A local food and wine tasting event showcasing 30+ farm to table restaurants, vineyards, breweries, and more was held on Thursday, September 1st at Borghese Vineyard & Winery! A portion of ticket proceeds went to benefit the Eastern Long Island Hospital Foundation who are committed to providing compassionate, high-quality care to residents of and visitors to the East End of Long Island and funding the Ann Marie & Marco Borghese scholarship fund.
Restaurants on board were Ammirati’s of Love Lane, Caribbean Boys, Center Cuts, Grace & Grit, Insatiable Eats, Isola, North Fork Chocolate, Piesans Pizza, North Fork Flour Shoppe, Oysterponds Shellfish, Rugged Jacks, Seaside Grill, The Catered Fork, The Chequit, The Halyard, The North Fork Shack, and Village Cheese Shop.
Vineyards included Borghese Vineyard, Clovis Point, Macari, Palmer Vineyards, Paumanok, Peconic Bay Vineyards, Sparkling Pointe, Sannino Vineyard, Pellegrini Vineyards. Breweries include Greenport Harbor Brewing Company, Eastern Front Brewing Co., North Fork Brewing Co., Peconic County Brewing, Take Two Brewery, Twin Fork Beer Co., Westhampton Beach Brewing Company and juices from the Giving Room.