August 2014

Sat
02
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Saturday, August 2nd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Tue
05
Cooking with Julie
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Cooking with Julie
Tuesday, August 5th
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, $225 per person

Step off the beaten path and join Julie for an insider's tour of the Napa Valley culinary scene and learn the delicious secrets of Napa. Start the morning at the market with Julie, selecting sparkling fresh produce from local farmers, and selecting cheeses and salumi from specialty vendors. Learn how to select and cook the unique vegetables and fruits. Next we visit a winery for a private tasting. Then on to Whole Foods Culinary center  kitchen, for a hands-on cooking class where we will turn our bounty into a wonderful wine country feast.Visit www.CookingwithJulie.com for more information. Includes tour and tastings, hands-on cooking class, recipes, three-course lunch with Napa wines, and logo apron.  Sign up now!

Wed
06
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Wednesday, August 6th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Thu
07
Sequum Wines Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 7th & 8th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Sequum Wines Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 7th & 8th
Thursday, August 7th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

 

Sequum" is a soil science term that describes the relationship of a vertical sequence of soil layers.  As a professional viticultural soils scientist, Paul Skinner crafts wines that reflect the special quality of a vineyard's soils and climate. 

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Exploring Food Abroad
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Exploring Food Abroad
Thursday, August 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer has long been a time for traveling abroad. Let's visit about our favorite foods and flavors from around the world! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
08
Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Culinary Center
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Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
Friday, August 8th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Culinary Center, $35.00

Join Chef Kelly Fong for a class featuring:

Farmer’s Market - Corn and Tomatoes

Gorgonzola Cheese and Corn Souffle

Suffering Succotash – tomatoes, corn, onions, zucchini, beans and hot peppers

Chorizo, Corn, Tomato and Rice Pilaf Stuffed Poblano

 

Grilled Lamb Chops with Tomatoes. Onions, Mint and Lemon Essence

Sign up now!

Sat
09
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Saturday, August 9th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Wed
13
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Wednesday, August 13th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Thu
14
Delicato Family vinyards Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 14th & 15th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Delicato Family vinyards Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 14th & 15th
Thursday, August 14th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

 

Planting their first California grapes in 1924, the Indelicato family is devoted to it's California winemaking heritage of family farming, using environmentally sensitive growing practices to produce quality wine. 

Fri
15
Cooking with Julie
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Cooking with Julie
Friday, August 15th
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, $225 per person

Step off the beaten path and join Julie for an insider's tour of the Napa Valley culinary scene and learn the delicious secrets of Napa. Start the morning at the market with Julie, selecting sparkling fresh produce from local farmers, and selecting cheeses and salumi from specialty vendors. Learn how to select and cook the unique vegetables and fruits. Next we visit a winery for a private tasting. Then on to Whole Foods Culinary center  kitchen, for a hands-on cooking class where we will turn our bounty into a wonderful wine country feast.Visit www.CookingwithJulie.com for more information. Includes tour and tastings, hands-on cooking class, recipes, three-course lunch with Napa wines, and logo apron.  Sign up now!

Sat
16
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Saturday, August 16th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Sun
17
Kid's Cooking Class with The Culinary Dude
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Culinary Center
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Kid's Cooking Class with The Culinary Dude
Sunday, August 17th
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Culinary Center, $20.00

Most Popular Foods from Around the World-There are so many favorite foods of from around the world and each country seems to have their own. In this series we will make the favorites from a whole lot of countries around the world. By the end of the series,  you will be able to say that you have eaten the favorite foods of numerous countries and did not have to leave California to do it. The Culinary Dude, Scott Davis has worked to create a wonderful collection of menus that the kids will cook themselves. Using the freshest ingredients, fun and interactive cooking techniques, the kids will prepare the food from scratch each day as they learn kitchen and food safety, professional kitchen behavior, measuring and prep skills, and table etiquette. In addition to a wide variety of hands-on, tactile recipes, kids will participate in additional food-related activities.  Sign up now!

 

 

Tue
19
Cooking with Julie
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Cooking with Julie
Tuesday, August 19th
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, $225 per person

Step off the beaten path and join Julie for an insider's tour of the Napa Valley culinary scene and learn the delicious secrets of Napa. Start the morning at the market with Julie, selecting sparkling fresh produce from local farmers, and selecting cheeses and salumi from specialty vendors. Learn how to select and cook the unique vegetables and fruits. Next we visit a winery for a private tasting. Then on to Whole Foods Culinary center  kitchen, for a hands-on cooking class where we will turn our bounty into a wonderful wine country feast.Visit www.CookingwithJulie.com for more information. Includes tour and tastings, hands-on cooking class, recipes, three-course lunch with Napa wines, and logo apron.  Sign up now!

