The Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, one of the East Coast’s most sophisticated culinary events, returns for its 14th year, September 19 – 22, 2019. The Marble House lawn will once again be the spectacular setting for the much-anticipated two-day Grand Tasting on Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22, which offers guests the chance to sample hundreds of wines from around the world and cuisine from nearly two dozen regional restaurants and caterers.
The Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival offers a truly global influence of hundreds of wines from around the world throughout the many weekend events, including top selections from Opus One(Napa Valley), Hirsch Vineyards (Sonoma), Belpoggio (Brunello di Montalcino, Italy), Francois Carillon (Burgundy, France), Château d’Esclans (Cotes-de-Provence, France), Craggy Range (New Zealand), and Viña Montes (Colchagua Valley, Chile).
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Wine & Rosecliff Gala - Friday, Sept. 20, 2019
(7PM - 10:30PM) An evening of high style paired with fine wines in the stunning setting of the Rosecliff Ballroom and Terrace. The Wine & Rosecliff Gala is an elegant walk around tasting event featuring renowned chefs, exquisite wines, music and dancing. Revisit the parties of the past from a bygone era where dining and dancing were magical and a common occurrence in the Newport Mansions each summer. Enjoy Caviar and bubbles, spirited cocktails and cordials, delicious desserts and an ambiance of endless summer fun.
Grand Tasting VIP Admission - Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019
(12PM - 4PM) Enjoy early entry to the Saturday Grand Tasting. Magnificent wines from around the world, fabulous food from local, regional and national chefs, artisanal food purveyors, cooking demos, interactive activities and an exquisite ocean view are all included in your Grand Tasting experience.The Marble House lawn is a beautiful setting for the Grand Tastings.
Grand Tasting General Admission - Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019
(1PM - 4PM) Magnificent wines from around the world, fabulous food from local, regional and national chefs, artisanal food purveyors, cooking demos, interactive activities and an exquisite ocean view are all included in your Grand Tasting experience.The Marble House lawn is a beautiful setting for the Grand Tastings.
Maritime Wine Dinner - Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019
(7PM - 10PM) When Texas comes to town to join forces at Forty 1 North, you don't want to miss the Maritime Dinner of the year. Chef John Tesar from Knife, Dallas brings years of experience with creating memorable and elegant seafood fare.
Wine & Food Sunday Jazz Brunch - Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019
(10AM - 4PM) The perfect leisurely way to begin your day at the Grand Tasting. Enjoy an elegant buffet brunch on the Terrace at Marble House with live Jazz.