2012 Dallas Beaujolais & Beyond Wine Festival at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas

Friday, November 30, 2012, 7-9:30pm
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The Irving Convention Center Grand Ballroom will be decked out in a Parisian paradise motif for the nation's largest Beaujolais gathering. The unique evening of wine, delicious food and joie de vivre is expected to draw more than 2,000 people, so order tickets in advance.

Festival guests will stroll through Parisian-themed streets tasting wines from the Beaujolais region, and from Alsace, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Loire Valley, Rhône Valley, California, Washington and Texas. A selection of craft beers will be offered as well as culinary delights from some of the Metroplex's top restaurants and gourmet food providers, such as Boulevardier, Cadot Restaurant, Conti Gourmet Coffee, Cook Hall at W Hotel, Delice Chocolatier Selection, Empire Baking Company, Evian North America, Frogg Coffee Bar and Creperie, Henry's Homemade Ice Cream, Hotel St. Germain, La Madeleine, Lavendou Bistro Provençal, Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts, Les Trois Petits Cochons, Main Street Bakery and Bistro, Marcus Café, Mozzarella Company, Parigi, Sambuca Uptown, and Scardello Artisan Cheese. Every ticket holder will receive a commemorative wine glass.

Tickets are $65 per person in advance or $70 at the door; parties of four or more are $60 each. Call 972.241.0111 to order or register online at Dallas' French American Chamber of Commerce website. Tickets can be purchased by MC/Visa, Amex, Diners Club, Discover, or cash.

DallasWine.com, November 2012