The Disciples Escoffier International USA inducted Chappellet Vineyard & Winery and Cyril Chappellet, owner and CEO, into the Disciples Escoffier at a special event on Jan. 31.

The winery and Cyril Chappellet received the Green Sash, marking their induction in the category of Food/Wine Producer. By being awarded the Green Sash, Chappellet becomes the first winery in the United States to receive the distinction of induction into the Disciples Escoffier.

The induction ceremony was part of a special reception hosted by the Triumph Higher Education Group and the Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts to honor Chef Jeremiah Tower and Michel Escoffier, the great-grandson of Maitre Auguste Escoffier.

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