JOIN US for the GREENWICH 2013 WINE+FOOD FESTIVAL
This tented event on 6.3-acres features celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations, gourmet tastings, wine and spirits and live performances by favorite headlining musicians.
(Must be 21 and over to attend all festival events. Infants and strollers prohibited. Tickets are non-refundable.)
Thursday, October 3
Miller Motorcars, Greenwich, CT
6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Get a jump start on the festivities at the official 2013 Greenwich Wine + Food Festival Kick-Off Party! Mingle with culinary experts, The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp patrons, sponsors and Serendipity friends while surrounded by the worlds most famous luxury cars! The night will feature fine wine from Ninety+ Cellars and gourmet hors d’oeuvres, plus a silent auction and exclusive Serendipity gift bags. One hundred percent of the evening’s ticket sales and auction proceeds will benefit The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp. Cocktail attire. Tickets are limited!
Friday, October 4
GRAND TASTING GALA - SOLD OUT!
Sponsored by Betteridge Jewelers
Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Greenwich, CT
6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. Serendipity‘s carefully selected group of Featured Chefs come together under one tent to prepare and share their special dishes in a live demonstration.
Enjoy fine wines from The Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits, beer from Stella Artois, creative cocktails from American Harvest and artisan water from Voss. Guests will receive an exclusive gift bag with a Festival wine glass and a one-year subscription to Serendipity magazine. Attire is casual chic. Please wear shoes appropriate for the grass.
8:30 p.m. LIVE MUSIC BY COUNTRY MUSIC STAR PAT GREEN!
Saturday, October 5
Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Greenwich, CT
12:00 – 5:00 p.m. Culinary Village presented by Serendipity
Gourmet tastings by 90 of the Northeast’s finest food, wine and spirit vendors.
12:00 – 10:00 p.m. VIP Tent
This special tent will host a private lounge, open bar, specialty gourmet tastings and a buffet dinner. Ticketed guests will also have access to VIP Parking, Private Restrooms and an intimate viewing of the evenings live performance.
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Celebrity Demonstration Tents presented by Clarke Kitchens
Your favorite network celebrity chefs, sommeliers and mixologists show off their best! Get there early and you may get a seat at the tasting tables!
Celebrity Demo Tent ONE presented by Clarke Kitchens:
12:30 p.m. Katie Workman: Chicken Piccata and Bibb Salad Supreme
1:30 p.m. Michael Psilaski: One-Pot Greek Paella
2:30 p.m. Duff Goldman: Baking
3:30 p.m. Graham Elliot: Cooking with a Master Chef
4:30 p.m. Susan Whetzel and Chef Michael Behmoiras: Sweet Experiences
Celebrity Demo Tent TWO presented by Clarke Kitchens:
1:00 p.m. Neil Fuentes and Billy DiCrosta: The Singing Chefs
2:00 p.m. Dale Talde: Dim Sum
3:00 p.m. Richard Blais: Crispy Fish Tacos
4:00 p.m. Francois Payard: Crispy Chocolate Phyllo Pastry
5:00 p.m. Sara Moulton: Five Ingredient Weeknight Meals
Celebrity Sommelier and Mixologist Tent:
1:30 p.m. Gretchen Thomas: Beyond Organic — Great biodynamic wines from Spain
2:30 p.m. Laurie Forster: Something to Wine About (and pairings)
3:30 p.m. Brewmaster George Reisch: Stella Artois Cidre
4:30 p.m. Mixologist Adam Patrick: Classic American Whiskey
*Times are subject to change. Please check the Festival journal schedule the day of event.
1:00 – 5:30 p.m. Celebrity Book Store presented by Celebrity Cruises
Meet the minds behind your favorite cookbooks and culinary reads. Books will be available for purchase. Have yours signed!
1:30 p.m. Duff Goldman & John Stage
2:00 p.m. Graham Elliot & Richard Blais
2:30 p.m. Ray “Dr. BBQ” Lampe & François Payard
3:00 p.m. Michael Psilaskis & Debra Ponzek
3:30 p.m. Katie Workman & Sara Moulton
SOUTHERN BASH & BBQ PITMASTER STAGE:
3:30 – 8:30 p.m. Burgers, Beer & Bluegrass Tent
Get your fill of the acclaimed “Best Burgers in Fairfield and Westchester Counties.” The winner will be announced after the 4:30 p.m. Burger Battle. Enjoy the Northeast’s best craft beers, an exclusive beer tasting by Stella Artois and live bluegrass music.
3:30 – 8:30 p.m. BBQ Pit Masters Demo Tent
Watch the ultimate BBQ Pit Masters as they serve up their champion ribs, pulled pork, BBQ salmon, beef brisket and more southern favorites.
3:45 p.m. — Tim Doherty: Barbeque
4:30 p.m. — Burger Battle with Celebrity Guest Judges
Network favorites Michael Psilakis, Richard Blais, Graham Elliot, Duff Goldman, Ray “Dr. BBQ” Lampe, John Stage and Dale Talde choose their favorite burger and announce the “People’s Choice” winner. Hosted by Joe Bastianich.
*Event located at the Burgers, Beers & Bluegrass Tent.
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. — “A Little Bit Country” presented by Serendipity and Bobby Q’s Bodacious BBQ & Grill
Serendipity magazine’s signature weekend celebration with the Festivals’ Featured & Celebrity Experts. Ticket purchasers will enjoy Bourbon Tasting, delicious BBQ by Bobby Q’s, Cigar bar and live music. Limited tickets available.
*Event located in the Serendipity Tent.
5:30 p.m. — Ray “Dr. BBQ” Lampe: The Gourmet Grilled Burger
6:30 p.m. — Dinosaur Bar-B-Que’s John Stage: Pulled Pork Sliders
6:30 p.m. — Saugatuck Craft Butchery’s Ryan Fibiger: Butchery 101
6:30 p.m. LIVE Stage presented by Serendipity
- Introductions by The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp and Serendipity
Opening band: Ian Murray Band
*Event located in the Culinary Village Tent. Doors will re-open at 6:30 p.m.