(PRWEB) October 12, 2011
WHAT: The 13th annual “A Wine & Food Affair” in Sonoma County calls for a weekend of Tasting Along the Wine Road. Throughout the weekend, guests will have the opportunity to visit some of the 110 wineries stretching across Sonoma County’s Dry Creek, Russian River, and Alexander valleys, sampling wine and food pairings along the way. Attendees have the option to choose a course covering one or both days of the event, enjoying Sonoma’s finest at their own pace. Participating wineries will each prepare their favorite recipe from the Tasting Along the Wine Road cookbook for guests to sample throughout the event. Each guest will receive a commemorating tasting glass and copy of the cookbook, containing all of the recipes served by the wineries during the event, allowing them to recreate their favorite dishes and wine pairings from the weekend at home.
WHEN: November 5 and 6, 2011 (Saturday & Sunday)
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Over 100 winery members participating from the Wine Road Northern Sonoma County in Dry Creek, Russian River, and Alexander valleys in Sonoma, California
COST: $70 for November 5 and 6 (both days)
$50 for Sunday, November 6 only
$30 for designated drivers for November 5 and 6 (both days)
Ticket sales are non-refundable. The event takes place rain or shine!
In an effort to reduce its environmental impact, the program and ticket purchase will be available for purchase online at http://www.wineroad.com or by calling 800.723.6336. A $5 service charge will be added to all phone or mail orders.
ABOUT WINE ROAD NORTHERN SONOMA COUNTY:
The Wine Road is a travel resource for those looking to visit the region, which is famous for its renowned wine producers and cuisine, scenic beauty, and wine country lifestyle. The association hosts three celebrated wine events throughout the year, “Winter Wineland” in January; “Barrel Tasting” in March; and “A Food and Wine Affair” in November. Made up of 180 vintners and 50 lodgings throughout the Alexander, Dry Creek, and Russian River valleys in Sonoma County, something is always going on along the Wine Road. To plan your next trip, please visit: http://www.wineroad.com. For additional information, or to request a free map, contact Beth Costa at 800.723.6336 or via e-mail at info(at)wineroad(dot)com, or visit the Wine Road on Twitter and Facebook.