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Rancho Pescadero Guest Chef Weekend

Josh Silvers, Chef and Co-owner of Jacksons Bar& Oven in Santa Rosa, CA will join the first Guest Chef Weekend at Rancho Pescadero November 12-15, 2015.  Silvers, who was the chef/owner of Syrah Bistro for fourteen years and co-wrote the Down Home Downtown Cookbook with Rancho Pescadero Chef Jeff Mall formerly of Zin Restaurant & Wine Bar in Sonoma, will be joining Renee Erickson, author of “A Boat, a Whale and A Walrus” and Chef/Owner of Seattle’s The Walrus and the Carpenter, The Whale Wins, and Barnacle,  for this weekend of cooking demos, special dinners, cocktail classes, wine and tequila tastings, and more.



Thursday, November 12

Cocktail Reception ($25)

Dinner on the Beach by Rancho Pescadero Chefs Jeff and Susan Mall ($100)


Friday, November 13

Cooking demo and lunch with Guest Chef Renee Erickson ($75)

Tequila and Mezcal Tasting ($25)

Dinner on the lawn by Guest Chef Josh Silvers ($100)


Saturday, November 14

Coffee Roasting Demo and Tasting with Baja Beans ($15)

Cooking demo and lunch with Josh Silvers and Jeff Mall ($75)

Mezcal and Tequila Tasting with Bar Manager Danny Sanchez ($25)

Tasting Menu Dinner by Guest Chef in the Garden Restaurant ($100)


Sunday, November 15

Brunch in the Garden Restaurant ($30)



Package starts at $655 per person + tax. Package includes all events. Events may also be purchased individually.



Reservations can be made by visiting or calling (910) 300-8891.


About Rancho Pescadero:

Rancho Pescadero is located just an hour north of Cabo San Lucas in Baja, Mexico, just six miles south of Todos Santos. Rancho Pescadero is bucking the trend of the traditional boutique beach hotel with a simple motto: “We want them to squeal when they get here and cry when they leave.” The hotel features 29 suites, a garden restaurant, Tres Hermanas Spa specializing in local and indigenous ingredients, a 2,000 square foot yoga pavilion, and a two-mile stretch of white sandy beach. Activities include surfing, fishing, beachfront horseback riding, hiking, biking, and cooking classes. Enjoy daily complimentary yoga; coffee, pastries and fruit delivered each morning; and more, at this oasis voted in the Top 25 by Trip Advisor for Best Mexico Hotel, Best Service in Mexico, and Best for Spa/Relaxation. Rates range from $210-435 per night.


The official dates for this event have been announced. The first Rancho Pescadero Guest Chef Weekend of the 2015 – 2016 season will take place November 12 – 15. Events are subject to sudden change and cancellation. Please confirm with the event organizer before booking your trip.

For help with your travel planning, please do not hesitate to call toll free at (US/CAN) 855-BAJA (2252)-411, or email to reach one of our expert travel agents.

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