Hello Hungry and Thirsty Skiers & Riders:
Beaver Creek Food and Wine Festival is coming January 26-28th, 2012
Beaver Creek is proud to announce our partnership with FOOD & WINE to host the 2012 Beaver Creek FOOD & WINE weekend.
This winter culinary festival will take place Thursday, January 26th through Saturday, January 28th. Tickets are on sale!
Let our Beaver Creek travel specialists put together a Culinary package for you.
Call today at 888-754-2167.
Events will include:
Meet the Chefs Reception
Join us for a casual cocktail reception welcoming our guest chefs and featuring unique Colorado-style hors d'oeuvres prepared by our Beaver Creek host chefs. You’ll meet and mingle with all of the chefs who will be participating throughout the weekend.
When: Thursday, January 26th Time: 6-8pm
Where: 8100 Mountainside Bar & Grill at the Park Hyatt Private Dining Room
Snowshoe & Gourmet Lunch
Enjoy one of Beaver Creek's best kept secrets-a guided snowshoe tour at the beautiful and secluded McCoy Park Nordic area. You'll arrive back at the base with a mountain-sized appetite and ready for a gourmet lunch prepared by Guest Chef Lachlan MacKinnon Patterson and Grouse Mountain Grill's Executive Chef, David Gutowski.
You will also enjoy wine pairings during this multi-course luncheon.
Event Location: Meet at the Beaver Creek Hiking Center at 9:30AM.
Lunch will be held at the Grouse Mountain Grill, located in the Pines Lodge Beaver Creek. When: Friday, January 27th Time: 9:30-2pm Where: Beaver Creek Mountain & Grouse Mountain Grill
Winter Wonderland Wine Seminar
Take a break from the slopes to enjoy this fun and informative seminar that showcases great wines to enjoy during the cold winter months.
Wine expert Anthony Giglio is sure to delight the crowd with his extensive knowledge of wine and energetic personality.
When: Friday, January 27th Time: 2-3:30pm
Après-Ski Burgers and Beers
This event elevates après-ski burgers and beers to a higher culinary level. This fun, fresh mix-and-mingle event will satisfy your after-skiing thirst and hunger with delights from the best "grillers" in the business, including guest chefs Tim Love and Richard Sandoval and with Beaver Creek chefs Jay McCarthy and Christian Apetz.
When: Friday, January 27th Time: 3-5pm
Where: 8100 Mountainside Bar & Grill Deck
Beaver Creek’s Dining Out Experience Select one of the three unique exceptional Beaver Creek restaurants to experience a special dining experience:
Dinner at Allie's Cabin with Guest Chef John Besh This exclusive dinner at Allie's Cabin will be prepared by guest chef John Besh and local chef Rick Weems and paired with exquisite wines. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to a national non-profit.
Dinner at Splendido with Guest Chef Marc Murphy Savor a delectable dinner at Splendido prepared by guest chef Marc Murphy and Splendido's executive chef, David Walford.
Each course will be paired with the perfect wine. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Bright Futures Foundation.
Dinner at Mirabelle with Guest Chef Stephanie Izard Treat yourself to dinner prepared by Top Chef winner Stephanie Izard and Beaver Creek's Daniel Joly, owner and executive chef of Mirabelle.
Premier wines will complement this multi-course dinner. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to a local non-profit.
When: Friday, January 27th Time: 7-10pm
Where: Three unique Beaver Creek restaurants listed above
First Tracks Breakfast
Early birds can be the first to ski Beaver Creek Mountain and then enjoy the ultimate breakfast of champions designed by guest chef Richard Sandoval.
Event Location: Meet at the Centennial Chairlift at 7:30AM sharp!
Breakfast will be hosted in the Spruce Saddle Lodge starting at 8AM.
When: Saturday, January 28th Time: 7:30am-10am
Where: Beaver Creek Mountain & Spruce Saddle Lodge
Cadillac Lunch and Learn with Guest Chef Stephanie Izard Join Top Chef winner Stephanie Izard and host chef Christian Apetz at this fun and interactive cooking demonstration set on the stage of the Vilar Performing Arts Center.
Guests will also be treated to a multicourse luncheon with premier wine pairings.
When: Saturday, January 28th Time: 11am-2pm
Where: Vilar Performing Arts Center
Cooking Demonstration and Lunch with Guest Chef Tim Love Available only with the Imperial Ticket package is the exclusive cooking class at Splendido at the Chateau with celebrity chef Tim Love. Guests will have a front row seat with Chef Love in Splendido’s beautiful and unique demonstration kitchen. Enjoy the fruits of Chef Love’s creation paired with exquisite wines during this private.
When: Saturday, January 28th Time: 11am-2pm
Where: Splendido at the Chateau
Wine-Down Wine Seminar
Take a break from the slopes and treat yourself to delicious wines and a lively seminar with wine expert Anthony Giglio.
When: Saturday, January 28th Time: 3-4:30pm
Where: Rocks Modern Grill-Blue Spruce Room Grand Tasting
The Beaver Creek Food & Wine Grand Tasting is a "don't miss" event!
All of the guest chefs and Beaver Creek culinary talent will delight you at the ultimate tasting experience.
Wine and spirits will flow while you enjoy music and mingling at the biggest and best event of the weekend.
When: Saturday, January 28th Time: 7-10pm
Where: Gerald R. Ford Hall at the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort & Spa