5 Great Wine Festivals
If you know that you'd like to get away this summer or fall, but haven't settled on a destination, consider organizing your plans around a wine festival. These events are often held outdoors amid gorgeous scenery and feature great wines and food. What more could we ask as Epicurious fans?
Here are 5 great wine festivals to get you thinking:
Saab Vine Dining 2008 will be held June 22 in Vineland,
Taste3 will be held from July 17 to July 19 at COPIA in Napa, California. A three-day gathering of nimble minds, eclectic palates and provocative ideas. Join Robert & Margrit Mondavi and 300 chefs, sommeliers, artisans, authors, executives, journalists and thought leaders in wine, food and the arts for Robert Mondavi Winery's third annual Taste3 Conference. Admission is $1950. For information, visit http://www.taste3.com.
Shores of Erie International Wine Festival will be held September 6 in Amherstburg, Ontario. Features a concert on Thursday evening (last year Cowboy Junkies and Ron Sexsmith) and Friday through Sunday is a wine festival featuring the 13 wineries of the Lake Erie North Shore. There will be 23 restaurant participants and a demo kitchen along with entertainment Admission is $13. For information, visit http://www.soewinefestival.com.
Edgefield uncorked! will be held September 29 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in Nashville, TN. Features artisan wines, gourmet foods, and entertainment. Admission is $50 in advance or $60 at the door. Proceeds go to historic preservation and three
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