The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) is a private, non-for-profit college dedicated to providing the world’s best professional culinary education. Excellence, leadership, professionalism, ethics and respect for diversity are the core values shared at the three CIA branches. : Hyde Park New York, San Antonio Texas and their west coast campus, our inspiration for this brand; CIA at Greystone.
The historic Greystone is rich with epicurean history. Back in the early 1900’s, Greystone was home to the Christian Brothers Winery, founded by winemaker emeritus Brother Timothy Diener.
Today, the former winery is home to The CIA at Greystone and the inspiration for our Greystone Cellars labels, Brother Timothy’s world-renowned corkscrew collection, consisting of over 1,000 corkscrews collected over 50-years.