September marks one of California’s best-loved culinary celebrations – Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast. The premier wine and food event of the West Coast, perfectly positioned between San Francisco and Los Angeles, SAVOR attracts epicureans from around the world. Running from September 25-28, the seaside celebration offers attendees the chance to sip more than 200 wines, indulge in fantastic fare from over 30 top local chefs, meet winemakers, brew masters and artisans, tour the Central Coast Pavilion and learn from Sunset Magazine’s expert editors.
The four-day event will kick off on September 25, with various Adventure Tours, which offer an immersion experience in Central Coast lifestyle. Meet majestic Clydesdale horses, create personalized luxury spa products, blend and label individual coastal wine, learn farm and foodie secrets, explore behind-the-scenes at Hearst Castle, and much more. For more information and tickets, click here. In the evening, head to Sunset at Hearst Castle and step back in time to experience award-winning wines from Sunset’s International Wine Competition with a feast of culinary creations showcasing the bounty of the Central Coast. For more information and tickets, click here.
On September 26, take part in the Sunset at Pismo Beach Winemaker Dinners for a five course meal with a five-star rating, award winning wine and a view. Or, enjoy world-class entertainment from Brian Wilson with Al Jardine and a SAVOR picnic to share at Sunset in the Vineyard at the Vina Robles Amphitheatre. For more information and tickets, click here.
And it’s all just leading up to the Main Event which invites guests to the historic Santa Margarita Ranch for a two-day extravaganza on September 27 and 28, which will spotlight celebrity and master chefs, Sunset experts, brew masters, as well as local fishermen and artisanal food producers from throughout California. Attendees can wander the Marketplace where over 100 wineries, restaurants, and food purveyors will serve samples of their bounty, while listening to live music in the Estrada Garden. Additionally, speak with experts at the Farm to Table Stage or pick up exclusive travel tips and ideas for outdoor adventures from land to sea at the Travel and Adventure Stage.
Stroll through the Central Coast Pavilion and sample award-winning wines from the Sunset International Wine Competition. For up-close culinary experiences and in-depth educational seminars, reserve a spot in Chef Central and Winemaker Central.
Tickets are limited. For complete details and to reserve your spot, visit: http://www.savorcentralcoast.com/
Not far from the center of the action, Pacifica Hotels offers a number of convenient and comfortable accommodations along the Central Coast including Cambria, San Luis Obispo and Pismo Beach. Choose from a beachfront or cliff-side stay and make it a weekend to remember.