2002

2002 FOOD NETWORK SOUTH BEACH WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL

March 15-17, 2002

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


MOET & CHANDON CHAMPAGNE & BBQ DINNER: “Red, White & Bubble Q”- Friday, March 15, 2002, Delano Hotel – 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. ($200 pp)

WINE SEMINARS:
Wine Series:  Saturday,  March 16, 2002 Loews Miami Beach Hotel- 10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ($200 pp, including lunch)
Featuring:

Moet & Chandon, La Trilogie
Cristal, hosted by Gregory Balogh-president Maison Marques and Domaines
Pinot Noir Focus
A Wine, Cheese & Fine Foods Tour de France Lunch
Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon Private Reserve
A Slice of Cabernet by Robert Mondavi
Frederick Wildman World Tour

 

FOOD SEMINARS:

The Living Kitchen Studio by Wolf:  Saturday, March 16, 2002, 10th Street & Lummus Park, Ocean Drive- 10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ( $25-$45 pp, per seminar)

Seminar #1:  “Silky, Sinful, Decadent…Chocolate!”  9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. ($25 pp)

Seminar #2:  “A Journey Down the World’s Barbecue Trail with Steven Raichlen” 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ($35 pp)

Seminar #3:  “On Your Mark-Et, Set, Cook” 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ($25 pp)

Seminar #4:  “Women in the Kitchen” 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ($25 pp)

Seminar #5:  “Celebrate!  Caviar, Foie Gras and Champagne Workshop” with Mireille Guiliano-president and CEO of Clicquot, Inc. 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ($45 pp)

Seminar #6:  “Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about wine & cheese (but were afraid to ask) 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ($35 pp)

TRIBUTE DINNER: “South Beach Wine & Food Festival Tribute Dinner” – Saturday, March 16, 2002,  Loews Miami Beach Hotel  – 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH: “100 Years of Champagne Perrier Jouet Fleur” – Sunday, March 17, 2002,  Smith & Wollensky Restaurant – 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. ($75 pp)

VIP RECEPTION:   “SOS Taste of the Nation – Dom Perignon Reception” – Sunday, March 17, 2002, 10th Street & Lummus Park, Ocean Drive – 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  ($75 pp)

TASTING & AUCTION: “Grand Tasting & Live Auction” – Sunday, March 17, 2002, 10th Street & Lummus Park, Ocean Drive – 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., ($40 pp in advance – $50 pp at the door)

FREE COMMUNITY SEMINARS:  Ongoing, Sunday, March 17, 2002, The Living Kitchen Studio by Wolf  – 10th Street & Lummus Park, Ocean Drive

PRESENTING SPONSORS

Southern Wine & Spirits, Florida International University, “City of Miami Beach”, Wine Spectator, American Airlines, Ocean Drive Magazine, The Collection.

SPONSORS

American Express, Beverage Media Group, Bloomingdale’s-The Falls, Cadillac, Cartier, Captain Morgan Rum, Champagne Mumm, China Grill Management, Clear Channel Communications, Dannon Waters of North America and Evian Waters of France, Delano Hotel, First Union Bank, Food & Wines of France, Frederick Wildman & Sons, Illy Café, Le Basque Productions, Loews Miami Beach Hotel, Miami Beach Visitor & Convention Authority, The Miami Herald, Moet & Chandon, NBC-6, Perrier Jouet, Riedel Crystal, Robert Mondavi Family of Wines, Setai, Smith & Wollensky Restaurant, Sub-Zero Distributors, Food & Wine of France, and Wolf Appliance Company, LLC.

PARTICIPATING TALENT


  • Alain Ducasse
  • Ariane Daguin
  • Armen Petrossian
  • Chris Lilly
  • Dana Cowin
  • Don McLemore
  • Drew Nieporent
  • Ethan Hilman
  • Florence Fabricant
  • François Payard
  • Gary Danko
  • Hal Rubenstein
  • Jen Karetnick
  • Joe Davidson
  • John Mariani
  • John Scharffenberger
  • John Vergos
  • Joshua Wesson
  • Mark Hewitt
  • Nobuyuki Matsuhisa
  • Robert Kaufelt
  • Suzy Buckley
  • Todd English