Aspen Food And Wine Classic

Celebrity Chef

Many know Aspen, Colorado as a vacation destination for ski lovers and the rich and famous, but there are so many more reasons to visit this scenic mountain town. One of those is the spectacular Aspen Food and Wine Festival!

What

The Aspen Food and Wine Classic is one of the world’s most distinguished culinary events. It brings the food industry's elite chefs, best restaurateurs, wine experts, and journalists, as well as avid food and wine consumers together for a delectable three day event!

Throughout the festival you can see celebrity chefs in action such as Jacques Pépin and Giada De Laurentiis, along with Iron Chef America’s famed Mario Batali, Michael Symon, and Masaharu Morimoto (and many more) in cooking demonstrations. You can treat yourself to exquisite cuisine. Additionally, there are wine seminars and Grand Tastings where you can experience premium wines that are poured by the vintners themselves, all while being surrounded by the breath-taking scenery of wonderful Aspen, Colorado. See the official Aspen Food and Wine Classic website for specific dates and times for the schedule of events.

Where

The Aspen Food and Wine Classic will be held in the beautiful mountain town of Aspen, Colorado at the base of majestic Aspen Mountain. Giant tents are placed all over town to house the best talent in food and wine in the world and welcome visitors to come enjoy all the festival has to offer.

When

The Aspen Food and Wine Classic will be held June 18-20, 2010.

So reserve your vacation rental today and head out this summer for the Aspen Food and Wine Festival and take a vacation you will not soon forget! There are so many summer activities available to do while visiting Aspen including paragliding, hot air ballooning, white-water rafting, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, back country jeep tours, rock climbing, and visiting Maroon Lake and Maroon Bells (the most photographed peaks in all of North America).