No better time than this balmy winter afternoon for you high-rolling eaters to start planning for one of the biggest and star-studded food events of the year: Tickets are now on sale for the 2011 Food & Wine Classic in Aspen taking place June 17-19, 2011. Tickets are $1,085 before March 15, 2011 ($1,185 afterward) and cover all the events, seminars, and parties.
Big-name lineup as always: Mario Batali, Bobby Flay, Tom Colicchio, José Andrés, Danny Meyer, Tim Love, Michael Symon, Ming Tsai, Jim Meehan, Susan Feniger, Michael Chiarello, Jacques and Claudine Pépin, and more. Check out the list of speakers and the seminar schedule (pdf). Read up on the 2010 event here.