SAVOR- A SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY EXPERIENCE
vsloc_276x98Immerse your senses in the best of San Luis Obispo County, California at the Seattle Wine & Food Experience. The large destination-experience will showcase the region’s best wine, beer, and culinary delicacies, coupled with an interactive artisan showcase, in true San Luis Obispo (SLO) County fashion.

CELEBRITY CRUISES MODERN LUXURY LOUNGE

Solstice in Tracy Arm - Alaska Celebrity Solstice - Celebrity CruisesVisit Celebrity Cruises’ Modern Luxury Lounge where you can enjoy a hand crafted beverage and a gourmet bite.  Discover why Celebrity is the #1 Premium Cruise Line sailing to amazing destinations like Europe, Asia and the Caribbean. While you’re there, enter for a chance to win a Celebrity Cruise to Europe! Must be 21 years of age. See complete sweepstakes rules onsite.


FEATURED REGION: YAKIMA VALLEY TOURISM

YakimaValleyYakima Valley is the heart of Washington State agriculture. Taste what they grow in their featured area with handcrafted food, wine, beer & cider. All fresh out of the fields and farms of Yakima Valley.

TOP POT DOUGHNUT BAR

top-potSprinkles, chocolate and Bavarian cream, oh my! Come enjoy your favorite toppings and hand-forged gourmet doughnuts. Stay sweet and Donut have any regrets! 

EVENT BENEFICIARY: LES DAMES D’ ESCOFFIER 

Les Dames d’Escoffier Seattle is the event beneficiary. Its talented membership provides a special experience at SWFE with participating Les Dames including Anthony’s Pier 66, Gelatiamo, Gnocchi Bar, Kaspars Special Events & Catering, Macrina Bakery and Pike Brewing Company.

POTATO HASH ACTION STATION

PotatoHere we celebrate the potato! Kaspars Special Events & Catering joins up with the Washington Potato Commission to present new recipes at the annual potato bar!

TIM’S CASCADE SNACKS 

timsTim’s has been creating the best snacks in the shadow of the Cascade Mountain range since 1986. Tim’s also makes the famous “Hawaiian Style potato Chip’s”. This year, you can experience the newest flavor from the Tims Chip Masters, and an unveiling of some of the Special Batches coming soon! Co-founder and “Chip Master” Jeff Leichleiter, will be there to answer your deepest chip questions!

THE “PEARLS” OF STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES

CSM_SWFE-ExperienceExperience our “Pearls” – 14 Hands, Antinori, Chateau Ste. Michelle, Canon 13, Columbia Crest, Intrinsic, Mamma Mia, Sangre de Toro, Santa Cristina and Villa Maria New Zealand, each offering a unique profile of terroir from Washington State to California, Italy, Spain and New Zealand.

RAIN SHADOW MEATS Butchery Block

Meet artisan butcher Russ Flint, owner of Rain Shadow Meats who will entertain and delight you with butchery demos coupled with delicious Meat Cones filled with Rain Shadow Meats Charcuterie.

Nicky USA CHEFS CORNER

You’ve heard of the event Wild About Game produced by Nicky USA, now you can sample a variety of exotic products at SWFE! Exotics meats include venison, bison, quail or rabbit from local producers.

SUSTAINABLE SEAFOOD WITH ALASKA SEAFOOD 

asmi-and-tfAlaska Seafood Marketing Institute and Triad Fisheries showcase sustainable, fresh seafood prepared by local chefs. Learn about where these products come from and how to prepare them at home. Seafood and eat it! 

QFC product store 

wine-glass Like what you tasted? Buy it for later at the QFC product store at the Grand tasting

 

Distillery Walk

distilleryTake a stroll through Distillery Walk featuring many of the region’s craft spirits makers as well as global brands. Find new favorites and taste new cocktail recipes too. 

Northwest Beer & Cider Exhibit

Did you know that the Northwest is the largest producer of hops in the country? And that Washington State University’s Mount Vernon research station is home to the largest variety of hard-cider apples in the country? Sip some cider, imbibe a brew and find out what’s happening in the world of these craft beverages.

500 Northwest California and International Wines

Get a taste of wine regions from the Northwest and beyond with sips from Washington, Oregon and California. A full list of wineries and their wines can be found here.

Gourmet Bites

Guests can savor the incredible creations from 25 of Seattle’s most accomplished chefs and culinary programs and another 25 specialty food purveyors representing a global range of cuisines. Stay hydrated with the quality waters from S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna. See the incredible line up of chefs and food purveyors here.