Uncorked' The Key Largo and Islamorada Food and Wine Festival will feature over thirty culinary events throughout a 11 day period from January 4th thru the 14th as Key Largo and Islamorada area restaurants present a wide range of eclectic events to suit every palate and budget. Highlights include uniquely themed “how-to” and wine pairing events, international, national and local fare, visiting celebrity and local chefs, wine and music events and of course lots of seafood.
The Festival will culminate with a Grand Tasting on Saturday the 13th from 12noon to 4pm, with VIP entry at 11am to be held on the beautiful oceanfront grounds, Tarpon Terrace, lawns and conference center of the Islander Resort. The ‘Grand Tasting Finale’ will feature gourmet and specialty tastings from numerous area restaurants and caterers that will be complemented by visiting wineries from across the US offering wine selections from around the Globe. This gourmet extravaganza staged with the backdrop setting of the gorgeous Atlantic Ocean is designed to reflect the individual flair of the many participating restaurants and the unique and eclectic cuisine of the Florida Keys. There will be multiple entertainment areas featuring live music, continuous cooking demonstrations, wine education and mixology demonstrations and of course wine & spirits experts will be on hand to impart their knowledge in seminars throughout the day.
Go to the Festival web site www.floridakeysuncorked for a complete schedule and to purchase Grand Tasting tickets.