Between April 21 and November 17, the 2009 Gold Medal Wine Tour Dinner Series will host thirteen dinners prepared by the finest Chefs in South Florida and paired with winners from the "American Fine Wine Competition". This competition is restricted to fine "American only" produced wines among which at least five Gold Medal winning wines not easily found outside California.
Dinners begins at 6 PM with a one hour "Sparkling Reception" followed by a four course pairing dinner, prizes and a silent auction.
The schedule of dinners is:
April 21- Cucina d'Angelo, Boca Raton;
April 30- Ritz Carlton, Coconut Grove;
May 5- Eduardo de San Angel, Ft Lauderdale;
June 3- Casa d'Angelo, Boca Raton;
June 11- Lola's, Hollywood;
August 26- Fontainebleau, Miami Beach;
September 9-Chef Allen's, Aventura;
September 22- Ortanique, Coral Gables;
October 6- Café Boulud, Palm Beach;
October 21- City Fish Market, Boca Raton;
November 4- Paradiso, Lake Worth;
November 16- Omphoy, Palm Beach;
November 17-Two Chef's, South Miami.
For reservations call Shari at 561-504-VINE (8463) and visit www.goldmedalwinetour.com for details about the menus and wines, and up-to-date information. Dinners are $125 inclusive. Proceeds will benefit Kids in Distress, End Childhood Hunger, Crohn's & Colitis, and PROPEL.