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CULINARY DEMONSTRATIONS

Join us at this year’s Culinary Theater, at the Napa Valley Vintners Theater at the Culinary Institute of America at Copia in Downtown Napa. Guests from our festival films are paired with local food and wine experts to share a cornucopia of creativity and mouth-watering insights. Members of our audience get samples and wine pairings with all demos!

  • Celebrity Chefs

  • Tasting Panels
  • Wine Blending
  • Film, Food & Wine Pairings
  • Passholders: Full Access

2017 Culinary Demonstrations

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For past Culinary Demonstrations content from NVFF17 view our archive.

RESTAURANTS + CHEFS

Over 50 participating chefs & restaurants throughout the festival’s special events, dinners, and parties.

CHEF MELISSA KING

CULINARY DEMO

Chef Melissa King is a is one of the most exciting young talents in America’s culinary scene. After graduating from The Culinary Institute of America, King trained under several Michelin-star and James Beard-recognized chefs. King was also a Top Chef finalist.

SEE MELISSA

CHEF CHRIS COSENTINO

CULINARY DEMO | FESTIVAL GALA

Chris Cosentino is the chef and co-owner of San Francisco’s celebrated Cockscomb restaurant; the newly-opened Jackrabbit in Portland, OR; and Acacia House at Las Alcobas, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Napa Valley.He is also the chef & co-creator of Boccalone artisanal salumeria.

SEE CHRIS

CHEF ANNE CORNELL-KRAUSS

CULINARY DEMO

Chef Anne Cornell-Krauss moved to Sonoma in 2013, to be closer the seasonal ingredients in the revived farm-to- table movement. Chef Anne taught at classes and expanded the programs at Relish Culinary in Healdsburg before coming to CIA at Copia to teach classes to the public.

SEE ANNE

SPECIAL EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS

 

Variety’s 10 To Taste

Variety’s 10 To Taste presented by Food Network and Cooking Channel is a blown-out culinary demonstration and panel crafting dishes inspired by iconic film scenes and more.

SPECIAL EVENTS

 

Vintner Circle Dinners

NVFF’s Vintner Circle winery partners each host an intimate dinner for Patrons, Celebrities and Filmmakers to create the ultimate film, food and wine evening.

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FOOD & BEVERAGE

2017 CULINARY PARTNERS

NVFF18 • NOV 7 - 11

NVFF18 • NOV 7 – 11