Saratoga Wine & Food Festival and Concours d'Elegance
ADIRONDACK ROAD TOUR & LUNCH: FRIDAY, SEPT 11, 10:30am-3pm
This spirited 1. hour, professionally-led road rally for auto collectors winds through beautiful Adirondack roads to finish at the historic Lake George Club, where a gourmet lunch includes library-quality wines and imported fine foods.
FIRED UP! FRIDAY, SEPT 11, 7-10pm
Join Celebrity Host: Josh Capon for the evening grill-off competition will serve as the kick-off event to the weekend’s events at SPAC as top chefs from the Capital Region’s finest restaurants compete against New York City grill masters. Enjoy live music, Enjoy live music, a cold refreshing Stella, cocktails, and incredible gourmet grilling as some of the region’s top chefs go head-to-head with their downstate counterparts. PRESENTED BY STELLA ARTOIS AND ANGUS BEEF:
GRAND TASTING & CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE: SATURDAY, SEPT 12, 12-4pm
Celebrity Hosts: Ellie Krieger / Culinary Demos by: Ric Orlando & Zakary Pelaccio
The centerpiece of the festival, the Grand Tasting takes place under expansive, elegant tents on SPAC’s lawn, and features hundreds of fine international wines, delicacies prepared by the region’s top chefs, cooking demonstrations, and connoisseur-led wine seminars. A live auction of luxuries provides opportunities to bid on rare wines, exotic travel, original artwork and more.
IN THE GROOVE JAZZ BRUNCH: SUNDAY, SEPT 13, 11:30am-2:30pm
This sumptuous Sunday Brunch will feature gourmet offerings from six of Mazzone Hospitality’s finest restaurants in Saratoga National’s idyllic setting. Live jazz, culinary delights, delectable Mimosas, Bloody Marys, Old Fashioneds, and the Best in Show Auto Awards highlight the event.
2014 Wine and Food Festival & Concours d'Elegance
2014 Concours d' Elegance
And the Winners Are
Best in Show - 1953 Buick Skylark: Marsha Dammerman, driven by Randy & Joanne Burmester
Survivor Award - 1907 Success: Kevin & Yvonne Biebel
Chairman's Award - 2003 Aston Martin Zagato: Jim Taylor
Most Elegant Open - Aston Martin DB9: Norm Massry
Most Elegant Closed - 2005 Scagtlietti: Alfred Hollis
Best Luxury - 2013 Ferrari FF: Anthony Ianniello
Best Sports & Exotic - 1972 Intermechanica Italia: Alan Rosenblum