Upcoming Wine Events – November 2015

Wine Tasting Events

September 25 – November 16, 2015

Orlando, FL – Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival Presented by Chase®

“Embark on a culinary adventure of eclectic cultures, global cuisines and the finest wine country offerings at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Presented by CHASE. Taste Your Way Around the World: Each fall, as the seasons transform, so too does Epcot—where dozens of unique flavors and fun experiences unfold across the park. Delicious Surprises Await: Enjoy the pinnacle of food and wine celebrations, celebrity chef cooking demos and some of the most unique dining opportunities in the world.”

Visit The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival webpage for all the details.


November 6, 2015

Short Hills, NJ  – New Jersey Harvest Wine Festival

“New York Wine Events is pleased to invite you to the New Jersey Harvest Wine Festival on Friday, November 6, 2015 at the Hilton Short Hills Hotel, New Jersey’s Premier Urban Resort.

Celebrate fall and enjoy an amazing array of 150+ expert picked wines! Enjoy full-bodied and rich reds, crisp whites, many specialty wines — awesome wines for fall!

Join us from 7-10pm, hang out and meet up with other wine lovers while enjoying live jazz. Our New Jersey Harvest Wine Festival promises to be yet another great night of wine and merriment to remember.”

The New Jersey Harvest Wine Festival has complete information regarding the schedule, tickets, and pricing.


November 7-8, 2015

Northern Sonoma County, CA – A Wine & Food Affair

“A Wine & Food Affair ~ Tasting Along the Wine Road is the premier event for Wine Road – Northern Sonoma County! Join us for a weekend of wine and food pairing in the Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys. All of the wineries participating will have a favorite winery recipe available online, which they will prepare both days for you to sample, along with the perfect wine.”

For all the details regarding this event, please visit A Wine & Food Affair.


November 13-14, 2015

Des Moines, IA – Iowa’s Premier Wine & Food Expo

“Iowa’s Premier Beer, Wine & Food Expo, presented by Hy-Vee, will be a melting pot for culinary enthusiasts throughout the Midwest, offering the opportunity to discover the latest cooking techniques from local and regional culinary experts. Don’t miss out on an exciting new opportunity at Iowa’s Premier Beer, Wine and Food Expo, presented by Hy-Vee— our Gourmet Pairing Dinners—that will be offered during the show. This unique, exclusive dining experience pairs a tapas-style multi-course meal with select wine or beer presented, paired and served by one of Des Moines’ top chefs! Reservations can be made in advance on a first-come, first-served basis. Limited seating for 20 is available for each experience. Please note that the $50 price does NOT include admission to the Expo.

Please visit Iowa’s Premier Wine & Food Expo for all the information.


November 14, 2015

Portland, OR – Northwest Food & Wine Festival

“In 2015 The Northwest Food and Wine Festival will return as the definitive wine festival in Portland with a targeted half day wine and food celebration created to present a rich rewarding experience for wine lovers and gourmet food enthusiasts. Held on Saturday at the Double Tree Hotel Exhibit Hall and Ballroom the festival kicks off with the Big Grand Wine Tasting Event . Guests can expect a floor filled with over 600 wines and 50 restaurants and gourmet food tastes which feature an incredible array of options for pairings. They will receive a  wine glass, and be able to navigate the floor, smelling, savoring and seeing the bounty of the Northwest, delighting in its offerings. Whether enjoying the raw oysters and wonderful seafood, chocolate with fresh strawberries or the one on one conversations with the restaurants involved all will appreciate the epicurean atmosphere. Industry booths of gourmet food, wine and culinary accoutrement’s will introduce their brand or product to attendees.  The festival also highlights spirits, beers, pate’s, lamb and all things good!  Spirits, wines and some food may be purchased to be enjoyed later at home.”

More information is located at Northwest Food & Wine Festival’s webpage.


November 16-22, 2015

San Diego, CA – San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival™

“The San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival™ returns November 16-22, 2015, and this year is bigger and better than ever. Indulge in new events, the best wines in the world and some of today’s biggest celebrity chefs and culinary personalities. Join over 150 wineries, breweries and spirit purveyors, 60 of San Diego’s best restaurants, and 10,000 wine and food aficionados from across the nation for the biggest wine and food celebration on the West Coast.”

Visit San Diego Food & Wine Festival’s webpage for all the details.


November 20-22, 2015

Boca Raton, FL – Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival

“Please your palate, step into your stride and enjoy the largest outdoor Culinary Affair in South Florida during the 6th Annual Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival on Friday, November 20th, Saturday, November 21st, and Sunday, November 22nd, 2015. The special 6th Annual Celebration takes place at the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) campus in Boca Raton. This year promises to be a party no one will ever forget with four very special events over three days. Friday night kicks off the festivities with two unique events, the exclusive VIP Dinner Under The Stars, A Four-Course Food & Wine Affair; 7 PM to 10 PM, and the Vineyard Party, A Vine to Glass Affair; 7 PM to 10 PM. Then on Saturday evening, over 75 chefs from the tri-county area converge upon the festival grounds for the Best Florida Food Festival event the Grand Tasting, A Culinary Affair; 6 PM to 10 PM. And, for you Craft Brew lovers we have added a very special event just for you! Join us for the 2nd Annual Craft Brew Battle, A Hoppy Affair!; Sunday afternoon from 1 PM to 4 PM.

The Annual Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival brings you face-to-face with those who have made their lives — their craft. This is the time for you to dine, drink fine wine and experience A Culinary Affair! like no other in South Florida!”

The Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival website has information on tickets and the complete event schedule.