Ken & Akiko Freeman welcome five couples to experience the distinctive terroir of their beautiful Gloria Estate Vineyard and their architecturally significant home for a one-of-a-kind Japanese culinary experience!

Spend time in the picturesque Freeman Winery cave for a vertical wine tasting with Ken & Akiko. In the quiet ambiance of the cave, you will savor Freeman’s lineup of acclaimed small-lot Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays from the West Sonoma Coast and Green Valley of the Russian River Valley. 


Chef Yoshi Sogi from Freeman Winery will create intricate pairings using locally grown, farm-to-table products designed to excite the palate, while elevating the nuances of each wine in his cooking demonstration specially designed for you and your guests. Enjoy a five-course lunch masterfully prepared by Chef Yoshi Sogi himself!

To top off the experience, each couple will bring home a signed magnum of Freeman Winery’s best.


  • Cooking Demo & 5-Course Lunch for 5 Couples with Chef Yoshi Sogi
  • Vertical Wine Tasting in the Cave with Ken & Akiko Freeman
  • (5) 1.5L Bottles of Freeman Wine, Signed


Ken & Akiko Freeman, Freeman Winery


Airfare, hotel and ground transportation not included. Based on mutual availability. Expires April 2023. Fair Market Value: $4,550.

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