The 10th Annual San Diego Bay Wine and Food Festival returns on November 20, 2013

2013 marks the 10-year anniversary of the San Diego Bay Wine and Food Festival™. This event is promising to be bigger than ever with new events, the best wines in the world, and celebrity chefs and culinary personalities. Over 170 wineries, breweries, & spirit purveyors and over 70 of San Diego’s best restaurants will converge with 10,000 wine aficionados and foodies on the beautiful bay in San Diego.

Here are some events that shouldn’t be missed:

Date: Thursday, November 21, 2013
Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Location: Macy's School of Cooking
Price: $70
  • At the heart of all cuisine is fusion, where chefs become inventive with the mix and mingling of various flavors and traditions from all over the world. Balancing complex flavors to create an east-meets-west cuisine, Chef Looi will take you through a step-by-step journey into the depths of Asian fusion and show just how accessible it can be. This class demonstrates a simple approach to modern Asian cooking using regional ingredients and techniques. From Malaysia to India with a French twist, Chef Looi's eclectic background incorporates east-west cuisine without borders.
  • Chef Looi has been a guest chef at the prestigious James Beard House multiple times and was a master chef at the World Gourmet Summit in Las Vegas and Dubai, UAE. He was invited by the Chefs Association of Malaysia, Malaysian Hotel Association and the Ministry of Tourism Malaysia, thrice to judge at the prestigious WACS sanctioned Culinaire Malaysia, the largest culinary competition in the South East Asian region.
  • Menu: Baby arugula, pickled Asian pear and ginger vinaigrette, Roasted hoisin + garam masala duck and mango chutney, Grilled lemongrass skirt steak and nyonya sauce
To read more and see slideshow highlights from 2012, please visit:

Mahalo and hope to see you next weekend!

OC Food Diva