From Our Editors
For more than a decade, the Sun Winefest has attracted vino aficionados and foodies from all over by hosting an entertaining weekend of sipping, snacking, and learning. Here's a little rundown of what to expect:
- Drink situation: Living up to its name, the Winefest features more than 1,000 brands of wine and beer. It also fills glasses with spirits from numerous specialty sponsors.
- Food situation: Many of the region's most-acclaimed restaurants will be on hand plating up some of their signature dishes.
- Main attraction: the main culinary stage, which buzzes with non-stop activity as celebrity chefs showcase their skills during live demonstrations.
- Grand Tasting host: Laurie Forster, one of the country's leading wine experts. She wrote the award-winning book The Sipping Point: A Crash Course in Wine, and her wisdom has landed her appearances on everything from Dr. Oz to Martha Stewart Living.