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2019 Mohegan Sun Wine and Food Festival Schedule
January 25 - January 27
The 2019 Mohegan Sun Wine and Food Festival will be held on January 25 – January 27, 2019. Sample over 1,000 varieties of wine, beer, and spirits during the Grand Tasting! Foodies can purchase signature dishes from some of the region’s most highly-rated restaurants and the main culinary stage features a day full of celebrity chef demonstrations!
Bourbon Tasting presented by Beam Inc., Bear’s Smokehouse
Friday, January 25th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm – Earth Ballroom.
Get your weekend started early and warm your palate during the Bourbon Tasting! Mix and mingle while getting a taste of the finest bourbon from Jim Beam, along with tasty selections from Bear’s Restaurant Group and a cigar from BoutiqueCigar.com.
Grand Tasting Preview (chefs subject to change)
Friday, January 25th from 7:00pm to 10:00pm – Earth Expo & Convention Center.
Get a sneak peek into one of Sun Wine & Food Fest’s signature showcases, the Grand Tasting! Taste a variety of wine, beer and spirits and pair your favorites with delectable dishes from some of the regions most highly – rated restaurants. Plus, watch the masters show off their culinary skills during a night of celebrity chef demonstrations. It’s your chance to experience an exclusive preview of the main event. Chef Kevin Des Chenes’ demo will be from 8:00pm to 8:30pm and will be followed by Chef Plum’s demo from 8:45pm to 9:15pm.
Grand Tasting Schedule (subject to change)
Saturday, January 26th from Noon to 5:00pm – Earth Expo & Convention Center.
- 12:15pm – 12:45pm: Maneet Chauhan
- 1:00pm – 1:30pm: Marcus Samuelsson
- 1:45pm – 2:15pm: Alex Guarnaschelli
- 2:30pm – 3:00pm: Todd English
- 3:15pm – 3:45pm: Aarón Sánchez
- 4:00pm – 4:30pm: Brian Duffy
Vintage Cru presented by Bobby Flay
Saturday, January 26th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm – Earth Ballroom.
Taste the “best – of – the – best” vintages and get one – on – ones with the winemakers during the Vintage Cru presented by Bobby Flay. Enjoy the raw bar and pick up your $50.00 iGourmet gift card before you leave!
Celebrity Chef Dine Around (chefs subject to change)
Saturday, January 26th from 8:00pm to 10:30pm – Uncas Ballroom & Ballroom Pre – Function.
Watch the masters at work when over 20 celebrity chefs personally dish out a signature food item paired with a wine, beer or spirit and music plays featuring DJ Irie.
Chefs follow as: Aarón Sánchez, Adam Young, Alex Guarnaschelli, Andy Husbands, Betty Fraser, Bobby Flay, Brian Duffy, Chef Plum, Chris Coombs, Govind Armstrong, Ihsan Gurdal, Jamie McDonald, Jason Santos, Lynn Mansel, Maneet Chauhan, Manouschka Guerrier, Marcus Samuelsson, Michele Ragussis, Nick Calias, Rocco DiSpirito, Todd English, Will Gilson and Will Kovel.
Sunday, January 27th from 11:00am to 2:00pm – Uncas Ballroom.
Top off your indulgent weekend with a delicious spread of food and beverages at the Mohegan Sun Wine Fest exclusive Sunday Brunch.
Wine connoisseurs and food aficionados rejoice! The 16th Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest is back at Mohegan Sun. Don’t miss your chance to sip and sample your way through endless vintages and signature dishes, incredible showcases and tastings during a three-day affair across two spaces, the Uncas Ballroom and the new Earth Expo Center. A portion of proceeds will go to Channel 3 Kids Camp, who provide fun year – round opportunities to children of all abilities, families & communities through educational & recreational programs.
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