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Wine & Food Lover’s Dinner

Fine Dining Like No Other

Sales for the dinner are now closed. To inquire about availability please contact Marie Waechter at mwaechter@wgby.org.

*WINE & FOOD LOVER’S DINNER*SOLD OUT
Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 6–10:30 p.m.
MGM Springfield

Supporting public media never tasted so good!

The New England Public Media Wine & Food LoversDinner will feature a seven-course menu with wines expertly paired by Provisions of Northampton. This year’s guest host is Amy Traverso, the senior food editor at Yankee magazine and co-host of Weekends with Yankee which airs on WGBY Sundays at 11 a.m. Enjoy a seven-course menu inspired by Weekends with Yankee co-host Amy Traverso, with local Chefs Robert Conlin and Andrew Brow, executed by Chef Chris Smigel at MGM.

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WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?

This is a foodie experience of a lifetime. You will sample unique flavors of New England inspired by Weekends with Yankee co-host Amy Traverso, with recipes by local chefs. You will also learn about the wines chosen by Provisions of Northampton to go with each course. It’s not only a fine dining experience, but a wine tasting and wine appreciation class all wrapped into one.

MEET OUR HOST

Amy Traverso is the senior food editor at Yankee magazine. Previously, she  was food editor at Boston magazine  and an associate food editor at Sunset magazine. Her work has also been published in The Boston Globe, Salon.com, and Travel & Leisure, and she has appeared on The Martha Stewart Show, Throwdown with Bobby Flay, and Gordon Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares. Traverso is the author of “The Apple Lover’s Cookbook,” which was a finalist for the Julia Child Award for best firsttime author and won an IACP Cookbook Award in the “American” category. Traverso lives in the Boston area and  is a graduate of Smith College.

ISN’T THERE A FRIDAY NIGHT EVENT, TOO?

The WGBY Wine & Food Lovers Weekend tasting event is the largest wine, beer, and food tasting in western New England, and it’s held the night prior. Get Tasting Details »

QUESTIONS / OFFLINE TICKETS

Contact WGBY’s Director of Community Relations and Events Marie Waechter by phone at 413-735-6629 or by e-mail at mwaechter@wgby.org.

Please note: This event is for adults (21+ years of age) only. WGBY encourages responsible drinking.