Savannah Food & Wine FestivalDo you enjoy delicious cuisine paired with a divine wine selection? Then mark your calendar for the best event in the south. The 2014 Savannah Food & Wine features appearances from celebrity chefs from around the Southeast. This is an event any food and wine connoisseur won’t want to miss! We here at Presidents Quarters want you to experience the best of the Savannah Food & Wine festival. Here are a few things to know about the festival.

On Saturday November 15, the Savannah Food & Wine Festival offers a fantastic event featuring food from the best spots in town, hundreds of free wines, spirits, Belgium beers with free unlimited tastings in a souvenir GoVino glass and five free food tokens. The Taste of Savannah starts at 1:00 P.M. and ends at 5:00 P.M. The festival is located in the beautiful Ellis and Johnson Squares, adding to the exciting atmosphere of the event. Guests will also enjoy an array of cooking demonstrations, learning experiences, Celebrity Author’s Tent, Artisan Market, Waiter’s Race, Bartender’s Challenge and so much more! Also, the Savannah Art Association will have en Plein Air artists featured in locations, painting throughout the Taste of Savannah. The Taste of Savannah tickets cost $45. Hurry, this price is only available until October 31st! To purchase your tickets, click here.

Another excellent event to take part in at the 2014 Savannah Food & Wine Festival is the Olde Wine and Dine Experience. Located in The Brice, a newly renovated Kimpton Hotel, guests will enjoy select wines and small plates by the exciting Pacci Italian Kitchen & Bar at The Brice. Tickets for this evening event cost $59 per person. The dinner starts at 7:30 P.M. and ends promptly at 9:00 P.M.

If you like the best of the best, this is the venue for you.  Presented by the Big Green Egg, The Grand Reserve Tasting showcases the finest wines in a thrilling event. The Silent Auction at The Grand Reserve features one-of-a-kind wine lots, luxury travel, merchandise and services. In addition, all guests will receive a collectible piece of fine stemware for the tasting as a souvenir. You don’t want to miss out on this ultimate wine tasting event at the festival! Tickets cost $85 per person; it is held on Thursday November 13 from 5:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Located in the beautiful Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa, the event not only features divine wine but also offers a relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere. To find out more on this fantastic event, click here.

With a wide variety of events from which to choose, you are sure to find something that tempts your palate. As you are looking through the different events the 2014 Savannah Food & Wine Festival is offering, don’t forget to find a place to rest and rejuvenate after the festivities. The Presidents’ Quarters Inn – our historic Savannah boutique hotel – offers you the finest accommodations and provides you a signature gourmet breakfast. You will be able to stay in any of the 16 rooms that the Inn has to offer. Book your stay today, to help ensure that you will have a fantastic trip! We can’t wait to see you this November!


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