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Here's a glimpse of just some of the food events throughout the United States planned for the month of September. For a complete listing of events with contact information, purchasea one-year email subscription and you'll receive a bi-weekly update of all food events scheduled from now through 2005:

  Date What's Cooking Who Where
  September 1
5:00-9:00 pm
2nd Annual Heirloom Tomato Festival Featuring Farms Stands, Savory and Sweet Tomato Dishes, Tomato Cocktails, Music, etc. Bayard's and Satur Farms

Stone Street at One Hanvoer Square Downtown


September 4

10th Anniversary - 2004 Cooking Class Series: Seafood Flavors of the South Featuring Chef Graham R. Fox Affairs of the Vine Stone Street at One Hanvoer Square Downtown
  September 4-5 Chicago Pizza Expo Chicago Pizza Expo Chicago's Navy Pier Chicago, IL
  September 4-5 Beaver Creek Oktoberfest Bon Appetit Delicious Diversions in Beaver Creek Beaver Creek, CO
  September 5
1:00 pm
The Multi-Ethnic Eating Tour: Mixing History and Gastronomy on the Multi-Ethnic Lower East Side. Learn about the Jewish East Side, Little Italy and Chinatown as You Nosh Your Way Through the Neighborhoods…now also Dominican Republic and Eastern European The Big Onion Walking Tours and the New York Historical Society Meet SE Corner of Delancy and Essex Trains: 4/5/6 to Brooklyn Bridge or 1/2/3/9/A/C/ to Chambers Street
  September - October Classes Offered The Craft of Food Writing: Taught by Dean of Food Journalism, Alan Richman (Sept 8 - October 14) French Culinary Institute French Culinary Inst. 462 Broadway NYC
  September 8
Field's Culinary Studio: TRU's Executive Pastry Chef, Gale Gand - Sweets Inspired by the Fall Harvest Marshall Fields Culinary Studio Marshall Fields 111 North State Street Chicago, IL
  September 8-9
12:00-6:00 pm
Winebow Wholesale Vintners' Harvest 2004 12 - 1:00 pm - Press Preview 1:00 - 6:00 pm Press and Trade Only WINEBOW Metropolitan Pavilion 125 West 18th Street New York City
  September 9
5:30 pm
Field's Culinary Studio: Chef's Table with TV Chef Tyler Florence - Four Course Meal with Wine Pairings - Benefit Evening Includes a Live Auction Marshall Fields Culinary Studio

Marshall Fields 111 North State Street Chicago, IL

  September 9-15 The Ultimate Food & Wine Journey to the Italian Riviera - Cinque Terre, Portofino with Micol Negrin, Author and Chef Extraordinaire Rustico Cooking Liguria ( Cinque Terre, Portofino) and Environs
  September 10 -12 Niagara Wine & Food Classic - 2004 World Class Chefs! Internationally Celebrated Wines! GOURMET Magazine Niagara Parks in Queen Victoria Park - Niagara Falls - Canadian Side
  September 11
11:00 am
Chicago's Own Rick Bayless and 'The Amateur Iron Chef' Competition Marshall Fields Culinary Studio Marshall Fields 111 North State Street Chicago, IL
  September 11 Fetzer Valley Oaks Seminar Series: John Ash Harvest Dinner -'The Ancient Cook Fire' - A Hands-on Experience of Food Cooked Over an Open Flame Fetzer Valley Winery Fetzer Valley Winery Hopeland, CA
  September 12
1:00 pm
Annual Pre-Rosh Hashana Jewish Lower East Side Big Onion Tours and the New York Historical Society Please call for meeting place}
212 - 439 - 1090 ext. 1
  September 12
5:30 pm
Return to Chanterelle: Chef/Owner David Waltuck and MS Roger Dagorn Have Created a Wine Friendly Menu Tasters Guild - NY Chapter Chanterelle One Harrison Street Near Hudson - Tribeca
  September 12 Redhook Ale Brewery's 'Ugly Couch' Contest: Couches Across the Nation Will Compete Head to Head or Pillow to Pillow for the Grand Prize Societe Culinarie Philantrhropique Culinarians' Home Fdtn. 71 Old Tschirky Road New Paltz, NY
  September 13
6:00-10:00 pm
Second Anniversary Celebration of the 9th Chapter - Dinner with a Special Wine Presentation by Maitre Compagnon Roger Dagorn Ordre des Compagnons De Beaujolais Capsuto Freres 451 Washington Street New York City
  September 13 Cook at Seliano: Arthur Schwartz Offers Italian Cooking and Culture at an 18th Century Estate Arthur Schwartz, Noted Author of 'Naples at Table: Cooking in Campania' and Acclaimed Radio Personality Adams Mark Hotel Denver, CO
  September 15-18
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The 5th Annual Hospitality Trade Show & Culinary Salons of Excellence 2004 Professional Chefs Association Adams Mark Hotel Denver, CO
  September 16
6:30 pm
A Special Wine Tasting Dinner: 'Where Creative Down-Home Meets Exciting Down- Under'. Chef-Owner John Philip Greco lll and Penfold's Vineyard Philip Marie Restaurant and Penfolds Winery of Australia Philip Marie Restaurant 569 Hudson St/W. 11th Greenwich Village-NYC
  September 17 The James Beard Foundation/American Express Celebrity Chef Tour The JBF/American Express Columbia Tower Club Seattle, OR
  September 17-18
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Zachys Wine Auction - New York Zachys Wine and Liquor, Inc Daniel Park Avenue at 65th Street
  September 18 Vintage New York LOBSTER FEST Rivendell Winery Vintage New York

