Sun Winefest 2016 at Mohegan Sun

Sun Winefest 2016Sun Winefest 2016 at Mohegan Sun

sponsored by Amity Wine & Spirit, Co.

Join us for the 13th annual Sun WineFest on January 29, 30 & 31, 2016. Featuring beer, wine, specialty spirits and delectable dishes, this weekend has something for everyone. Wine and beer enthusiasts can select from over 1,000 brands or enjoy tastings of specialty sponsor spirits. Foodies can sample signature dishes from the region’s most highly rated restaurants. The Main Culinary Stage is the backdrop for two days of celebrity chef demonstrations along with fun-filled contests.

All the wines being served at the “Elite Cru Tasting” are available for purchase on our website at amitywines.com.

FRIDAY, Jan 29th

BOURBON TASTING
$90 | 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Taste a variety of fine bourbons along with delectable hors d’oeuvres and cigar sampling.

DONELAN FAMILY WINE TASTING & TUSCANY’S TAPAS PLATTER
$65 | 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Join owner Tripp Donelan, of Donelan Wines!

THE WITHERS WINERY TASTING & BAR AMERICAIN DINNER
$65 | 7:30 – 9:00pm
Join owner Andrew Tow, of Withers Winery!
SATURDAY, Jan 30th

SUN WINEFEST GRAND TASTING
$95 | Noon – 5:00pm
Sample over 1,000 wines and beer; there are also limited tastings of specialty spirits from our sponsors. Immediately following Rocco DiSpirito’s live demo, there will be a book signing for The Negative Calorie Diet.
Chef Demo Schedule
12:15pm – 12:45pm: Kevin Des Chenes
1:00pm – 1:30pm: William Kovel
1:45pm – 2:15pm: Rocco DiSpirito
2:30pm – 3:00pm: Michele Ragussis
3:15pm – 3:45pm: Todd English
4:00pm – 4:30pm: Betty Fraser & Manouschka Guerrier

ELITE CRU TASTING
(Wine selections available online at amitywines.com)
$210 | 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Taste the “best-of-the-best” vintages from around the world, as well as meet the winemakers and principals behind them. Includes a Saturday Grand Tasting ticket & $50 iGourmet gift card.

CELEBRITY CHEF DINE AROUND
$199 | 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Watch celebrity chefs prepare signature dishes at live cooking stations while enjoying the pairing of premium wine or beer to complement each dish.

CHACEWATER VINEYARDS – THE BLACK LABEL LUNCH
$65 | 11:30am – 1:00pm
Join owner Mark Burch of Chacewater Vineyards!

FULCRUM WINERY TASTING & TUSCANY ANTIPASTI
$65 | 11:30am – 1:00pm
Join owner and winemaker David Rossi, of Fulcrum Wines!

SUNDAY, Jan 31st

SUN WINEFEST GRAND TASTING
$70 | Noon – 5:00pm
Sample over 1,000 wines and beer; there are also limited tastings of specialty spirits from our sponsors.
Chef Demo Schedule
12:30pm – 1:00pm: Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach
1:15pm – 1:45pm: Sara Moulton
2:00pm – 2:30pm: Brian Duffy
2:45pm – 3:15pm: Dante de Magistris
3:30pm – 4:00pm: Chris Coombs
4:15pm – 5:00pm: OYSTER OPEN