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All Rights Reserved 2014-04-23T19:47:32+01:00 John Wood SonomaUncorked.com RSS Feed Primi Piatti of Summer at Ramekins http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/primi-piatti-of-summer-at-ramekins/ <p>Nothing defines the Italian table as much as its touted "primi piatti"-first courses, from pasta to risotto to gnocchi, they are where Italians express the best of the seasonal and improvisational qualities of their cuisine.Join returning guest instructor, native Italian Viola Buitoni, in learning how to put the wealth of the summer market to best use in your Italian home cooking.<br /><br />Learn how to make:<br />Ricotta Gnocchi with Guanciale &amp; Summer Vegetables<br />Orecchiette with Fresh Tomatoes, Basil &amp; Ricotta Salata<br />Lemon-Scented Risotto with Shrimp &amp; Squash Blossoms<br />Fettucini with Buffalo Mozzarella, Speck, Zucchini &amp; Mint</p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/primi-piatti-of-summer-at-ramekins/">more</a> 38.295118 -122.466629 Pie in the Sky at Ramekins http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/pie-in-the-sky-at-ramekins/ <p>Gerry Tribble, self-taught baker and pie teacher is passionate about pies, especially peach and apple.She is convinced she inherited a “pie gene” from her grandmother Anna and comes to Ramekins to share her knowledge.  She’s been a regular winning competitor at the Marin County Fair since 1996 and is ready to guide you in making the perfect pie.<br /><br />Learn how to make:<br />Two-Layer Blueberry Peach Pie<br />Decadent Apple Pie<br />Fool-Proof Apricot Pie<br />Perfect Pie Crust</p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/pie-in-the-sky-at-ramekins/">more</a> 38.295118 -122.466629 Perfecting Pizza at Ramekins http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/perfecting-pizza-at-ramekins/ <p>Whether preparing for a party or just a quiet night at home, pizza is the ultimate go-to dish – and it’s best when made totally from scratch.Chef Michael Kalanty will teach you all the basics, from the perfect crust to a flavorful sauce...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/perfecting-pizza-at-ramekins/">more</a> 38.295118 -122.466629 Spring Entertaining with French Flair at Ramekins http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/spring-entertaining-with-french-flair-at-ramekins/ <p>You are hosting a party and it’s coming up fast but the rigors of daily life prevent you from preparing.What to do? This class will teach you a menu of delicious items perfect for entertaining the masses or the classes...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/spring-entertaining-with-french-flair-at-ramekins/">more</a> 38.295118 -122.466629 A Taste of Peru at Ramekins http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/a-taste-of-peru-at-ramekins/ <p>Delight your palate and surround yourself with the exciting, colorful and exotic food or Peru.A product of 500 years of international fusion including influences from China, Japan, Africa and Spain, Peruvian cuisine is filled with rich flavors, aromas, and stories...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/a-taste-of-peru-at-ramekins/">more</a> 38.295118 -122.466629 Quick and Easy Thai at Ramekins http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/quick-and-easy-thai-at-ramekins/ <p>In this introductory class, Thai native and cookbook author Chat Mingkwan will work with students to recreate the tantalizing tastes and aromas that permeate the streets of Bangkok.<br /><br />Learn how to make:<br />Shrimp &amp; Pork Mini Purses<br />Hot &amp; Sour Galangal Mushroom Soup<br />Ground Beef Salad with Kaffir Lime Vinaigrette<br />Pad Thai<br />Red Curry Seasonal Fish<br />Steamed Rice<br />Tropical Fruit Salad<br />Thai Iced Tea</p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/quick-and-easy-thai-at-ramekins/">more</a> 38.295118 -122.466629 Cinco de Mayo Festival and Tamale Cookoff http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/cinco-de-mayo-festival-and-tamale-cookoff/ <p>Bring your family and friends to enjoy a day of bands, Mexican folk dancing, tamale tasting, cooking demonstrations, kids activities, a plated lunch and more – all included in one low ticket price.Plus, each guest has the opportunity to taste a variety of tamales from local and regional chefs and vote on the 2014 Sonoma’s best tamale!<br /> <br />Plan to bring a blanket, lounge on the grass and take in the day… Mexican pastries, churros, sangrias, margaritas and more will be for sale so you can stay and relax the afternoon away.<br /><br />All proceeds go to Sonoma Valley Schools...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/cinco-de-mayo-festival-and-tamale-cookoff/">more</a> 38.22773 -122.456532 Cinco de Mayo Festival & Tamale Cookoff http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/cinco-de-mayo-festival-a-tamale-cookoff/ <p>Who makes Sonoma’s best tamale? Find out at the annual Cinco de Mayo Festival and Tamale Cookoff at Cornerstone Gardens in Sonoma.The fun will start with the tamale competition where local chefs provide samples of tamales and compete before a panel of celebrity judges including Ligia Booker, founder of La Luz, food editor Kathleen Hill, and Laurie Figone of Cooking with Laurie...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/cinco-de-mayo-festival-a-tamale-cookoff/">more</a> 38.22773 -122.456532 Harmony Festival http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/the-harmony-festival/ <p>2013 NO EVENT THIS YEAR - BUT....there is the <a href="http://www.highervisionpresents.com/" target="_blank">Higher Vision Festival</a> to fill the void this year.