Corporate Parties and Team-Building

Enhance professional connections through a delicious team-building experience, wine country style.

Relish offers private cooking parties, dinners, and team-building events that are sure to bring your group together in a fun and delicious way.

See our special Holiday Event Packages, delicious dinner options for your group at the Relish Culinary Center.

Sipping and savoring the resulting dishesWe offer a variety of events from simple appetizer and wine pairings to more elaborate hands-on cooking experiences. All Relish events combine culinary education, fabulous cuisine, and world class wine in a way that is sure to be memorable. We can host your group at the beautiful Relish Culinary Center in downtown Healdsburg, one of our unique and scenic wine country locations or a place of your choosing. Our events are great for cooks of all experience levels.

Corporate events include

  • Hands-on Wine Country Cooking experiences where cooking becomes a forum for collaboration and communication. Your group is arranged into teams, working together to create a dish and share pride in the delicious results. We offer many variations to Pizza challengemeet various corporate objectives:
    • Enhance communication and cooperation with a Hands-On Cooking Party where participants work together to create an entire meal
    • Foster creativity and increase wine knowledge with a Food & Wine Pairing Challengewhere teams get ultra-creative as they cook dishes that pair with a specific wine
    • Fire up your team with a flaming Gourmet Pizza Competition making individual wood-oven pizzas

Cooking with Relish at Quivira
Reinventing the food and wine experience

Dining in the garden at QuiviraAn extended food and wine experience that combines touring, tasting, cooking and dining in a gorgeous setting.

Tour the Quivira vineyards and gardens, learning about old world growing methods that focus on nurturing the land. Glean ingredients from the garden then move to the winery kitchen for a hands-on cooking experience, featuring local, seasonal ingredients such as artisan cheeses, organic produce, north coast seafood, and more. Savor the al fresco meal paired with Quivira wines. More info

  • Team cupcake decoratingProgressive Culinary Challenge - teams compete and earn points doing a variety of food and drink challenges around downtown Healdsburg. Choose from a Mixology Challenge at a local hip bar, Themed Cupcake Decorating at a downtown bakery, Wine Blending at a nearby tasting room, and more.
  • Wine Education to complement a visit to the wine country. Relish works with a number of engaging and talented wine educators to offer a wide variety of wine events. Each event is sure to be educational and fun for winebeginners to experienced wine connoisseurs:
    • Fundamentals of Food and Wine Pairing
    • Introduction to the Appelations of Sonoma County
    • How to Taste Wine - deductive (blind) wine tasting
    • Pinots around the World
    • And more...
  • Custom events can be created based on the specific requirements of your group. We are happy to accommodate virtually any special event request. Past custom events include
    • Paella Party
    • Local Farm Tour, including a farm-inspired lunch
    • Winery Tour and VIP Tasting
    • And others

Relish events utilize local and seasonal ingredients, giving guests a "sense of place" that is unique to Sonoma County.

You choose the date, location and menu, Relish provides everything for your cooking experience:  cooking equipment, ingredients, aprons, dining ware, tables, chairs, and decorations. A professional chef or wine instructor leads each event with support as needed from a Relish event manager and staff. Guests enjoy the wine and food prepared at the class and take home recipes for all dishes.

Relish takes pride in creating a festive and inviting environment where everyone learns new culinary techniques while developing and enhancing professional connections.

Contact Relish today at 877.759.1004 or email us to discuss your special event.
 


Satisfied Corporate Clients

Adobe Systems
Advanced Micro Devices
Advent Software
Agilent
Alderbrook Winery
Allstate Insurance
AMInnovation
Amy's Kitchen
Apple Computer
Bacardi
Berkshire Hathaway
BioFocus
BioMarin
Blue Skye
Calif. State Auto Assoc.
Calif. State Sherrif's Assoc.
CEVA
Chanel
City of Sacramento
Comcast
Common Sense Media
Coppola Winery
Delta Dental
Entercom
Equinix
Facebook
Farmer's Insurance
Fireman's Fund
Gallo Family Vineyard
Gap
Genentech
General Dynamics
Ghiradelli
Google
JDS Uniphase
Jennerex
Jordan Winery
Kaiser Permanente
Kiewit
Kosta Brown
Magellan Midstream
Medtronic
Mengali Accounting
Multi-Contact
One Medical Group
Onyx Pharmaceutical
Oracle
Red Bull
Rodney Strong
Rosenblum Cellars
Round Table
Seghesio Winery
Shell
Sonoma Grape Camp
Spirivin
Sports Leisure
Stryker Orthopedic
Symmetricom
TendoCom
Thrivent Financial
Trivascular
Vistage
Wells Fargo
Whole Foods
WomensQuest
...and many more...