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  WElCOmE to the
    Food & Wine
  Connoisseur Club
your entry to a delectable world of food,
wine, and culinary happenings—brought
  to you by FOOD & WINE magazine.
    Great savings while you indulge
          your food fantasies!

                                            Developed expressly for culinary enthusiasts, the
                                            Food & Wine Connoisseur Club helps you pursue
                                            your edible passions while saving big on a wide
                                            range of tantalizing products and services. In this
                                            guide, you’ll get a good feel for the great deals and
                                            experiences available to you as a F&W Connoisseur
                                            Club member.

SpeCial SavingS - partner perkS
Enjoy 5% Cash BaCk.......................................................4          Dear Member,
Receive cash-back every time you make a purchase or book a trip through the club.
                                                                                    Welcome to the F&W Connoisseur Club.
RaisE youR WinE iQ.........................................................5
Get expert answers to your wine questions—free!                                     Enclosed is your personalized membership card with your membership
                                                                                    number. Keep it handy, so you can begin using your benefits and living the
                                                                                    F&W Connoisseur Club lifestyle right away. To start enjoying your great
shop, savoR, and savE...................................................7
                                                                                    savings and other benefits, call us toll-free at 1-888-527-0533 or visit us
Dig in to members-only savings on specialty foods, wines, cookware, books,
                                                                                    online at and enter your
gifts, and more.                                                                    membership number when prompted.

TRavEl ThE WoRld of food & WinE..........................14                         Stay tuned for more amazing benefits! We’re always working to enhance your
Let us help you plan a culinary tour or cruise to some of the world’s most          experience as a F&W Connoisseur Club member. To learn about new
delicious destinations.                                                             savings, partnership offers and club benefits, be sure to visit us online or call
                                                                                    our toll-free number—and keep an eye on your mailbox for Connoisseur
RuB ElBoWs WiTh CulinaRy sTaRs............................16                        Connections, our quarterly newsletter, delivered right to your door. It’s
Gain access to exclusive FOOD & WINE magazine events.                               jam-packed with the latest special offers and club news, plus juicy articles,
                                                                                    chefs’ recipes, and smart kitchen tips.
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Book online at your favorite restaurants nationwide.                                Enjoy the feast!

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                                                                                    For your convenience your F&W Connoisseur Club membership will be
                                                                                    continuously renewed at the end of your term at the then current rate. you may
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                                                                                       the Month at Visit us online
                                                                                       and stay wine smart!

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As a club member, you receive an additional 5% cash back every
time you shop or book a trip through the F&W Connoisseur
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*Within 45 days of completing your shopping or travel, write your name, address, and
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