Chefs from eight top French (or semi-French) restaurants, including Vincent A Restaurant, the Grand Cafe, and Haute Dish will offer samplings of their cuisine, and wines from eight top wine regions of France will be poured at the 1st Fete du Vin, to be held on November 17 (the traditional release date for Beaujolais Nouveau) at the Theatre de la Jeune Lune. Other highlights will include music by Davina and the Vagabonds and Robert Everest, silent auctions, and raffles for plane tickets to France, hotelstays, cases of wine, and more.
Here’s are the details, from their event registration page:
- Date: November 17, 2011
- Time: 6pm to 10pm
- Location: Théâtre de la Jeune Lune – 105 First Street N, Minneapolis, MN 55401
- Format: Wine tasting, networking cocktail party, and top chefs tasting menus.
- Tickets: $35 before October 17, $45 after (member will benefit from the reduced price)