Wed
20
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Wednesday, August 20th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Thu
21
Azur wines and Winery Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 21st & 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Azur wines and Winery Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 21st & 22nd
Thursday, August 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

The philosophy of Azur wines is to produce wines that express pure, terroir-driven specificities and characteristics. 

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Summertime Wind-Down
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summertime Wind-Down
Thursday, August 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As we wrap up summer 2014, let's chat about and share photos of some of the greated moments... From parties to picnics to vacations! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
22
Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Culinary Center
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Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
Friday, August 22nd
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Culinary Center, $35.00

Join Chef Kelly Fong for a class featuring:

Grilled California Summer Seafood

Grilled Shrimp with a Balsamic Persillade

Grilled Tuna with Olive, Lemon, Avocado Tapenade

Grilled Salmon with Pasta Trapanese

Grilled Oysters with a Prezzemolo Sauce

Grilled Vegetable Panzanella Salad

Sign in now!

Sat
23
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Saturday, August 23rd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Tue
26
Cooking with Julie
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Cooking with Julie
Tuesday, August 26th
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, $225 per person

Step off the beaten path and join Julie for an insider's tour of the Napa Valley culinary scene and learn the delicious secrets of Napa. Start the morning at the market with Julie, selecting sparkling fresh produce from local farmers, and selecting cheeses and salumi from specialty vendors. Learn how to select and cook the unique vegetables and fruits. Next we visit a winery for a private tasting. Then on to Whole Foods Culinary center  kitchen, for a hands-on cooking class where we will turn our bounty into a wonderful wine country feast.Visit www.CookingwithJulie.com for more information. Includes tour and tastings, hands-on cooking class, recipes, three-course lunch with Napa wines, and logo apron.  Sign up now!

Wed
27
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Wednesday, August 27th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Thu
28
Sean Minor Wines Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 28th & 29th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Sean Minor Wines Tasting / Thursday & Friday August 28th & 29th
Thursday, August 28th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

The Sean Minor winery is a family business created to produce wines that, from vintage to vintage, consistently exceed their customers's expectations in quality and price.

 

 

Sat
30
Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Healthy Shopping and Cooking Demonstration
Saturday, August 30th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Join me on a journey to the "Healthiest" way to shop for, and cook your food.  I am just back from my second Engine 2 Immersion and have lots of information to share.  We will be reading labels, talking about the healthiest pantry items, spending a lot of time in the produce department, learning about buying bulk items, and then cooking and eating some really good food.  This is a FREE event!

Events At Nearby Stores

Howarth Park Movie Nights with Whole Foods Market Santa Rosa
Friday, August 29th
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Howarth Park, Santa Rosa, CA, Free

Whole Foods Market Santa Rosa is a proud sponsor of the 2014 Howarth Park Movie Nights! Join us for night out with a great line-up of family friendly movies:

Movies to be Featured
Aug. 15 - Lego Movie
Aug. 22 - Monster's University
Aug. 29 - Planes
Sept. 5 - Despicable Me 2
Sept. 12 -
Frozen

Sept. 19 - Iron Man 3

Movies start at dusk (approximately 7:30pm)

Go here for more informaiton about Howarth Park Movie Nights - see you there!

 

 

Whole Foods Market Santa Rosa is a proud sponsor of the 2014 Howarth Park Movie Nights! Join us for night out with a great line-up of family friendly movies:

Summer BBQ's at Whole Foods Market Santa Rosa
Saturday, August 30th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Santa Rosa, $7/palte

Summer is all about BBQ's and we are BBQing for you all summer long each Saturday!  Come by and pick up a delicious plate of BBQ for only $7 which includes entree, side, chips and soda. Entree item changes weekly but it is always our high quality products and delicious. Need it to go, just let us know.

Summer is all about BBQ's and we are BBQing for you all summer long each Saturday!  Come by and pick up a delicious plate of BBQ for only $7 which includes entree, side, chips and soda.

Healthy Sweet Tooth Store Tour
Sunday, August 31st
10:30 AM
Whole Foods Market, Petaluma, Free!

Are you a health nut with a sweet tooth? We've got you covered! Sharon, our Healthy Eating Specialist, would love to show you the healthiest treats we have to offer in our store, and give you recipe ideas to take home too! Meet at the Healthy Eating Kiosk in the center of the store.

Are you a health nut with a sweet tooth? We've got you covered!