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32nd Annual Taste of Carmel 'Passport Edition'

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Name: 32nd Annual Taste of Carmel 'Passport Edition'
Date: November 1, 2020 - November 30, 2020
Registration: Sorry, pre-registration for this event has been closed.
Event Description:

2020 Re-Imagined Taste of Carmel - Passport Edition! 
How it Works: A month long #CarmelRising fundraising initiative to benefit the Chamber & local businesses. Each participating restaurant, wine tasting room, cafe, market or food specialty store has created a special offer for passport holders that can be enjoyed anytime throughout the entire month of November. Also, thanks to CarmelGives, 20% of each passport sold will go back to the participating businesses! (Check back for future updates!)

7D :
see Seventh & Dolores Steakhouse below
Affina Food & Wine : Complimentary dessert with any purchase
Value - $10.00
Allegro Pizzeria : Complimentary wine or beer with each pasta entree purchased on your order - valid daily for patio dining, pick up, or delivery
Value - $$
Alvarado Street Brewery & Bistro : Complimentary smoked koji wings with additional purchase - 2 wings with fermented piri piri sauce and pickled carrot and papaya
Value - $6.00
Anton & Michel Restaurant : 15% off entire guest check (not valid on Saturday nights and holidays)
Value - $$
Basil : Small complimentary appetizer and 15% off the total bill
Value - $$
Big Sur River Inn Restaurant : Buy one get one free!  (purchase any food item at regular price and receive second food item of equal or lesser value at no charge.)   
Value - $$
Brophy's Tavern : Brophy's burger and 805 beer for $10.00 
Value - $22.00
Bud's at LaPlaya: Caprese bruschetta and glass of wine for $10.00
Value - $24.00
Cafe Carmel : Two for one lunch/dinner (choose one item on the lunch or dinner menu and get a second one at no charge)  
Value - up to $16.00 max
Carmel Belle : 15% off breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee/juice bar, and beer/wine.  
Value - $$
Carmel Honey Company : 20% discount on your total purchase
Value - $$
Chef Jacques : 10% off for a catered meal for 6 or more persons
Value - $$
Flaherty's Seafood Grill & Oyster Bar : 15% off of your food order and a special priced wine list (excludes Saturday's)
La Balena : Special dinner TO-GO for two!  Burrata, house salad, house made pasta (vegetarian or meat), italian biscotti, and two glasses of Italian house wine for $75.00
Value - $$
Lafayette Bakery & Cafe : Choice of items totaling up to $25
Value - $25.00
Little Napoli : 10% discount on all food and beverage
Value - $$
Mezzaluna Pasteria & Mozzarella Bar : 20% off to-go menu (excludes retail menu)
Value - $$
Montrio Bistro : Complimentary feature appetizer with purchase of entree (dine in or take out)
Value - $20.00
Nielsen Bros. Market & Deli : 15% off total purchase (excluding cigarettes and newspapers)
Value - $$
Pescadero : Complimentary guacamole with additional purchase 
Value - $15.00
Rio Grill : Complimentary feature appetizer with purchase of entree (dine in or take out)
Value - $20.00
Rise + Roam : Complimentary 12 oz. coffee (espresso or brewed) with purchase of a pastry (milk substitutions, additional flavors, or additional shots not included)
Value - $5.00
Seventh & Dolores Steakhouse : Complimentary glass of Folktale Sparkling wine and two Morro Bay Oysters (no wine or oyster substitution)
Value - $25.00
SUR at The Barnyard : Complimentary arctic ice cream bon bon's (for all in your party after dinner)  
Value - $6.00 per person in party
Tarpy's Roadhouse : Complimentary feature appetizer with purchase of entree (dine in or take out)
Value - $20.00
Terry's Lounge/Cypress Inn : 20% off take out orders
Value - $$
The Cheese Shop Inc : 10% off entire purchase (excluding "net" products)
Value - $$
The Crossroads BBQ : 15% off dine in, take out, or delivery
Value - $$
The Pocket Carmel : Complimentary glass of Prosecco for each passport holder (with dinner purchase only) 
Value - $15.00
The Quail and Olive : 10% off all olive oils and vinegars
Value - $$
The Stationaery : Complimentary Fall Toast, available for brunch or dinner
Value - $10.00
Village Corner Carmel Bistro :  15% off of your food order and a special priced wine list (excludes Saturday's)

