Now in its fifth year, the Relais & Châteaux GourmetFest has quickly become a tour de force in the food and wine festival circuit. Building upon the success of the inaugural year it continues to feature the incomparable talent of Relais & Châteaux chefs from around the world, prestigious wineries and the finest luxury brands all in beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea.
Over the course of four days guests indulge in 20 uniquely planned events, including a strolling welcome party, wine tastings, rarities experiences, cooking demos, lunches and dinners, off-site tours and lunches, VIP parties and the closing celebration. Each event provides a unique blend of amazing chefs and impressive wines, offering the one-of-a-kind indulgences that you have come to expect from GourmetFest.
Our online charity auction features the amazing properties of Relais & Châteaux from all over the world. All of the proceeds from the auction goes to support the Cal State Monterey Bay Hospitality Program, Carmel Chamber of Commerce, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Los Angeles Chapter and Ment’or.