September 2013

Sun
01
Jewish Traditional Cooking / Rosh HaShana
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Jewish Traditional Cooking / Rosh HaShana
Sunday, September 1st
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE

Chana Tenenbaum will be showing us all how to make Honey Cake and Round Sweet Challah for Rosh HaShana.  This will be very fun and very tasty!  This is a free event which makes it really sweet.

Thu
05
Hess Collection & Selected Wines Tasting / Thursday & Friday Sept. 5th & 6th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Hess Collection & Selected Wines Tasting / Thursday & Friday Sept. 5th & 6th
Thursday, September 5th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

The Hess Collection and Select wines are either Estate grown, or benchmark wines from various regions in Coastal California.  They are all made with a "nurture the land" philosophy which creates wines reflecting their natural origins. 

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
Thursday, September 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of fall flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
12
Balletto Vineyards Tasting / Thursday & Friday 12th & 13th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Balletto Vineyards Tasting / Thursday & Friday 12th & 13th
Thursday, September 12th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

A wine's balance and elegance are the two qualities pursued at Balletto Vineyards.  Makers of fine Russian River Pinot Noirs, they also produce a range of white wines of individual quality.

Fri
13
Pet Adoption Day
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market/Napa...Front of Store
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Pet Adoption Day
Friday, September 13th
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Whole Foods Market/Napa...Front of Store, FREE!

Whole Foods Market, Napa Humane, Napa County Animal Shelter, Whiskers, Tails, and Ferals will be joining forces to celebrate "Pet Adoption Day"!  Of coarse we all know to ADOPT our pets, not purchase them, and to have them spayed or neutered.  

Fri
13
Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
Friday, September 13th
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Culinary Center, $35.00

 "Hot Summer Seafood"...This is a hands on Cooking Class where Chef Kelly will walk you through the preparation of Psarosoupa-Greek fish (seafood) and vegetable soup, Broiled or Grilled Catch of the Day fish with a Lemon Olive Tapenade, Mediterranean Seafood Vegetable Paella, Corn Maque Choux with Bacon and Shrimp, deconstructed Peach Pie Sundae.  This will be the last Summer menu, so don't miss it.  Sign up now.

Sun
15
Kid's Cooking Class with The Culinary Dude
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Kid's Cooking Class with The Culinary Dude
Sunday, September 15th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Culinary Center, $20.00

Pop Stars Favorite Foods-MILEY SYRUS-HANDS-ON (Ages 4-13)  Pop Stars eat food too, but what do they eat and what are their favorite foods?  Can’t wait to eat what they like! This class will focus on MILEY SYRUS who likes to eat Pot Stickers, Cheese Enchiladas, Spinach Apple Salad and Banana Cake. Come join us in the fun!  Sign up now.

Wed
18
Authentic Japanese Cooking Class with Mika (beginning class)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Culinary Center
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Authentic Japanese Cooking Class with Mika (beginning class)
Wednesday, September 18th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Culinary Center, $20.00

This is Mika's beginning class that she would like everyone to take to get the basics.  The second class each month will be an advanced class using all that you learn in the beginning class.  Once you have taken the beginning clas, you are ready for all the advanced classes.  After attending one of Mika's classes, you may want to attend ALL her classes...even if you have already taken it before.  So don't miss this special event.....SIGN UP NOW!

Thu
19
Charles Smith Tasting / Thursday & Friday 19th & 20th
12:45 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Charles Smith Tasting / Thursday & Friday 19th & 20th
Thursday, September 19th
12:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

In 2006, Charles Smith created "Charles Smith Wines: The Modernist Project" which centers around the trend that most people generally consume wine without delay.  The intent is to create wines to be enjoyed now, but with the typicity of the varietal and being true to the place of origin.

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Mon
23
Authentic Japanese Cooking Class with Mika
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Culinary Center
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Authentic Japanese Cooking Class with Mika
Monday, September 23rd
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Culinary Center, $20.00

This is Mika's advanced class for September.  Mika suggests you take the beginning class before attending this class. You will then have all the tools you need to follow everything in the advanced class.  I recommend starting a note book, because you will want to keep all the information Mika has to offer.  I went to her last class, and I will be adjusting my schedule so I never miss any of Mika's classes.  You really should....SIGN UP NOW!

Thu
26
Greut Tasting / Thursday & Friday 26th & 27th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tasting Bar / Specialty Department
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Greut Tasting / Thursday & Friday 26th & 27th
Thursday, September 26th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tasting Bar / Specialty Department, $4.00

Growing grapes at 4300 ft elevation in the state of  New Mexico (some of the highest vineyards in the United States), Gruet produces outstanding sparkling and still wines consistently from grapes grown without pesticides.

Fri
27
Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
Friday, September 27th
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Culinary Center, $35.00

This is a hands on Cooking Class where Chef Kelly with assit you in preparing "Weeknight Vegetarian Suppers" which includes, Southeast Asia Vietnamese Vegetarian Stew, Pressure Cooked Chana Masala, Vegetarian Ma Po Tofu, Lemon Curry Lima Bean and Quinoa Pilaf, Candied Herbed Butternut/Acorn Squash.  Sign up now.

Sat
28
Adult /cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Adult /cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
Saturday, September 28th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Culinary Center, $20.00
Chef Kelly Fong is going to help you all prepare a wonderful weekend brunch.....Yeah.. It’s the weekend… Champagne Brunch...Spiced Rum Caramelized Bananas Stuffed French Toast, Wild Mushroom Crab Fritatta, Bacon, Onion, Peppers and Potato Pie, Honey Lime Minted Fruit Salad, Strawberry Bellini. Sign up now.
Sat
28
Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Adult Cooking Class with Chef Kelly Fong
Saturday, September 28th
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Culinary Center, $35.00

Southern Weekend Supper, Deep Fried Green Tomatoes with a Chipotle Aioli, Braised Collard Greens, Crème Fraiche Mashed Potatoes with a Wellshire Farms Bacon Country Gravy, Pan Seared Pork Chops with a spiced Bourbon Peach Sauce, Buttermilk Deep Fried Chicken, Berry Crisp.  If all this sounds good to you........Sign up now!

Sun
29
Kid's Cooking Class with Ms Butterbeans
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Kid's Cooking Class with Ms Butterbeans
Sunday, September 29th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Culinary Center, $20.00
Ms Butterbeans is back to cook Mexican food with you.  She will show you how easy it is to make fresh corn tortillas from masa harina and form them with a tortilla press.  We will fry some up for chips to go with salsa fresca we will make from fresh tomatoes. .  We will also make some into tostados with refried beans and cheese.  We will make a dark purple thirst quenching drink of hibiscus herbal ice tea to cool off with.   Students will learn valuable cooking techniques and knife skills.  We will eat the food we make and students will take home all the recipes.  Hands on cooking class for kids 7-17  Please have your child wear closed toed shoes, and have long hair tied back.  Sign up now.
 
 

Events At Nearby Stores

Howarth Park Movie Nights with Whole Foods Market Santa Rosa
Friday, August 22nd
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:

Healthy Eating Store Tour
Saturday, August 23rd
10:30 AM
Whole Foods Market, Petaluma, Free!

Come learn the 4 simple keys to eating better and let Sharon, our Healthy Eating Specialist, show you how easy it can be to choose nourishing, energizing food! Meet at the Healthy Eating Kiosk.

Come learn the 4 simple keys to eating better and let Sharon, our Healthy Eating Specialist, show you how easy it can be to choose nourishing, energizing food!

Summer BBQ's at Whole Foods Market Santa Rosa
Saturday, August 23rd
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.