Head to California’s beloved Northern Sonoma County in the heart of wine country as the 14th Annual Wine & Food Affair lingers for an entire weekend of wine and food pairing with over one hundred wineries participating in the event. Wineries will also showcase their favorite recipe available in a cookbook to all event participants.
7 – 9 November
WHISKY LIVE FESTIVAL
Head to Johannesburg, South Africa this November to warm up alongside more than 180 local and international whiskies, a choice of liqueurs, a host of new releases to the South African market, as well as a range of luxury lifestyle products. The Festival continues to highlight how important South Africa is as a whisky destination and a rapidly-growing market for the spirit worldwide.
09 – 11 November
SALON DU CHOCOLAT
New Yorkers love their chocolate and celebrate every year at the New York Chocolate Show, the largest of its kind in the United States completely dedicated to chocolate. Celebrating its 15th anniversary, 150 participants include the world’s best chocolatiers and pastry chefs who gather together to present their savoir-faire and talent to the public. www.chocolateshow.com
10 – 12 November
WHEN IN ROME…
Conceived and curated by Helmuth Kocher, the Merano Wine Festival is the world’s most exclusive wine-event, a celebraton and a showcase of the finest Italian and international wines. Selected producers – the heart and soul of the Festival – are on hand to illustrate their wines to professionals, enthusiasts and journalists, who meet in Merano to transform their passion for wine into a unique experience.
AYE AYE CAPTAIN
Taking place in the stunning Porte de Versailles in Paris, The Nautic Show is the preeminent event to discover new models in the nautical world. With over 1,200 exhibitors and 1.400 brands in attendance, over 300 new models will be revealed for the first time. www.salonnautiqueparis.com