Valley Cultural Centers
Valley Cultural Center

The Taste of the Valley


The Taste of the Valley – 18th Annual Food, Wine, Spirits, and Microbrew Fest

Tasty Cuisine, Premium Wines, Flavorful Brews

Over 1,000 connoisseurs from all over the Valley will gather to experience the ultimate in dining indulgence from local restaurants, wineries, and microbreweries. Enjoy the evening in our beautiful 20,000 square-foot garden venue at Westfield Topanga. All tastings included in price of ticket. Attendees must be 21 years of age to enter. No strollers. Net proceeds will benefit the Valley Cultural Center.

The event will be held at:

Westfield Topanga
6600 Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Canoga Park, CA 91303

Atop Macy’s Parking Structure near Topanga Canyon Blvd. & Vanowen St.


The Taste of the Valley is the San Fernando Valley’s largest wine tasting and food festival. Join us for tasty cuisine from over 30 restaurants and delicious, smooth spirits and flavorful microbrews from over 90 wineries, spirits, and breweries.

We are offering early bird tickets on sale for $50 per person until April 1st!
After April 1st, tickets will be $60 per person. Tickets sold at the door will be $75 per person. Call Valley Cultural Center for information at 818-704-1358. All proceeds benefit the Valley Cultural Center. VCC provides diverse programs and events in the arts that bring together talent, community and business throughout the San Fernando Valley.

Many thanks to our sponsors for their support!

Presenting Sponsor


Gold Sponsors


logo_macys logo-StellaArtoisA-Rental_Conn_logo logo_shock-top West Hills Hospital logo_goose-island-beer-co Wells Fargo Anheuser Busch Farmers Insurance logo   logo_golden-road-brewing  logo-Blumenfield

Silver Sponsors

ds_logo-keyes gaspar insurance   ladn-lnm   logo_west-hills-health   Valley News Group logo_topanga-terrace    logo-douglas-emmett_web     logo-Matt-Dababneh   logo_comfort-care-hospice     Congressman Brad Sherman



2016 Participants (Check back to see who will be there in 2017!)


ACE Academy of Culinary Education

Bazille at Nordstrom

BJ’s Restaurant

Blaze Pizza

Braemar Country Club

Breeze An American Grill at the
Marriott Warner Center

California Pizza Kitchen

Cava Mezze Grill

Cavaretta’s Italian Deli

Corner Bakery


Follow Your Heart

Fresh Brothers Pizza

Gasolina Café

Henri’s Catering

The Hilton Woodland
   Hills/Los Angeles

Il Fornaio

Islands Restaurant

Jimmy’s Famous
   American Tavern

Larsen’s Steakhouse

LePain Quotdien

Lucille’s BBQ

Maggiano’s Little Italy

Panera Bread

Pedalers Fork

P.F. Chang’s China Bistro

Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse

Slaw Dogs

Stonefire Grill

Tender Greens

Trader Joe’s
Woodland Hills

Veggie Grill

Wholefood Market/
   BU Kombucha

XOC Tequilla Grill

Speciality Shops

The Baker

Barista Society

Bella Donna Catering

Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Dandy Don’s


Go Greek Yogurt

Illy Issimo

La Creme Bakery

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Sevan’s Ice Cream

Sparkletts Water


Beers & Micro Brews

101 Cider House

Barley Forge Brewing Co

El Segundo Brewing Company

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.

Fireman’s Brew

Golden Road

Goose Island

Indie Brewing Company

Ladyface Ale Companie

Rekorderlig Cider

Shock Top (Brewed in CA)

Stella Artois

Uinta Brewing Company

Wolf Creek Brewing Company


Antonio Sanz

The Arsonist

Artesa Vineyards

August Kessler

Bogle Wines


Brazin Wine


Ca’ Donini

Caricature Wines

Champagne Tattinger


Eppa Sangria

Excelsior Wines

Fetzer Vineyards


Gancia Wines

Gil Family

Gurachi Wine Partners

Hangtime Wines

Herzog Wine Cellars

Hess Vineyards

Indaba Wines

Irony Wines

J Lohr

Jekel Vineyards

Jeff Welburn Selections

Joel Gott

Joh Jos Prum

Josh Cellars

Kendall Jackson


Lechuza Vineyard



Michael David Wines

Michel Torino


Morgan Winery


Napa Cellars


Rebel Coast Winery

Robert Mondavi

Rodney Strong

Sake Booth


Takara Sake USA

Talbott Vineyards

The Rule

True Myth

Wente Vineyards



American Born Moonshine

Ancho Reyes Chili Licor

Bird Dog Whiskey

Blue Chair Rum

Botanist Gin

Bruichladdich Single Malt Scotch

Corralejo Tequila

Devotion Vodka

Dream Catcher Irish Liqueur

Eagle Rare Bourbon

Evan Williams Bourbon

Fireball Cinnamon Whisky

Flor de Caña Rum

Glen Moray Scotch

Glenfiddich Scotch Wisky

Gray’s Peak Vodka

Hanger One Vodka

Hardy Cognac

Herradura Tequila

Highland Park Scotch

Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey

Lexington Bourbon

Luna Azul Tequila

Maestro Dobel Tequila

Monkey Shoulder Scotch

Mount Gay Rum

Patron Spirits Company

Pravda Vodka

Russian Standard Vodka

St. George Spirits

Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey

Teeling’s Irish Whiskey

Templeton Rye

The Maccallan

Tin Cup Whiskey

Tito’s Vodka

Ventura Limoncello

Wheatley Vodka

Woodford Reserve

Zaya Rum

Zu Vodka