TEMECULA VALLEY, CA (PRWEB) – Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country will celebrate Temecula Valley Restaurant Month this coming January with “Temeculafied” specialty burgers made from local farm-fresh ingredients at restaurants in Old Town Temecula, Temecula Valley Wine Country, Pechanga Resort & Casino, Promenade Temecula, and throughout the destination. The month-long culinary event takes place at the start of the new year, from January 1 to January 31, 2017. For the event, local chefs have been invited to participate in a signature “Burgers” theme, a popular meal option for travelers.
Temecula Valley Restaurant Month is an extension of California Restaurant Month; Visit Temecula Valley and the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce have proudly participated in the statewide event for the past seven years.
Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country is uniquely situated for premier culinary experiences from fine dining to gastro pubs to artisan farm-to-table quick-service restaurants to ethnic specialties. The agricultural surroundings of the region give restaurants convenient access to locally-sourced pork, beef, vegetables, citrus, apples, berries, cheese, olive oil, craft beer, wine – it’s a chef’s dream. Visitors are attracted to the fresh, real food found at Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country restaurants and this year’s focus on fresh and local mouthwatering hamburgers will be something every guest will want to sink their teeth into.
During Restaurant Month, visitors can immerse themselves in all things culinary throughout Temecula Valley, such as farmers’ markets, special chef events, Restaurant Month specialty burgers, and wine tours. Temecula Valley’s wealth of fresh, local ingredients, paired with innovative chefs, farmers and culinary artisans means visitors can enjoy cuisine as diverse and robust as the destination.
The month-long event will give visitors an excellent chance to explore all there is to see and do in Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country. Weekday visits offer the best value to guests as visitors will receive exceptional hotel rates on overnight accommodations, personalized attention, and even conversations with local chefs, winemakers, and winery owners themselves.
Visitors can follow along with the culinary adventure on social media: #DineTemecula will feature updates throughout the month-long campaign. “Temecula Taste Bud,” the wildly popular video restaurant reviewer, will again be joining in the fun. Follow his tastebuds on YouTube or Facebook with #TemeculaTasteBud to get a sampling of the best Temecula Valley Restaurant Month has to offer.
To learn about all the participating restaurants, special events and activities, and Temecula Valley Restaurant Month’s specialty burgers, beers, and bites offered throughout January 2017, please visit RestaurantMonth.org.
About Visit Temecula Valley
With natural gifts of climate and geography Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country is recognized for scenic vineyards, award-winning wines, and 40+ wineries. The popular, boutique destination includes the Temecula Valley A.V.A. (American Viticulture Area) as well as Historic Downtown Old Town Temecula, Pechanga Resort & Casino, and Temecula Wine Country Golf Trail.
Visit Temecula Valley is the region’s official tourism marketing organization and an online resource for visitors at VisitTemeculaValley.com. Temecula Valley Visitors Center is located in Old Town Temecula (Third Street and Mercedes). For visitor information and assistance, call (888) 363-2852 or (951) 491-6085.