Food events have been greatly missed, but I am so excited that the San Diego Wine and Food Festival 2021 is scheduled to take place this year from Friday, November 11th, 2021 through Sunday, November 14th, 2021. I assure you, this is one Food and Wine Festival you do not want to miss. The entire festival is held overlooking the beautiful waterfront at the Embarcadero Marina Park North. This sprawling location sets the stage for a culinary experience featuring the most delicious bites and libations San Diego has to offer. Out of the many events I’ve attended over the years, this event is massive. Just check out the photo’s from one of their previous events. Here is everything you need to know about the San Diego Wine and Food Festival 2021.
What Tickets Are Available for the San Diego Wine and Food Festival 2021?
This year guests can choose several different ticket options to attend the event on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. There are also tickets to enjoy more than one day or the entire weekend. As for previous years, there will also be a VIP experience.
THE GRAND DECANT
Friday, November 12th 5:30pm – 9pm
Join the country’s top sommeliers, wineries, and winemakers for a walk-around tasting to expand your palate and taste from both domestic and international wineries representing incredible wines. Elevate your wine tasting at The Grand Decant with exclusive access to rare and high-end wines curated by the San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival Event Producers. Indulge in delicious sweet treats by Chef Rachel King including Dulce De Leche Truffle Bars and Salted Toffee Blondie Bites.
THE GRAND TASTING
Saturday, November 13th 12pm-3pm or Early Access tickets from 11am-3pm
The awe-inspiring San Diego Bay plays host to the city’s biggest foodie party of the year in a picture perfect celebration of everything delicious. Taste from celebrated chefs and restaurants, domestic and international wine, beer and spirit purveyors, and gourmet food companies amidst a stunning coastal backdrop with sailboats floating by.
VIP’s will enjoy early event access and head to the VIP tent for hours of entertainment by live musical acts and exclusive tastings by acclaimed chefs and luxury winemakers.
Sunday, November 14th 12pm-3pm located at Liberty Station
It’s the Taco’ the Town and our city’s signature flavor of awesome…it’s the SAN DIEGO TACO. Ever wonder who makes the best taco in the city? Find out in the ultimate showdown to be named San Diego’s MOST AWESOME TACO. Chow down and vote for your favorite in this winner takes all competition between the most celebrated taco makers in the country! Your ticket to this Sunday throw down includes live music, Hornitos Tequila, beer, and of course…tacos! **Please note this event is held at Liberty Station!
Specialty Tickets available at The San Diego Wine and Food Festival 2021
In addition to daily tickets, there are also several specialty tickets you can purchase including two-day weekend passes, three-day passes, and a Grand Tasting 4-pack. Each different package is offered at a nice discount. For example, the 2-day weekend pass is only $195, instead of $215 and a Grand Tasting 4-pack will save you $50. Below are the specialty tickets available for purchase.
Specialty dinners available for this years San Diego Wine and Food Festival
Each year the San Diego Wine and Food Festival also offers several specialty dinners featuring unique culinary experiences with cuisine prepared by the most in-demand chefs in the country. This year there are several dinner experiences available.
Verbena Presents: Sustainable Vegetarian Menu + Low ABV Cocktail Pairing
Chef Ronnie Schwandt and Verbena Kitchen General Manager and mixologist Dallas Juanes team up to create an exciting pairing menu in a unique approach to autumn vegetable preparations for a fully vegetarian dinner menu. Each dish is paired with a low ABV spirit and showcases the way wine-based cocktails have evolved dramatically. View the Full Menu.
Grand legendary Barolo and Barbaresco Dinner Experience
Spend an evening in Piemonte! Join this Piemonte, Italy-focused Grand Wine Dinner highlighting the legendary region of Barolo, Barbaresco, and the Langhe. This dinner is happening at Solare Ristorante in Liberty Station. Solare was recently added to the Michelin Guide as a Bib Gourmand restaurant.
Embark on an in-depth exploration of the amazing wines from the Langhe in Piemonte that includes the legendary Barolo and Barbaresco wine regions. This is a 5-course dinner with each course carefully designed to pair with the wines.
Chateau Montelena Lunch at Mr. A’s
Join us for lunch at the exclusive Mister A’s with wines from Napa’s famous Chateau Montelena winery. You will be treated to an exquisite three-course paired fare while enjoying the incredible views overlooking downtown and the San Diego Big Bay. Estate Director, George Blanckensee will discuss Chateau Montelena’s history and will pour Chardonnay and Estate Cabernet Sauvignon.
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Important Covid Protocol Information
All attendees are going to be required to show proof of vaccination or a negative test within 72 hours of entry.
San Diego Wine and Food Festival 2021 Returns and Here's Everything You Need to Know!
Food events have been greatly missed, but I am so excited that the San Diego Wine and Food Festival 2021 is scheduled to take place this year from Friday, November 11th, 2021 through Sunday, November 14th, 2021. I assure you, this is one Food and Wine Festival you do not want to miss. The entire festival is held overlooking the beautiful waterfront at the Embarcadero Marina Park North. This sprawling location sets the stage for a culinary experience featuring the most delicious bites and libations San Diego has to offer. Out of the many events I've attended over the years, this event is massive. Just check out the photo's from one of their previous events. Here is everything you need to know about the San Diego Wine and Food Festival 2021.
Event Type: Event
Event Attendance Mode: OfflineEventAttendanceMode
Event Status: EventScheduled
Performer Name: Fast Forward Events
Performer URL: https://www.sandiegowineclassic.com/
Start Date: 2021-11-13 17:30
End Date: 2021-11-14 21:00
Ticket URL: https://www.sandiegowineclassic.com/tickets/
Entry Price: 65.00
Availability Starts: 2021-11-13T17:30:00
Stock Inventory: 1,000
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