SLO Wine Country Harvest Celebration 2012
|Date:||Fri, Nov 2, 2012 - Sun, Nov 4, 2012|
Tickets are now on sale for the San Luis Obispo Wine Country Association's 22nd Annual Rockin’ Harvest Celebration, November 2nd – 4th. The Grand Tasting and Wine Auction will take place on Saturday, November 3rd from noon – 3 at the beautiful Avila Beach Golf Resort. Over 60 wineries and restaurants from the San Luis Obispo region are featured in the scenic seaside setting of the Avila Beach Golf Resort. Winemakers, local chefs and wine lovers share an allotment of handcrafted artesian wines paired with delicious samplings, all showcasing the best of what SLO County has to offer.
The weekend festivities begin Friday, November 2nd with two new events: SLO Wine Country first ever “Rockin’ Road Trip”, where attendees will have the unique opportunity to experience harvest “hands-on” with several winemaking teams. From vine to wine, 50 attendees will learn, explore, blend, trim, thieve and taste the handcrafted wine that encompasses the terrior of SLO Wine Country. Friday evening’s collaborative winemaker dinner, "Crafted on the Coast", at the Lido Restaurant will feature Executive Chefs Jacob Moss and Maegen Loring alongside winemakers from throughout SLO Wine Country. Four courses will be paired with some of the region’s best reds, whites and blends.
The Grand Tasting and Wine Auction will take place Saturday, November 3rd from noon to 3pm at the Avila Beach Golf Resort. A limited amount of “back stage passes” will kick off the day at 11am. These VIP guests will be able to attend the event at 11am and sample limited reserve wines, poured during this hour only.