No better time than this balmy winter morning for you high-rolling eaters to start planning for one of the biggest and most star-studded food events of the year: Tickets are now on sale for the 2012 Food & Wine Classic in Aspen taking place June 15-17, 2012. Tickets are $1,125 before March 15, 2011 ($1,225 afterward) and cover all the events, seminars, and (most of the) parties.
Big-name lineup as always: Mario Batali, John Besh, Giada DeLaurentiis, Bobby Flay, Emeril Lagasse, Tom Colicchio, Danny Meyer, Jacques Pépin, Andrew Zimmern, Jim Meehan, and more. Check out the talent lineup and the seminar schedule. Or, just read up on the 2011 event here.