Hilton Concord Supports Sustainable Contra Costa Through Fourth Annual Winemakers Dinner

Fourth Annual Winemakers Dinner at Plate & Vine Restaurant to benefit Sustainable Contra Costa

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August 18, 2016

CONCORD, Calif. - Plate & Vine Restaurant, located at Hilton Concord, announces its fourth annual Winemakers Dinner event on Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 6-9 p.m. Proceeds from the event will support Sustainable Contra Costa.

This year, the Winemakers Dinner will feature local winery Rodney Strong Wine Estates for this five-course feast of seasonal food and wine pairings.

"The Winemakers Dinner is a unique culinary experience," said Dwayne Griffiths, executive chef, Plate & Vine. "The dinner showcases an elaborate five-course dinner, pairing seasonal foods with five different wines for a one of a kind experience. During each course, a representative from the winery discusses each wine and offers tasting notes and pairing observations."

Plate & Vine Restaurant, located at 1970 Diamond Boulevard, will donate $25 of each dinner purchased to Sustainable Contra Costa. Tickets are available online at annualwinedinner.eventbrite.com.

Hilton Concord is part of the Hilton Worldwide portfolio, a leading global hospitality company with more than 4,700 hotels across 13 brands in 104 countries and territories, featuring innovative restaurant and bar concepts that are committed to sourcing locally and sustainably when possible.

For more information on the event or for reservations, please call +1 925 827 2000 or visit the hotel's website on hilton.com.

About Plate & Vine
Plate & Vine Restaurant at the Hilton Concord provides sustainably sourced and regionally inspired Northern California cuisine. Since 2012, Plate & Vine Restaurant has consistently served seasonal options to guests of the Hilton Concord and surrounding Diablo Valley. For more information on Plate & Vine, please call +1 925 827 2000 or visit plateandvinerestaurant.com.

About Sustainable Contra Costa
Sustainable Contra Costa is a nonprofit, collaborative organization providing programs, services, and community connections that teach and inspire thousands of people to have healthier homes, workplaces, communities, and lives. They believe that every choice matters in making sure we all live and operate in a way that sustains the health and well-being of our society, economy, and environment. For more information, visit: www.sustainablecoco.org.

About Rodney Strong Wine Estates
Rodney Strong Wine Estates is a family-owned wine company that includes Rodney Strong Vineyards and Davis Bynum Winery. Rodney Strong grows and produces wines exclusively from Sonoma County's finest appellations - Alexander Valley, Russian River Valley, Dry Creek Valley, Knights Valley, Chalk Hill and Sonoma Coast. The winery was founded in 1959 by Sonoma County wine pioneer Rodney D. Strong as the 13th bonded winery in the county. Davis Bynum crafts single vineyard Russian River Valley Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. The company aspires to conserve and protect the environment in all its operations through sustainable practices, solar power, and fish friendly farming. The Klein family, a third generation California farming family, entered the wine business with the purchase of Rodney Strong Vineyards in 1989. Learn more at www.RodneyStrong.com and davisbynum.com.

About Hilton Concord
Hilton Concord has 329 guest rooms and over 20,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Hilton Concord offers guests and meeting planners one of the newest and most sustainable, modern hotels in the San Francisco Bay Area. For more information about the Hilton Concord, visit concord.hilton.com or contact Hope Pintado, director of sales and marketing, at +1 925 349 2609. Hilton Concord is owned by VWI Concord LLC and operated by Interstate Hotels & Resorts, the leading U.S.-based global hotel management company.

Contact

Hope Pintado
Hilton Concord
+1 925 349 2609
hope.pintado2@hilton.com

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