I just came across this and thought it might be interesting for my readers. We'll be there on Saturday.
GREENWICH WINE+FOOD FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES
12 FEATURED CHEFS FOR THIRD ANNUAL EVENT
Greenwich, CT – The GREENWICH 2013 WINE+FOOD FESTIVAL presented by Serendipity, a three-day event that benefits The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, has announced the twelve local, featured chefs that will be honored at the third annual event, taking place October 3-5, 2013 at the Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, CT. The ten chefs and two pastry chefs will be honored at the event’s Grand Tasting Gala on Friday evening, and serve tastes of their specialty food items.
This year’s list includes:
Michael William Batt, Food Design Catering, Greenwich, Conn.
Rui Correia, Douro Restaurant, Greenwich, Conn.
Clifford Crooks, BLT Steak, New York, N.Y.
Eric Gabrynowicz, Restaurant North, Armonk, N.Y.
Bryan Gilmore, 121 Restaurant, Oxford, Conn.
Frederic Kieffer, L’Escale, Greenwich, Conn.
Michelle Klem, CakeSuite, Westport, Conn.
Fritz Knipschildt, Chocopologie, New Haven/South Norwalk/Stamford, Conn.
Eric Korn, Good Life Gourmet, Irvington, N.Y.
Tim LaBant, The Schoolhouse at Cannondale Restaurant, Wilton, Conn.
Debra Ponzek, Aux Delices Foods, Greenwich/Westport, Conn.
Bill Taibe, LeFarm and The Whelk, Westport, Conn.
“Our featured chefs are representative of the culinary expertise that Fairfield and Westchester County have to offer,” said Suni Unger, Founder & CEO of Unger Publishing, the publisher of Serendipity magazine. “In addition to the decadent tastings that these chefs will provide, we will also be offering innovative cocktails, wine and beer tastings, live entertainment and a silent auction to benefit The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp.”
Tickets are now on sale for events throughout the entire weekend, including the Kick-Off Party, the Grand Tasting Gala and Culinary Village. They are available through www.greenwichwineandfood.com or by calling 203.588.1363. The event’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/GreenwichFoodWineFestival, will be announcing restaurant participants, as they become available.
Visit www.greenwichwineandfood.com for more information and updates about the event schedule, participating celebrity and local chefs, musical talent and more.