6/15/11- Join us at Lake Wine Spirits for a Taste of Castilla y Leon
Solex is pleased to travel to Minneapolis, MN to sample the cheeses of Castilla y Leon, Spain at Lake Wine along with veteran cheese monger Ken Liss and his staff. It will be a great opportunity to try some great new cheeses like Pata de Mulo and Santa Gadea before you decide on what you’ll take home.
6/24/11- Adelino’s Old World Kitchen Celebrates the Foods of Castilla y Leon
Adelino’s, a Mediterranean restaurant in Lafayette, Indiana will feature the foods of Castilla y Leon, including Iberico Ham and a variety of new cheeses brought in especially for the occassion.
6/13/11- Savor the Flavors of Castilla y Leon at 1252 Tapas
This Spring and Summer we will celebrate the foods of Castilla y Leon, Spain with special dinners and product tastings at some of our favorite restaurants and retail stores. Join us for dinner on Monday, June 13th at 1252 Tapas in Woodlands, TX. Call 281-419-1260 for more information.
2/11/11- Chicago Flamenco Festival 2011 Opening Night
11/1- “Valencia in Chicago” Kick-Off, Instituto Cervantes, Chicago (6:00 p.m.)
This event will feature Chef David Dworshak, Executive Chef for Carnivale restaurant, who will show off his culinary expertise with a demonstration of Spanish cooking that will be sure to make your mouth water. Chef David will be joined by Luis Aznar from the Instituto Valenciano de la Exportacion; Eva Trias from Solex Partners, specialist in Spanish foods; and Karrie Kimble from JDY Gourmet, expert in gourmet and specialty foods. The speakers will explore the rich culinary and historical background of Valencia with their audience, inspiring us to experience a little of Valencia here in Chicago. Email email@example.com to RSVP for this free event.
VALENCIA IN CHICAGO EVENTS
Valencia Inspired Menus at Select Restaurants
See what some of the best chefs in Chicago can do with the foods of Valencia!
Carnivale November 1-14, Special Valencia Menu
Café Babareeba November 11-17, Rice-A-Reeba Festival
Tapas Gitana November 8-21, Chicago, Special Valencia Tapas Menu
Marion Street Cheese Market, November 12, Oak Park, Special Lunch Menu
Coobah, November 17, Four Course Wine Dinner featuring foods from Valencia
Columbia Yacht Club, November 9, Spanish Wine Dinner
Onwentsia Club, Lake Forest, November 20, Paella and Tapas and Tapas Fridays
Foods of Valencia and Product Tastings
Buy products from Valencia at any of these locations, or visit during one of our scheduled product tastings!
Provenance Food & Wine, Lincoln Square 5:00-7:00
Schaefer’s Wine & Spirits, Skokie 12:00-5:0
Provenance Food & Wine, Logan Square 3:00-6:00
City Olive, Andersonville 12:00-2:30
Treasure Island, Clybourn 3:00-5:00
Treasure Island, Elm 4:00-6:00
Treasure Island, Wilmette 11:30-1:30
Treasure Island, Streeterville 11:30-1:30
Marion Street Cheese Market, Oak Park 6:00-8:00
Treasure Island, Broadway 1:00-3:00
Treasure Island, Hyde Park 3:00-5:00
Treasure Island, Wells 11:30-1:30
8/28-29 – Tapas Festival at Dorothy Lane Market in Fairfield, Ohio
For the first time this year, DLM celebrates Spain with a Tapas Festival and delicous specialties imported by Solex.
6/26-27 – Spanish Pastry Celebrity Fiesta
Meet Solex together with Paco Torreblanco and Oriol Balaguer at the French Pastry School in Chicago
6/4 – Chiquiteo in Chicago
Join JDY/Solex & Lincoln Square Chamber for the first Tapas Tour of Lincoln Square!
5/16-19 – National Restaurant Show
Visit the Solex booth of the International Cuisine Pavillion
5/4 – Great Match
Over 200 new wines from Spain, matched with Solex foods!
4/13 – Farm to Fork: Innovation in Chicago’s Food Industry
Solex presents artisan food from Spain
3/14 – Tapas Festival at Jungle Jim’s
Experience the world of Tapas Foods in the most unique store possible!