The 9th Annual Food & Wine Classic is coming June 3

Added MON, APR 16TH 2012


C L A S S I C  I X



Twenty-One Chefs.

Twenty-One Wineries.

One Good Cause.


SUNDAY, JUNE 3, 2012, 5:30-8:30pm

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For the 9th year in a row, the historic Villa at Montalvo will be transformed into a food and wine lover's paradise for the annual Food & Wine Classic on Sunday, June 3, from 5:30-8:30pm.


Featuring 21 of the best restaurants in Northern California and 21 of the region's finest wineries, chefs and winemakers will chat with guests as they prepare and serve their unique creations. Guests will bid on rare and limited edition wines and special dining and travel packages during a live and silent auction. Net proceeds from this annual event help benefit more than 15,000 students and teachers, artists and musicians, supported by the Montalvo Arts Center non-profit organization.


Participating restaurants include:

Ahwahnee Dining Room, Yosemite


Bistro Moulin

Chez Panisse

Chez TJ

Cin-Cin Restaurant

Dolce Bella Chocolates and Café

Farallon Restaurant

Flea Street Café

Kokkari Estiatorio


Le Papillon

Madera, Rosewood Sand Hill Hotel


Montalvo Culinary Fellow Niki Ford

Navio, Ritz Carlton, Half Moon Bay

Plumed Horse

Sent Sovi

Taste Catering


Whole Foods Market, Los Gatos

Participating wineries include:

Bernardus Winery

Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyard

Domain Eden


Grgich Hills Estate

House Family Winery

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines

Joyce Vineyards

Kathryn Kennedy Winery

Oakville Ranch

PasoPort Wine Company

Pride Mountain Vineyards

Ridge Vineyards

Rombauer Vineyards

Silver Oak

Sojourn Cellars

Tablas Creek Vineyard

Talbott Vineyards

Testarossa Winery

Thomas Fogarty Winery

Twomey Cellars


Tickets: $175 ($125 is tax-deductible); $150 for Members ($100 tax-deductible)

Purchase tickets online or call the Box Office: 408-961-5858 10am-4pm Mon-Fri

Member discount only available through the Box Office.



2012 Event Sponsors: Mark Jon Bluth; Bill Gorman Real Estate; San Jose Business Journal; Anonymous; Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank; Asset Management Company; Carol Jeans / Sereno Group; Classic Party Rentals; ExpertQuote Insurance Services, Inc.; Union Bank; Kim Worsencroft & Dennis McEvoy; Jennifer & Phil DiNapoli; Symantec; Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.