</p> <p> </p> <p>The<strong> Harmony Festival </strong>is one of those celebrations everyone should check out.There's no doubt the counter culture takes over the fairgrounds; alternative lifestyles, blissful events and raising social consciousness are the themes for this 3 day celebration...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/the-harmony-festival/">more</a> 38.432984353408294 -122.70187854766846 Mother's Day Brunch at Flamingo Resort http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-champagne-brunch-at-flamingo-resort/ <p>Enjoy a Mother's Day Champagne Brunch Buffet at the Flamingo Resort.They will be serving a grand spread of breakfast favorites, waffle, omelet, and carving stations. Full Dessert Table with pies, cakes, petite fours, cookies and more...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-champagne-brunch-at-flamingo-resort/">more</a> 38.451396 -122.688659 Mother's Day Brunch at John Ash and Co. http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-at-john-ash-and-co/ <p>Want to do more than just send flowers to Mom this Mother's Day? Treat her to brunch amongst the vineyards at John Ash &amp; Co. Their sumptuous brunch is guaranteed to pamper your Mom, but if brunch is not her thing, remember Mom with a special Mother's Day dinner at John Ash &amp; Co.<br /><br /></p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-at-john-ash-and-co/">more</a> 38.495143 -122.758702 Mother's Day Brunch at Zazu Restaurant http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-at-zazu-restaurant/ <p>Moms love bacon! Feast on a wide selection of pastries, breads, fruit, and main courses including bacon-in-the-batter waffles, lemon ricotta crepes, bay shrimp salad and much more.<br /><br />View the <a href="http://zazurestaurant.com/2013/moms_day_13.pdf" target="_blank">full menu here</a>.<br /><br /></p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-at-zazu-restaurant/">more</a> 38.452723 -122.80638 Mommy and Me Bake: Cupcakes Class at Sur La Table http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mommy-and-me-bake-cupcakes-class-at-sur-la-table/ <p>Join Sur La Table for a fun-filled family afternoon of baking, laughing and sugar! Learn tips for making delicious batters and scrumptious icings with your little loved one.Mom (or grandma or auntie) and kids will bake and decorate together three types of colorful and very yummy cupcakes.<br /><br />Learn how to make:<br />Tuxedo Cupcakes<br />Peanut Butter Cheeky Monkey Cupcakes<br />Strawberry Ladybug Cupcakes</p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mommy-and-me-bake-cupcakes-class-at-sur-la-table/">more</a> 38.4455629 -122.6870583 Mother's Day Dining at Bay View Restaurant http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-dining-at-bay-view-restaurant/ <p>Serving a three-course meal with a large selection in each course.Enjoy Eggs Benedict, Poached King Salmon, Roasted Pork Tenderloin, just to name a few. Complimentary mimosa cocktail...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-dining-at-bay-view-restaurant/">more</a> 38.3197931 -123.0339412 Mother's Day Brunch at the girl and the fig http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-at-the-girl-a-the-fig/ <p>The girl &amp; the fig will be serving up a huge Mother's Day brunch complete with omelettes, eggs benedict, french toast.Or choose from a large selection of soups, salads, and sandwiches.<br /><br />View the full <a href="http://www.thegirlandthefig.com/#!brunch/c1stu" target="_blank">menu here</a>.</p> <p> </p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-at-the-girl-a-the-fig/">more</a> 38.2939061 -122.4588494 Mother's Day Brunch at The Bluewater Bistro http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-at-the-bluewater-bistro/ <p>Enjoy a Mother's Day Brunch featuring tons of mouthwatering <a href="http://www2.cybergolf.com/kemper/images/158/Mothers-Day-2013.pdf" target="_blank">menu</a> items at The Bluewater Bistro located at The Links at Bodega Harbour.</p>...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-at-the-bluewater-bistro/">more</a> 38.3137952 -123.0275897 Mother's Day Brunch and Dinner at Café Europe http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-and-dinner-at-cafe-europe/ <p>Café Europe is offering a delectable Brunch and Dinner menu on Mother's Day.This charming Café brings a little piece of Bavaria right here to Sonoma County...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-and-dinner-at-cafe-europe/">more</a> 38.4650524 -122.6533398 Mother's Day Brunch at Depot Hotel Restaurant http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-and-dinner-at-depot-hotel-restaurant/ <p>Enjoy a lavish Mother's Day Brunch complete with champagne or mimosas upon arrival.Featuring a selection of starters, entrees, and desserts...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/food-events/mothers-day-brunch-and-dinner-at-depot-hotel-restaurant/">more</a> 38.296627 -122.4582543 Vinify Get A Taste http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/vinify-get-a-taste/ <p>The 6th annual <strong>Vinify "Get A Taste"</strong> is a rare opportunity to taste and purchase very limited production wines.Vinify, a state-of-the-art winemaking facility, will open its doors for special tastings from 15 limited-production wineries...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/vinify-get-a-taste/">more</a> 38.472265 -122.743144 May Day Festival http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/may-day-festival/ <p>Come out for a good old fashioned picnic at the Geyserville Chamber of Commerce's Annual May Day Festival.Enjoy music, kid's games, great food, local wines, and lots of family fun...there will be something for everyone!<br /><br />LEGEND has it, the first May Day Festival was back in 1925...<a href="http://www.sonomauncorked.com/wine-country-events/annual-events/may-day-festival/">more</a> 38.7187676 -122.9230888