Steamboat Food & Wine Festival

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Last call for summer in Steamboat…

Introducing Steamboat’s first annual Food & Wine Festival! This event brings together both local and visiting chefs to create a culinary experience expertly paired with various wine selections. In true Steamboat fashion, this event also gives back to the community by supporting MainStreet Steamboat whose goal is to preserve, promote and enhance downtown Steamboat. This event also supports The Colorado Mountain College Foundations Culinary Program, which sends students to Italy for an educational culinary experience.

Schedule of Events

Thursday October 3rd

Bottle Shock Film Screening

6:30-9:30pm The Chief Theater

Enjoy tasty bites from local and Denver chefs while watching Bottle Shock, a film about the 1976 wine competition in Paris where a California wine beat out a French wine for the first time.

Friday October 4th

Forests, Fields, and Mountains

11am to 12pm in Gondola Square

Join Chef Eric Skokan of Black Cat Farm – Table – Bistro in Boulder, CO for a cooking demonstration.

Wine Seminar with Sally Mohr

2pm to 3pm in Gondola Square

The ABC’s of Bourbon

4pm to 5pm at Truffle Pig

An educational talk on what differentiates bourbon from whiskeys, ryes, alongside a tasting.

Chef Dinners

6pm to 9pm at various locations

Select between one of three 4-course wine dinners. Marabou, Alpine Mountain Ranch, and The Jace Romick Gallery each host a dinner with different chefs and master sommeliers.

Saturday October 5th

Boost Your Negotiating Power with a Master Sommelier

11am to 12pm at the Steamboat Art Museum

A talk on empowerment when purchasing wine in retail and restaurant settings led by Master Sommelier, Laura Williamson.

Rose All Day

1pm to 2pm at Rye Wine Bar

A seminar and tasting of some favorite rose wines.

Grand Tasting

2pm to 6pm in Gondola Square

Stroll through Gondola Square and sample wines from over 50 wineries and small plates from 20 Colorado chefs.

Sunday October 6th

Bacon and Bubbles Brunch

11am to 1pm on Yampa St

Hosted by Aurum, Taco Cabo, and Otto Pint this 120-person brunch will feature a multitude of bacon creations along with mimosas, Bloody Mary’s, and other beverages.

For a more detailed schedule of these events, please contact our concierge.