This festival highlights great food and exceptional wine pairings during Denver Wine Week.
Three days of intimate events, fantastic food, premium wines, and quality beers and spirits make this wine festival a part of Fodors “10 Can't-Miss Fall Wine Festivals for 2015”. Now in its 11th year, the festival features guest chefs presenting delectable pairings and experts sharing their knowledge with attendees. Whether you're interested in wine and cheese, world-class food pairings, or beer and spirits, you won't want to miss the chance to enjoy this premiere food and wine festival in the Rockies.
October 28th-30th, 2015
The festival opens on Wednesday, October 28th with a select dining experience at the Grand Vintners Dinner. A multi-course meal, this is an intimate affair highlighting the relationship between extraordinary cuisine and expert pairings. On October 29th beginning at 6:30 p.m., festival attendees will be treated to 20 culinary treats from 10 world-class chefs paired with gold-medal wines from this year's Denver International Wine Competition. VIP tickets to this event include early admission with a meet-and-greet pavilion, a raw bar, and award-winning spirits in the VIP Lounge. The last day of the festival, Friday, October 30th, brings the Grand Tasting of International Wines, offering more than 70 wineries scheduled as exhibitors. Attendees will have the chance to sample more than 400 wines, beers and spirits at what is perhaps the most exciting event scheduled during the festival. Small samples will be available during the Grand Tasting with additional food available for purchase. Seminars hosted by top experts will also be held throughout the day.
The Renaissance Denver Hotel is excited for the return of this amazing wine festival. If you're traveling into town for the event, enjoy our delicious Italian specialty dishes at our Vivace! Ristorante after you attend an evening of can't-miss wine and food tasting.