East Northport, NY, January 29, 2014—A Taste of Long Island: Long Island’s premier food, wine and beer tasting event—will celebrate its 11th year on Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 6:30-10:00p.m at Coindre Hall.
This year’s event will be joined by special celebrity guests Luca Manfe, 2013 Master Chef Winner; Barret Beyer, Hell’s Kitchen Contestant; Rob Burmeister, Chopped and Cutthroat Kitchen Contestant; and Anna and Michael from LIRestraurantReview.com. For the first time his year, all participating restaurants will be showcasing their culinary and creative talents in four categories: most creative dish; best table presentation; tastiest dish; and people’s choice, which will be decided by the celebrity guests.
This juried event attracts hundreds of foodies and wine and beer connoisseurs to the beautiful Coindre Hall, overlooking the Huntington Harbor, and is one of the most popular events on the North Shore.
The Proceeds from the event supports four important causes--Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice of Suffolk, Inc.; the East Northport Chamber of Commerce; and the Rotary International. In addition, the event will honor the Boccia family, in memory of Captain Joseph J. Boccia, Jr., USMC-Beirut 1983.
A Taste of Long Island will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Admission for adults is $75 in advance or $85 at the door; there is no entry fee for participating restaurants. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Coindre Hall is located at 101 Browns Road in Huntington, New York. For additional information or to register, visit www.eastnorthport.com or call the East Northport Chamber at 631-261-3573.