• Thursday—Celebrating Food and Wine Harmony, Dining at Robert Biale Vineyards
  • Friday—Evening with the Winemakers Auction and Dinner
  • Saturday—VIP only Seminar and VIP entry into the Tasting that follows

  • Two hotel nights for two at the Archer Hotel, downtown Napa
  • Also included in your VIP Package purchase—annual Heritage Club/Vintage Membership (with wine)
  • Package for 2 – $3,990
  • Single – $2,650

Email info@zap.com for no hotel VIP Package option

 *Optional additional nights, Thursday or Saturday at the hotel available at $475 inclusive of taxes


Thursday, January 30th

Celebrating Food and Wine Harmony

Get ready for an unforgettable experience as ZinEX kicks off in spectacular style Join us for 5 weekend with a four-course culinary adventure with eight Zinfandel Winemakers at Robert Biale Vineyards

Friday, January 31st

Evening with the Winemakers and Auction

Experience an extravagant evening at CIA at Copia with legendary winemaker hosts pouring favorite vintages, delectable hors d’oeuvres, a lavish multi-course feast, and a spirited auction—all supporting ZAP’s education programs

Saturday, February 1st

VIP Only Seminar

A unique opportunity to sample wines presented by winemaker guests in an exquisite theater setting, exclusive available to VIP pass holders

Saturday, February 1st

The Tasting

Experience the grand finale event this weekend, where you’ll indulge in an extensive showcase of Zinfandels and blends, complemented by sumptuous culinary delights, while engaging with winemakers in a vibrant atmosphere.

Hotel & Venues

Host Hotel

Archer Hotel

Downtown Napa

Downtown Napa is having a major moment—incredible, experiential tasting rooms, scores of shops and a culinary wonderland waiting to be explored, just a delightful, stress-free walk from the Archer, an eclectically elegant boutique hotel. Their luxurious wine country retreat boasts a distinctly urban vibe with an abundance of activities to relish. The Archer Hotel stands as your  ideal Napa ZinEX hideaway for ZinEX VIP Weekend Classic!

Opening Night

Robert Biale Vineyards

Big Ranch Rd, Napa, CA

Robert Biale Vineyards, founded in 1991 in Napa Valley, is famous for its Zinfandel and Petite Sirah wines. The winery honors a tradition from the 1930s, when Aldo Biale sold “Black Chicken” Zinfandel. Today, Biale combines tradition and modern techniques to create wines known for their depth and balance.

ZinEX Events

Downtown Napa, CA

The CIA at Copia, located in Napa, California, is a branch of the Culinary Institute of America dedicated to food, wine, and the arts. It offers a variety of culinary classes, wine tastings, and events, fostering a deeper appreciation of culinary arts. The facility also features a restaurant, theater, and extensive gardens, making it a vibrant hub for food and wine enthusiasts.

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