|Type of Event||Festival, Fair, Exhibition, Show|
15th and I StreetsModesto, CA
|First Year of Event||2011|
The first San Joaquin Valley Award Winning Olive Oils and Vinegars Festival will be held on the south lawn of the McHenry Mansion in Modesto, CA. The event will be held from 11am - 3pm. Admission is free. This will be a chance for the public to meet eight olive growers and taste their award-winning olive oils and vinegars. Visitors will learn how to cook by replacing butter and other saturated fats with olive oil, along with flavored olive oils.
Author Richard Calhoun will have his California Olives, Olive Oils, and Vinegars book available for signing, along with two other books, Breakfast Around the World with more than 500 different breakfast recipes, The Butterfield Messenger an exciting and dangerous adventure ride from Missouri to California in 1858.
|Date(s)||September 10, 2011