, Columbia Valley

Vegetarian dish available upon request. Due to the nature of our unique dining experiences, we are unable to accommodate additional dietary requests.

We allow 72 hours in advance of the event to cancel with a full refund. After the 72 hours, we will not be able to refund and you will be charged for the event.


Winery Event

Blind Taste Like a Master Sommelier

Chateau Ste. Michelle Visitor Center

$95 | $80 Club

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Learn from a master!

Join Ste. Michelle Wine Estates’ Master Sommelier and Senior Director of Wine Education, Rob Bigelow to learn how to interpret what is in each glass of wine you enjoy. From picking up varietal aroma clues to deducing the vintage of a wine from its appearance, you will walk away from this class with a better understanding of what is in your glass.

Accommodates up to 80 guests.
Starts at 6:00pm. Approximately 90 minutes.

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