The San Antonio Culinaria Wine & Culinary Arts Festival will be this week, from May 16th – 20th.
This annual festival features wine and chefs from San Antonio, throughout Texas as well as distinguished chefs from around the world.
The San Antonio Culinaria Wine & Culinary Arts Festival is to help promote San Antonio as a premiere destination for food and wine.
Sip, Savor & Shop 2012
Sip, Savor and Shop features samplings of fabulous wines and scrumptious fare with world class shopping nearby. This event will be held outside the cobblestone road at The Shops at La Cantera.
The Shops at La Cantera – The Falls
15900 La Cantera Parkway, SA, TX 78256
May 16th, 6 pm – 9 pm
The Food Truck Event 2012
When you think of great food, how often do the words “food truck” come to mind? San Antonio’s top mobile chefs will gather in one place to serve their fine cuisine right from their mobile trucks. This promises to be a casual evening of gourmet food and, of course, wine and beer.
H-E-B Alon Market
8503 NW Military Highway, SA, TX 78231
May 17th, 6 pm – 9 pm
Winemaker Dinners 2012
The Winemaker Dinners event spotlights the culinary talents of San Antonio’s top chefs and supreme winemakers. Sip tantalizing wines that professionals have paired with the amazing dishes of local chefs.
Various Restaurants throughout San Antonio
May 16th, 7 pm
The Becker Vineyards Luncheon 2012
The Beckers play host to three local chefs with each chef taking one course of the meal and pairing it with the festival’s guest winemakers for the week. The featured chefs for this year include Chef David Gilbert of Sustenio, Chef Stefan Bowers of Feast and Chef Steve McHugh of Luke.
Becker Vineyards Lavender Haus
464 Becker Farms Road, Stonewall, TX 78671
May 18th, Noon
Best of Mexico 2012
The arts of Mexico influence San Antonio to make it a year round celebration. Celebrate the spicy flavors of Mexican cuisine that play their part in the colorful Mexican culture.
Villita Assembly Building
401 Villita Street, SA, TX 78205
May 18th, 7 pm – 10 pm
Sabado at Casa Hernan 2012
Ethnic flavors come together as Chef Johnny Hernandez takes you through a journey of sight, smell and plenty of taste, accompanied by fantastic cocktails and entertainment.
411 E. Cevallos, SA, TX, 78204
May 19th, 11 am – 1 pm
The Grand Tasting 2012
San Antonio’s Riverwalk sets the stage for a night of elegance with unbelieveable food and friends. Chefs provide the classics with a new spin that creates a breath-taking evening.
The Grotto at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
200 E Market Street, SA, TX 78205
May 19th, 7 pm – 10 pm
Sommelier Tasting 2012
Sommeliers treat guests at this seminar to a tasting experience with wine experts and special guests Virginia Philip, Master Sommelier and Guy Stout, Master Sommelier along with local wine experts, Dr. Richard Becker, Becker Vineyards and Steven Krueger, Resort Sommelier for the Westin La Cantera. Stimulate your palate like a pro with these experienced professionals.
411 E Cevallos, SA, TX 78204
May 19th, 2 pm – 3;30 pm
Burgers, BBQ and Beer 2012
What Texas event would be complete without burgers, barbecue and beer? San Antonio’s finest dining establishments provide their best interpretation of these staples of Texas culture. Bring your family and friends for the perfect end to the festival and the weekend.
200 E Grayson Street, SA, TX 78215
May 20th, Noon – 3 pm
For more information please visit the San Antonio Culinaria Wine and Culinary Arts Festival website.
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