Every September the Newport Mansions, Radcliffe and Marble House in Rhode Island will host their annual Food and Wine event. This gala event attracts some of the most renowned chefs in the country to participate in this annual gala affair. This charity events main purpose is to be able to preserve these magnificent mansions as they are and integral part of the community. With their rich architectural structures spanning back to the colonial era, these mansions have been able to withstand time from private donations and with the help and support of this event.
This festival has been proclaimed as the “finest” and most “sophisticated” Food and Wine Festival on the East Coast. You’ll have an opportunity to attend several events during the course of this event. At the “Wine & Rosecliff” affair you will attend an evening of dining, music, and special vintage wines. There will be a “Grand Tasting” which will include special appearances by the attending celebrity chefs giving you the opportunity to mix and mingle and possibly find out some of their culinary secrets.
Marble House will be the venue where you’ll have an opportunity to see these incredible chefs perform their magic in the kitchen during free cooking demonstrations. These presentations are included in your “Grand Tasting” admission. There will be seminars to attend that will afford you the opportunity to learn about wines from some of the greatest producers in the world. The seminars will last approximately 1 hour and are to be held at the Hyatt Regency inNewport. There will be wineries from all over the world showcasing their products. Private silent wine auctions will take place during the “Wine & Rosecliff” gala and also during the “Grand Tasting”.