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Denver International Wine Festival

Jul 10, 2019 - Jul 12, 2019


Food and Wine magazine have recognized the Denver International Wine Festival as one of the “Best Wine Festivals Across America.” Now in its 15th year, the Denver International Wine Festival, hosted by Wine Country Network, Inc., attracts vintners from around the world and showcases one of the most extensive selections of international and domestic wines at any Grand Tasting in the Rocky Mountain region.

The festival kicks off with The Grand Vintners Dinner on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 7 to 9:30 pm, a multi-course, gourmet dinner featuring wine pairings from a premium wine estate (t/b/d). Past wine estates include; Silver Oak Vineyards, Banfi Vineyards, Loire Valley Wine Board, Kovacs Nimrod Winery.

The popular foodie favorite, Pairsine Chefs Fine Food and Wine Pairing Competition, takes place on Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 5 to 9 pm in which up to ten wine-savvy Colorado chefs will create twenty gourmet dishes to pair with top winning wines from the 2019 Denver International Wine Competition. Foodie’s get to cast their votes for the coveted People’s Choice Chef, while pro judges vote for the “Most Creative” and “Best Chef.”

On Friday, July 12th, the Grand Tasting of International Wines will take place — it’s one of the region’s largest wine-tasting events for consumers, media, and trade, with more than fifty wineries and distilleries pouring. Attendees enjoy delectable food and wine tastings, food products, travel destination exhibits and a silent auction benefiting There With CareTM.

Grand Tasting VIP ticket holders gain access to educational seminars and rare guided tastings. VIP ticket holders also enjoy two-hour early access and a VIP lounge with chef stations and premium beverages. This year’s venue is the outdoor pavilion at the Omni Interlocken Hotel. Attendees may take advantage of special $149 room rates.