November 2012

Sat
03
Healthy Eating Dessert and Side Dish Smack Down!
1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna
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Healthy Eating Dessert and Side Dish Smack Down!
Saturday, November 3rd
1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Vienna, Free!

Cooking Contests! Celebrity Judges! Delicious and Healthy ideas for your holiday table. Visit the store and taste the best that our in store Healthy Eating Specialists have to offer. They will each present a side dish or a dessert to be judged by the customers and guest judges. From 1-3 PM guests are invited to taste delicious and healthy creations. 

Sat
03
Healthy Eating Dessert Competition
1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna
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Healthy Eating Dessert Competition
Saturday, November 3rd
1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Vienna, Free

 

 

Get a Sweet Dose of the Holidays at Whole Foods Market Vienna

 

 Event Kicks Off at 1PM:  Customers are invited to taste and vote for their favorite Health Starts Here Dessert created by Whole Foods Market Healthy Eating Specialists

1-2 PM:  Judge’s Table:

Each Healthy Eating Specialist will present her dish to the Judge’s Panel, explaining what makes this dish special and how it is Health Starts Here ™

Judges will decide on a winner at 1:30pm

Warren Brown will be selling and autographing his cookbooks

MC’ed by Old Town’s Cooking Coach Michael Kiss.  Customers are invited to chat with the celebrity judges!

Customers are encouraged to taste and cast votes, and chat with judges and HES’s during this time

2-4 PM:  Customer Taste Testing and Votes continue

3:30/4pm:  Customer’s Favorite Dessert will be announced

 

The Contestants are: 

 

 

1.       Brenna Scarrott from Arlington:                Apple Pear Crumble with Orange Cashew Cream

2.       Lindsey Kane from Old Town:                     Pecan Crusted Pumpkin Pie

3.       Barclay Todd From Vienna:                          Berry Tart on baked date paste crust with Cashew Cream     

4.       Jacquelyn Posey from Tyson’s:                  Cranberry Almond Cheesecake w/Toffee Drizzle

Wed
07
5% day for CROP WALK
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna
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5% day for CROP WALK
Wednesday, November 7th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Vienna

Come stock up for the holidays on a day when 5% our our store sales go back to the local community. We will be sponsoring the Vienna CROP walk. http://www.viennacropwalk.org/  . 

Sat
10
Holiday Tasting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna
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Holiday Tasting
Saturday, November 10th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Vienna, Free-

Want an early taste of the holidays? We will have the best parts of our holiday menu available for all customers to taste on November 10 from 12-3pm. No need to RSVP just come with an appetite! 

Thu
15
Beer with Dave
6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna
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Beer with Dave
Thursday, November 15th
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Vienna, $5

Join Dave for some great beers for Thanksgiving-- or watching Football during Thanksgiving. We will be featuring the best of the fall beers and giving a preview of some winter beers that are just around the corner. Please RSVP to viennaclasses@wholefoods.com. Class is limited to 25 guests. 

Fri
16
Vienna Launch: ONE wine
6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna Cafe
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Vienna Launch: ONE wine
Friday, November 16th
6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Vienna Cafe

Our wine buyer and level 2 Somellier had the opportunity to blend a vintage of wine in Walla Walla, Washington this past year. The east coast debut of ONE Wine will be in our store! Stop by for samples, live music, wine by the glass and autographed bottles. From 6-8 pm. 

Sun
18
Sip and Sample
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna
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Sip and Sample
Sunday, November 18th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Vienna, Free

Want to try more than just a few wines before you decide what to put on your thanksgiving table? We will have over 20 bottles open for samples in the store from 1-4pm. No need to sign up, just come ready to sample the best of the best for your holiday feasts. 

Mon
26
Breakfast with Santa!
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Vienna Cafe
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Breakfast with Santa!
Monday, November 26th
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Vienna Cafe, Free!

Visit the cafe on a relaxing Sunday to meet Santa in a nice and calm environment. Santa visits are complimentary, and we will have delicious breakfast available for purchase.

Fri
30
Mommy and Me
10:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Vienna Cafe
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Mommy and Me
Friday, November 30th
10:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Vienna Cafe, Free

Bring the littlest shoppers in for a morning of crafts, fun and snacks. The theme will be Thanksgiving. This class is limited to 15 kids ages 2-4years old. Please rsvp to viennaclasses@wholefoods.com

Events At Nearby Stores

Music at the Seafood Shack!
Sunday, March 29th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Seafood Shack, Free!

Skribe in the house!

Skribe in the house!

A Special Afternoon with Award-Winning Chef Michael Friedman of The Red Hen
Sunday, March 29th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cafe, Free

Join us in the Cafe for this very special appearance and demonstration by award-winning Chef and restaurateur, Michael Friedman. Michael will share with us his very popular dish - Braised Brisket-Style Short Ribs - perfect for Passover. Try a sample, chat with the Chef, take a recipe and make the dish at home for you and your family! 

More about Chef FriedmanMike Friedman is the owner and chef of The Red Hen, winner of the 2014 RAMMY for best new restaurant. Friedman, a New Jersey native who was inspired by his mother’s cookbooks to turn to cooking after quitting his job at age 22, worked at Proof, Zaytinya and Jaleo prior to opening the Italian-inspired American restaurant in historic Bloomingdale. 

This event is free. RSVP is appreciated for planning: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-special-afternoon-with-award-winning-chef...

 

Join us in the Cafe for this very special appearance and demonstration by

Passover Signature Demo Series featuring Chef Amy Brandwein
Sunday, March 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe, FREE (No Registration Required)

The Jewish Food Experience (JFE) and Whole Foods Market (WFM) are thrilled to announce a first-ever Signature Demo Series collaboration featuring dishes from JFE’s curated list of Top Ten Passover recipes. Four of DC’s premiere chefs will demonstrate how to prepare their mouth-watering selections at Whole Foods Market stores in the DC area. Stop by and meet one of these top chefs, watch them prepare their dishes, sample the final product and hear them reminisce about food memories of Seders from their youth. We’ll distribute recipe cards featuring JFE’s Top Ten Passover recipes, a holiday guide book, Whole Foods Market Passover catering menus and information about diverse Seders scheduled around our area at each demo. - See full schedule HERE!

Matzah Sfogliatelle with Lamb Ragù
Amy Brandwein, Centrolina
Sunday, March 29, 6–7 pm
Venue: Whole Foods Market Kentlands (316 Kentlands Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD 20878)
Chef Brandwein is slated to open Centrolina, an Italian market and restaurant in the CityCenterDC complex, in spring 2015.

The Jewish Food Experience (JFE) and Whole Foods Market (WFM) are thrilled to announce a first-ever Signature Demo Series collaboration featuring dishes from JFE’s curated list of Top Ten