Carmel Valley Coffee Roasting Co. : 50% off 12 oz bag of Organic Coffee Beans. May be redeemed at one of three coffeehouse locations (The Crossroads, The Barnyard or Ocean Avenue). No substitutions.
Value - $7.75 - $12.00
Dawn's Dream Winery : 10% discount on any wine purchase
Value - $$
De Tierra Vineyards : 25% off of everything (tastings, bottle purchases, and merchandise) 
Value - $$
Galante Family Winery : 10% discount on any wine purchase
Value - $$
McIntyre Family Wines : Two for one wine flight of five wines with addition of Library wine sample
Value - $40.00
Manzoni Cellars : Complimentary tasting of 3 wines plus 20% discount
Value - $15.00 + $$
Nielsen Bros. Market & Wine Shop : 15% off total purchase of wine and liquor 
Value - $$
Scheid Vineyards Carmel Tasting Room : Complimentary Estate tasting flight of 5 wines OR 25% off take out bottle sale.   
Value - $15.00 OR $$
Shale Canyon Wines Tasting Room : 20% discount on wine purchases
Value - $$
Silvestri Vineyards : Thanksgiving special - purchase an estate Pinot Noir and Rose Grenache (to complement your Thanksgiving dinner or enjoy any time) for only $50
Value - $13.00 savings
Taste Morgan : Complimentary wine tasting flight with Morgan branded Giovino wine glass
Value - $20.00
The Annex Carmel : Complimentary island hopping wine flight and food pairing of seasonal daily bruschetta 
Value - $45.00
Toro : Complimentary custom sake flight of 3 sakes by Certified Sommelier Stephen Wilson
Value - $20.00
Windy Oaks Winery : 10% off on purchase of most wines
Value - $$ 


Please thoroughly read our FINE PRINT SECTION

Passport Pick-Up -or- Mailing: You can pick-up your passports at the Carmel Visitor Center located on the second floor of the Carmel Plaza Thursdays - Sundays, Noon-4pm.  Or Mondays - Wednesdays, they will be available at the Carmel Chamber office located on the third floor of the Plaza.

Taster & Loyal Local Level Passports can be mailed for an additional fee.
VIP Dignitary Passport Packages MUST be picked up from the Visitor Center. 

ID Requirements & Age Limit: Must be 21 years of age with valid identification to purchase passports. 

Passport Transfers & Refunds: All passport sales are final. Each offer is one per passport holder unless stated otherwise. Passports are transferable. You may purchase for others and give them away as gifts. Passports are NONREFUNDABLE. Please present passport to your server upon arrival.  
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CARMEL, CALIFORNIA (and beyond)!
Date/Time Information:
VIP DIGNITARY PASSPORT : Additional 2 weeks (Nov. 1 - Dec. 15)

Contact Information:
Lynne Allenspach
$50 TASTER - Access to 4 Beverage & 6 Food Participants 
$100 LOYAL LOCAL - Access to 10 Beverage & 14 Food Participants 
$150 VIP DIGNITARY - Access to Loyal Local Level + 2 additional weeks to use passport + $25 Mezzaluna Pasteria & Mozzarella Bar & $25 The Stationaery gift cards + Scheid Vineyards customized gifts + 2 wine glasses from Presenting Sponsor Nielsen's! (VERY LIMITED - ONLY 50 AVAILABLE!)

MAILING FEE: TASTER & LOYAL LOCAL PASSPORTS can be mailed for a small fee. VIP DIGNITARY PASSPORT PACKAGE must be picked up at the Carmel Visitor Center Thursday - Sunday or the Carmel Chamber Office Monday - Wednesday

Purchase passports online until November 24, 2020.
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