Foodies unite! The first-ever Chicago Food & Wine Festival will take place November 17 - 18, 2012 at the Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Illinois, about an hour's drive west of Chicago.
Learn about this culinary event with our Chicago Food & Wine Festival Guide.
The festival promises cooking demonstrations and tastings from celebrity chefs including Hell's Kitchen's Dana Cohen and sommelier Jess Altieri, host of WineChannelTV.com. For a complete list of participating chefs and celebrity guests, check out the Chicago Food & Wine Festival's Web site.
The festival will also include a gala on November 17 at 5:30 p.m. where ticket holders can mix and mingle with chefs and event sponsors while sampling food, wine, beer, and spirits.
Tickets for the Chicago Food & Wine Festival start ay $75 and go up to $250 for the gala on November 17.