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Jan. 26-28, 2023: 19th Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest

WHAT:  Mark your calendars for Sun Wine & Food Fest 2023 at Mohegan Sun. Fans of fine wine and food  can indulge their appetites for both during the 19th Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest (SWFF) beginning Thursday, January 26th and lasting through Sunday, January 29th. Sun Wine & Food Fest is one of the largest and most popular wine festivals in the Northeast, treating guests to a vast selection of wines and no shortage of delicious food pairings. Across the four-day SWFF 2023 there are 14 total events, including the return of the Grand Tasting, Celebrity Chef Dine Around, and Vintage Cru. New events this year include the Pappy Van Winkle Tasting where guests can taste one of the most sought-after bourbons of Pappy Van Winkle with a special, infused Macanudo cigar inside the Clay Pipe Cigar Bar. The all-new event, Beam & Burgers, enters the mix this year as well, where Gotham Burger Social Club teams up with Beam Suntory Inc. serving mouthwatering burgers and top-shelf whiskey. Capping off the weekend will be Bloodys & Brunch with special guest Buddy Valastro. Proceeds benefit the Denise D’Ascenzo Foundation.

WHEN: January 26 – 28, 2023

Thursday, January 26th
5:00pm | TAO Japanese Whisky Dinner

6:30pm | TAO Japanese Whisky Dinner

6:30pm | Todd English’s Tuscany The Todd English Experience

8:00pm | Clay Pipe Cigar Bar Ferrand Cognac Pairing

Friday, January 27th
5:00pm | TAO Sake and Dim Sum Pairing

5:15pm | TAO Sake and Dim Sum Pairing

6:00pm | Earth Ballroom Beam and Burgers presented by Beam Suntory

8:00pm | Earth Expo Center Grand Tasting Preview

9:00pm | Clay Pipe Cigar Bar Spirits & Cigars presented by Mohegan Sun’s Barrel Select Program

9:30pm | novelle Toast with the Host Sun Wine & Food Fest edition featuring Rémy Cointreau

Saturday, January 28th
Noon | Earth Expo Center Grand Tasting

4:00pm | Earth Ballroom Vintage Cru hosted by Chef Rocco DiSpirito and Chef Christian Petroni

6:00pm | Clay Pipe Cigar Bar Exclusive Pappy Van Winkle Tasting

8:00pm | Uncas Ballroom Celebrity Chef Dine Around

10:00pm | Avalon Night Club Celebrity Chef After-Party presented by J Vineyards & Winery

Sunday, January 29th

10:00am | novelle Bloodys & Brunch with Buddy

See last year’s grand tasting highlights here.

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