The Franklin Wine Festival held its first Vintner’s Dinner for the 2009 season last week at Criallo’s Bistro in Cool Springs. Guests enjoyed a give course “Wines of the World” dinner featuring vintages from Italy, Spain, Argentina, New Zealand, and California.
The Grand Wine and Food Tasting will be held Friday, October 2, 2009 at The Factory at Franklin featuring over 300 wines and culinary offerings from more than 25 of Middle Tennessee’s finest chefs. Tickets are available for $75 at FranklinWineFestival.com. All proceeds of the event benefit the mentoring programs of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee helping vulnerable children beat the odds.