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Discover Rioja Food&Wine Weekend


Omni Hotels & Resorts and FOOD & WINE invite you to Discover Rioja Weekend at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia. Sample wines and cuisine from one of Spain's burgeoning regions with events that include tastings, a cooking demonstration, tapas crawl, and a five-course, wine-paired dinner. Celebrity Chef Katie Button, owner of Cúrate Tapas Bar and Nightbell restaurant in Asheville, North Carolina, and FOOD & WINE's Executive Wine Editor, Ray Isle, will host the weekend events.


  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m: Welcome reception with cooking demonstration, tapas and wine tasting in the Omni Scottsdale Chef's Kitchen featuring FOOD & WINE Editor Ray Isle and Celebrity Chef Katie Button


  • 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m: Lunch event featuring Executive Chef Marcos Seville and FOOD & WINE  Editor Ray Isle. Programming to include a wine educational-style seminar lead by Ray Isle featuring the wines of Rioja paired with food
  • 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m: Self-guided tasting tour with artisan pop-up shops throughout the property curated by Omni Hotels & Resorts along with FOOD & WINE
  • 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m: Cocktail Reception
  • 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m: Five-course dinner hosted at Prado featuring Celebrity Chef Katie Button


  • 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m: Rosé Brunch featuring Executive Chef Marcos Seville

Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia

4949 E. Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale, AZ
Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia is located in Paradise Valley, Arizona, adjacent to the cities of Scottsdale and Phoenix in the Grand Canyon state. Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at…