Rivendell Winery 714 Albany Post Road New Paltz, NY

  September 18-19 Fifth Annual Wine South 2004 - Atlanta's Annual Festival of Food, Wine, Art and Music Wine South 2004 Gwinnett Center Atlantic, GA
  September 18-19
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Oregon Grape Stomping Championsip and Annual Harvest Celebration Willamette Valley Vineyards Willamette Valley Turner, OR
  September 18-19 Paso Robles Wine Country to Host Inaugural Wine University Event: Vineyard Soil Evaluation, Inter - active Tasting Experience and Winemaking Tour Paso Robles Vintners and Growners Association Paso Robles, CA
  September 18 -25 Joanne Wier's Culinary Journeys: Tuscany, Italy Joanne Wier Culinary Journeys Tuscany
  September 19 The Australian Gourmet Pages Bi-Annual Residential Cooking School - limited to 14 people The Australian Gourmet Pages Orange, NSW (New South Wales)
  September 19-22 Steven, 'Where There's Smoke There's Steven', Raichlen - Barbecue University The Greenbrier The Greenbrier White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
  September 20 SIAL - Rio de Janeiro   Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  September 20

9:00am - Seminar

11:00am - 4:00 pm Tasting
2003 German Vintage Tasting For Press and Trade Only German Wine Information Bureau Altman Building 135 West 18th Street New York City
  September 20
6:30 pm
Family Dinners at Westport Rivers Winery - Includes a Refresher Course on Table Manners, Keys to Mealtime Conversation and a Wine or Beer Tasting. Water and Cider Available Westport Rivers Winery Buzzards Bay Brewing Westport Rivers Winery Westport, CT
  September 20
7:00-10:00 pm
SHARE: A Second Helping of Life - A Tasting Event Featuring New York's Top Women Chefs to Benefit SHARE Anita Lo, Executive Chef/Owener of Annisa and Abigail Kirsch and Allison Awerbuch of Abigail Kirsch Events The Lighthouse Chelsea Piers - Pier 61 NYC
  September 20-24 The 19th Annual Smith & Wollensky Group's Wine Week. The Tradition Continues with Ten Glasses for $10.00 Smith & Wolensky Group New York/Columbus/Dallas Chicago/Miami Beach/ Las Vegas/Houston/Wash. DC Dallas/Philadelphia
  September 21 Tasting of Portugese Wines Jean-Louis Carbonnier Gansevoort Hotel Meat Packing District NYC
  September 21 Premier Wine - Trade Show Premier Wine Distributors Chelsea Piers - Pier 60
  September 21
6:00 pm VIP TIX Public: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Third Annual 'A Moveable Feast' - Benefitting the James Beard Foundation. A Food and Wine Event Celebrating the NEW YORKER Magazine's Food Issue - Septemer 6th, 2004 TIVO, AT&T Wireless, Delta, Sub-Zero, Mercury and Crate & Barrel Chelsea Art Museum 556 West 22/11th Ave New York City
  September 22 il Buco's Sagra di Maiale (Outdoor Pig Festival) Featuring Roast Pork and Other Dishes - and Italian Wine…in Celebration of the Fall Equinox il Buco Restaurant in front of il Buco 47 Bond Street Bet. Bowery and Lafayette
  September 22
Langham Hotel's Boston Cooking Class Series Continues: 'Fall, More Than Just Turning Leaves' Executive Chef: Daniel Kenney Langham Hotel Langham Hotel Boston, MA
  September Chef Appearances
(Check for time)
De Gustibus Cooking School at Macy's Presents:
De Gustibus Cooking School at Macy's Macy's - 34th Street
  Sept 20 Southern Savvy: Frank Stitt of Highlands Bar & Grill - Birmingham, Alabama    
  Sept 22 Timeless NY Chefs: Geoffrey Zakarian, Chef/Owner of Town, New York City    
  Sept 29 California Cool: John Ash, Renowned Chef and Author    
  Sept 30 Asian Serenity: Anita Lo, Chef/Owner of Annisa    
  September 23
9:00am Seminar 11:30am- 4:00 pm Tasting
2003 German Vintage Tasting German Wine Information Bureau Germania Place 108 West Germania Place Chicago, IL
  September 23
7:00-10:00 pm
2004 Tour de Vin Charity Series: Paired Wine and Food Tasting Under the Supervision of Chef Joe Isidor sharing VILLAGE and Towm & Country Magazine Trump National Golf Club Bedminster, NJ
  September 23
(Check for time)
9th Annual Harvest in the Square Celebration: More Than 45 Top-Rated Restaurants Providing Unlimited Tastings of Seasonal Fare Union Square Park Union Square Park 14th - 17th Streets Flatiron Section - NYC
  September 24
7:00 pm
2004 WineMakers' Dinners: Stag's Leap Kapalua Bay Hotel and Ocean Villas Kapalua Bay Maui, HI
  September 24 - 25 Emeril in The Harvest Sun Weekend -(1) Emeril Under the Stars: 9/24-5:30pm 'til ??? (2) Emeril in the Harvest Sun: 9/25-9:30 am - 4:00 pm and (3) Emeril Under the Harvest Moon 9/25, 5 - 9:00 pm Fetzer Valley Oaks Ranch Fetzer Valley Winery Hopeland, CA
  September 26 Chefs' Harvest Luncheon to Benefit NOFA-NY (The Northeast Organic Farmers Association) Honorary Chairs: Tim and Nina Zagat   Listening Rock Farm Dutchess County Wassaic, NY
  September 26 - October 3 Greece's Boutique Wineries: An Exploration of the Peloponnese for Wine Professionals and the Avid Enthusiast - Featuring Author: Nico Manessis Aegean Harvest Food and Wine Tours 2004 Peloponnese Islands

Published: September 2004