If you live in an apartment in Charlotte, NC and you consider yourself a foodie, then this is a great weekend to head downtown. There are several food tours in Charlotte that you can take advantage of, here is some information on just a few:
Uptown Chic Behind-the-Scenes Walking Food Tour
On the Uptown Chic Behind-the-Scenes Walking Food Tour, we will go in-depth with Executive Chefs & General Managers to learn the restaurant's history, see cooking demonstrations, tour some kitchens, get wine pairing advice, and sample their undiscovered specialties.
- Tastings and/or sips of their signature menu items at six upscale dining establishments.
- Cooking demonstrations with Chefs at multiple locations.
- Behind-the-scenes access to these chic restaurant kitchens.
- Surprising insight and history of each brand and their operation.
- In-Depth wine pairing education with a Sommelier to get the best out of wine lists.
Local Flavors of NoDa Food Tour
Charlotte's Arts District is bursting with creative local flavor, local craft beer, & historical character. On this walking food tour, we will meet those artisans and find out how their passion transforms into deliciousness. We will get behind-the-scenes into a chef's kitchen and also learn some valuable education about some of your favorite beverages!
- Sample culinary treasures from 6+ locally owned restaurants, bars, shops, and artisans.
- Meet the owners and chefs and hear their passionate stories about their business and specialties.
- Behind-the-scenes glimpse into a chef's kitchen for a cooking demonstration.
- Tastings of NoDa's craft beer produced right in the neighborhood.
- A glimpse into a couple of NoDa's culinary shopping gems.
- Wine tastings paired nicely with delicious food.
- See great local art and learn some Charlotte history along the way.
Culinary Tour through Uptown - Tour De Food
Explore the culinary mecca found in dynamic Uptown Charlotte. We will start out at the 7th Street Market (Pure Pizza) and make our way through the busy city streets. We sample farm to table restaurants, wonderful wines, fabulous pastries and more! You will meet the artisans who create these incredible culinary dishes and find out what motivates them, learn about Charlotte's deep history and view the architectural beauty the city offers. Eat Drink Walk with us through Uptown Charlotte.
More information - Charlottesgotalot.com