Culinary Arts Wine and BrewFest


culinary arts 2016

Agenda for the evening, October 15th:

  • 5:00 doors open
  • Food, Wine and Beer vendors open
  • Silent auction open and available online through out the event
  • Live music by Vid Weatherwax and Brad Vierheller
  • 6:30 Cooking demo by Esteemed Resort Chef, Cherie Pape owner of Petite Cherie Gourmet Catering
  • 7:30 all votes in for best dish in Glenwood, best wine and beer.
  • 8:00 event ends


  • Food: Big Daddy’s, Chang Thai, Grand Avenue Sweets, The Grind, the Hotel Colorado, The Iron Bridge Grill, The Lost Cajun, Riveria Supper Club and Piano Bar, Nepal Restaurant, The Pullman.
  • Wines: Glenwood Springs Brew Garden, Classic Wines, Craft Wines, Natural Wines, RNDC, Synergy Wines, Two Rivers Winery, Veraison Wholesale, Williams Cellars.
  • Micro Brews: Breckenridge Brewery, Boulder Brewing, Crazy Mountain Brewing Company, Dales, Glenwood Canyon Brew Pub, Odell Brewing Co, New Belgium Brewing, Nikasi Brewing Company, Sierra Nevada, Snow Capped Cider, Talbott’s Cider Company, Tivoli Brewing.

 Cooking Demo:

  • The Live Cooking demo will take place at 6:30pm in the Deveraux room – Chef, Cherie Pape. We are delighted to have Coronado Bay Resort trained Chef, Cherie Pape create her original gourmet dishes as our Food Demo Extraordinaire.  Cherie is chef/owner of Appetit Cherie Gourmet Catering and an expert in international cuisine that is both healthy and delicious. She will be preparing Thai Tacos … Best described as tender butter lettuce leaves filled with finely diced seasoned pork, scallions, shredded carrots, and chow mein noodles, topped with a delicious house-made peanut sauce or cilantro pesto and sweet hot garlic sauce.

Live Music:

  • Providing the luxurious soundtrack to the evening is Brad Vierheller in the Colorado room. Brad is a leading area pianist and Art Center voice and piano teacher, you know him from the Glenwood Springs Vaudeville Review and the Riveria Piano Bar!
  • In the Deveraux room, the legendary vocals and funky vibes of Vid Weatherwax will make you want to dance the night away! You will recognize the incredible sounds of Vid from the 6th Season of the Glenwood Springs Summer of Music Series!


“The Whole Dish” Level, $1000

  • Alpine Bank
  • Bighorn Toyota
  • Bethel Party Rental
  • Renewal by Andersen
  • Glenwood Springs Ford
  • KMTS 99.1
  • Roaring Fork Events, LLC.

“A Big Forkful” Level, $500

  • Glenwood Hot Springs
  • Glenwood Springs Post Independent
  • Climate Control Company
  • Murray Dental Group
  • S2M Construction
  • Grand River Construction
  • Glenwood Insurance
  • Balcomb and Green, P.C.
  • Berthod Motors