The James Beard Foundation – 2018 JBF Chefs & Champagne
Auction Ends: Jul 25, 2018 08:00 PM EDT


A Food- and Beer-Lover's Escape to Asheville, North Carolina

Item Number
Estimated Value
$1,140 USD
$805 USD to jye409fe0
Number of Bids
23  -  Bid History

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Item Description

2-night hotel stay for 2 with breakfast, 1 dinner, 1 Asheville Farm to Table tour, and special brewery visit 
The Omni Grove Park Inn is one of the country’s most celebrated resorts. Noted for its understated elegance and southern charm, this one-of-a-kind hotel has hosted 10 U.S. presidents and countless luminaries. The resort offers sweeping views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, innovative and locally sourced restaurants, a Donald Ross-designed golf course, an expansive tennis and fitness center, and an award-winning subterranean spa. The winner of this special culinary weekend and one guest will experience two nights and daily breakfast at this gorgeous resort, a VIP private tour of Highland Brewing, named the South’s best brewery by Southern Living magazine, and a set chef's menu and beverage pairings at JBF Award Winner chef Katie Button's beloved Appalachian small plates restaurant, Nightbell. You will also experience a personally guided tour of sustainable family farms where you will meet the local farmers, discover their unique approach to farming, and taste the local offerings, courtesy of Asheville Farm to Table Tours.
This package for two includes:

  • 2-night hotel accommodations
  • Breakfast daily
  • A dinner with beverage pairings at Nightbell
  • Asheville Farm to Table Tour
  • A VIP private tour of Highland Brewing
  • A pint or beer flight for each person
  • One to-go Highland Brewing Variety Pack

Item Special Note

Omni Park Grove Inn: Subject to availability.  Blackout dates may apply. Gratuity and alcohol not included. Not redeemable for cash.

Nightbell: Beverage and tax included. Gratuity not included.  

Highland Brewing: Highland Variety Pack cannot be shipped and must be picked up at the brewery.

Asheville Farm to Table Tours: Available Thursday, Friday and Saturdays July 28-November 17, 2018 and April 3-November 23, 2019. Bookings must be made at least one week out.  Asheville Farm to Table reserves the right to reschedule tour. Must travel on same itinerary, no additional compensation will be allowed. Must be completed by November 23, 2019

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