It’s time to mark your calendars for the most inspired culinary event of the year. Westchester Magazine‘s Wine & Food Festival is coming back on June 6-11, 2017. Join us for a one-of-a-kind gastronomical journey through the county’s finest plates and pours, featuring the chefs, restaurants, sommeliers, wine and spirits makers, and specialty food purveyors that give Westchester its distinct culinary sizzle.
With exclusive dinners, tastings, seminars, and demos hosted by the hottest chefs and vintners, all handpicked by our editors, Westchester Magazine’s 2017 Wine & Food Festival is an experience unlike any other.
Westchester Italian Cultural Center
1 Generoso Pope Pl, Tuckahoe
Celebrate the regions of Italy with world-renowned wine expert, Kevin Zraly, during this walk-around tasting featuring the red and white wines of Tuscany, Veneto, Piedmonte, Trentino-Alto Adige, Sicily, and Sardinia while enjoying fine Italian delicacies from DeCicco & Sons. Enjoy a lively cooking demonstration of an Italian specialty by Chef Andy Nusser of Tarry Lodge.
This event is hosted by Joe Armentano, member of the Westchester Italian Cultural Center.
Savor Westchester at The Westchester, Level 4
White Plains, NY
Grab your friends and kick-off Wine & Food Festival at Savor Westchester – a delicious new dining experience featuring exclusive eateries. Enjoy an evening of food, shopping, fashion and cocktails! Sample fresh and flavorful cuisine, sip delicious cocktails prepared by Westchester’s best bartenders, as voted by the readers of Westchester Magazine and check out the season’s hottest fashion trends. Makeovers, massages, shopping, raffles and more make this an evening not-to-be-missed! 21 and over only.
All guests will receive a $25 Simon Gift card*, special gift bag & complimentary parking.
*The Simon Gift card(R) is subject to terms and conditions. Visit simongiftcard.com or Simon Guest Services for more information.
Hai Street Kitchen & Co.
Tomato & Co.
Whitman’s New York
Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla
Burgers, beer, music, wine, spirits, food trucks and the best grilling this side of the Hudson River all come together at Westchester’s ultimate block party! Top local chefs present their unique take on the all-American burger as they compete for the Best Burger Award.
Bona Bona Ice Cream
Longford’s Ice Cream
The Souvlaki Truck
Walter’s Hot Dogs
The Ritz-Carlton New York, Westchester
Experience Westchester cuisine like a celebrity at the most exclusive event of the Wine & Food Festival. With the area’s top chefs and the world’s top wines being served, An Evening With Westchester’s Tastemakers is an incomparable six-course feast unlike anything you’ve ever experienced.
Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla
Party Line Connoisseurs Ticket Price: $125 (includes admission to the Grand Tasting Village and entrance to the exclusive Party Line Connoisseurs Tent with rare, high-end wine and food)
The signature event of the Wine & Food Festival, the Grand Tasting Village features tastings from 50+ local restaurants and more than 200 wines & spirits. Chef demonstrations and a variety of food trucks create a gastronomic delight for food and wine lovers.
Jimmy’s Soft Serve
Party Line Connoisseurs Tent Restaurant:
Raw bar courtesy of Eastchester Fish Gourmet
Catering courtesy of Turcos
Party Line Connoisseurs Tent Wine:
Jadot Beaune 1er Cru Anniversary
Cakebread Benchland Select Cabernet
Tenuta san Guido Guidalberto
Zind Humbrecht Pinot Gris
Mullan Road Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon
Sette Ponti Crognolo
Sette Ponti Oreno
Silvio Nardi Brunello Di Montalcino
PLAY at The Westchester, Level 4
White Plains, NY
Price: $10 per child, $25 for 3 children (ages 5-12 years old)
Spend the morning with your little ones as they learn the basics of cooking. This hands-on event encourages creativity as kids learn basic cooking techniques from working chefs. Your little culinary artists will also practice cupcake decorating…and don’t worry, they’ll share their finished treats with you! Characters from Nickelodeon’s most popular kids shows will be on-hand for meet & greets, so be sure to have your phones ready for pictures. Little chefs will also receive a complimentary chef’s apron and hat. This event is limited to 75 participants so purchase your tickets today. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester
NBC's The TODAY Show
X2O Xaviars on the Hudson
Chopped Junior Champion
CBS's Toni On! New York
RiverMarket Bar & Kitchen
The Proper Pour
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