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Inside Columbia Missouri’s Wine and Food Festival 2012

Columbia, MO
Columbia, MO (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

WHEN: May 14-19, 2012

Grand Tasting on Friday, May 20, 2011, 5 to 8 p.m. @ the Holiday Inn Expo Center Tickets: $50 Per Person

WHERE: Columbia Missouri

The Boone County Courthouse in Columbia, Missouri.
The Boone County Courthouse in Columbia, Missouri. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Make plans to engage in six days of extraordinary cuisine and more than 400 world-class wines! This “festival highlights the area’s best chefs and pairs their unique talents with the creations of winemakers from around the world for an experience that transcends the boundaries of Collegetown, USA.” The region’s finest chefs and appellations will be showcased.

Jesse Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia
Jesse Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Columbia, located in the center of Missouri, between St. Louis and Kansas City. Columbia is a college town; the home of the University of Missouri and the Columbia College system.

University of Missouri seal
University of Missouri seal (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In addition to our featured restaurants and wineries, the festival’s schedule of events incorporates other favorite CoMo pastimes such as shopping, art and exploration! Keep checking back for updated information and event news!

The Grand Tasting will feature more than 220 wineries with samples of more than 400 of their finest varietals.


Every guest will receive a complimentary Riedel wine glass for tasting.


*Must be 21 to attend. Wine available while supplies last.

Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides @ www.vino-con-vista.com



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