12th Annual Wine & Food Affair


A FEAST FOR THE SENSES AT THE 12th ANNUAL “A WINE & FOOD AFFAIR” THIS NOVEMBER IN SONOMA

Join the Wine Road Northern Sonoma County for a weekend of the best wine and cuisine Sonoma has to offer

WHAT: This year marks the 12th annual “A Wine & Food Affair” in Sonoma County. Throughout the weekend, guests will have the opportunity to hop from winery to winery in Sonoma County’s Dry Creek, Russian River, and Alexander valleys, sampling wine and food along the way. Participating wineries will each prepare their favorite recipe featuring wine country cuisine for attendees to enjoy with a perfectly paired wine. This self-guided event allows attendees to choose their course over one or two days, enjoying Sonoma’s delights at their own pace.
A Tasting Along the Wine Road cookbook, containing all of the recipes served by the wineries during the event, will be given to each participant to allow them to recreate their favorite dishes and wine pairings from the weekend.

WHEN: November 6 and 7, 2010 (Saturday & Sunday)
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

WHERE: Over 80 winery members participating from the Wine Road Northern Sonoma County in Dry Creek, Russian River, and Alexander valleys in Sonoma, California
COST: $65 for November 6 and 7 (both days)
$45 for Sunday, November 6 only
$25 for designated drivers for November 6 and 7 (both days)
Tickets will go on sale online Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Last day for ticket sales is Monday, November 1, 2010
In an effort to reduce its environmental impact, the program and ticket purchase will be available for purchase online at 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 an association of 165 vintners and 50 lodging properties throughout the Alexander, Dry Creek, and Russian River valleys in Northern Sonoma County, a stunning landscape dotted with vineyards and picturesque towns. The grandeur of the Pacific Ocean and towering redwoods lead visitors inland along quiet country roads only one hour north of San Francisco. There is always something going on along the Wine Road with year-round winery events, exciting new releases of wine, and much more. For more information, or to request a free map, contact Beth Costa at 800. 723.6336 or via e-mail at info@wineroad.com.

Please visit the Wine Road at www.wineroad.com or on Facebook and Twitter.
For more information, please contact Ashley Rodgers or Rosemary Rowen at Wagstaff Worldwide: ashley@wagstaffworldwide.com, rosemary@wagstaffworldwide.com 323.871.1151