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Food & Wine January - March 2005

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Food & Wine
Festivals and Events: January-March 2005

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January 2005

January 21-29
Valley of the World WineFest
Tel: 831-595-3341
Enjoy a week of wine tastings, wine-pairing sessions, and wine auctions, plus gourmet dinners and much more, including a gala finale at the National Steinbeck Center. Prices and venues vary, so call or visit the website for details.

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January 23
16th Annual Great Taste of Pacific Grove
Pacific Grove
Tel: 831-642-4943
Sample food and wine presented by the area's finest restaurants and wineries at this gala evening event to benefit Pacific Grove schools.

January 26
Ag Forum Luncheon Series
Tel: 831-775-4721
Find out about "Big Organic" during the January edition in this series of luncheons at the National Steinbeck Center. This month: Tonya Antle, of Tanimura & Antle and Earthbound Farm, leads a discussion about the future of organic farming.

February 2005

February 6
Social Sundays at La Mirada
Tel: 831-649-7118
Fine art mixes and mingles with live music and tasty hors d’oeuvres at Monterey Museum of Art’s La Mirada Gallery during these quarterly special Sundays.

Valentine's Weekend
Affairs of the Heart
various locations
There's romance in the air all around Valentine's Day, in fact throughout the month of February. Follow the link above to our Valentine Romance page to learn all about romantic dinners, overnight packages, special events and more.

February 17-20
19th Annual Masters of Food and Wine
Tel: 800-401-1009
The world's leading international summit of the best food and wines. Rare wine tasting and food prepared by the best chefs in the world, with cooking demonstrations, great meals and more.

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February 18-20
Wine Passport Weekend
Tel: 831-375-9400
Explore the wineries of Monterey County equipped with a ‘passport’ that entitles you to tastings, special offers and great prizes. The Monterey Wine Auction & Gala on the 19th at Kendall-Jackson Vineyards and Winery, benefits the Central Coast Visiting Nurse Association as well as other local charitable organizations.

February 27
Oscar Night Gala
Tel: 831-646-0910
A glamorous evening celebrating the Academy Awards. Dinner plus big screen telecast.

March 2005

March 2
Ag Forum Luncheon Series
Tel: 831-775-4721
The Monterey County wine industry comes under the spotlight in this last of a series of luncheons at the National Steinbeck Center. This month's topic: "Napa Vision - When do we get there? Do we want to go?", featuring experts from the Napa/Sonoma wine regions.

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March 26
Eggstravaganza Breakfast with the Bunny
Tel: 831-626-1255
The 8th annual Spring Celebration takes place in Devendorf Park on Carmel's Ocean Avenue, 8:30am to noon.

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