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Event Summary

More than 700 guests experienced two days filled with fine wines and great food at the Main Line Today Food & Wine Affair, held September 19 and 20, 2013. The two-day event, held at the Desmond Hotel, celebrated the wonder of wine and innovative cuisine, with an array of offerings that satisfied a variety of tastes. We always look forward to an evening, or two, bursting with opportunities to indulge in food and wine. Next year, we hope that includes you!

  • Winemakers’ Dinner

    Thursday’s Winemakers’ Dinner featured a seven-course meal with each course carefully paired with seven exquisite wines, prepared by the Desmond’s chef, Chris Calhoun. The 2013 event also featured popular regional band Back 2 Life.

  • Grand Tasting

    Friday’s Grand Tasting spotlighted over 100 wines from around the world and specialty foods from some of the Main Line’s top restaurants. Guests enjoyed a night filled with endless pours and delectable food samples.

  • Charity

    Main Line Today donated a portion of the proceeds to the Chester County Food Bank, a nonprofit organization that collects, grows, processes, stores and distributes food to those who serve the hungry of Chester County.

  • Sponsors

    The Main Line Today Food & Wine Affair wouldn’t have been possible without the generous support of sponsors like Hyundai, Philly.com, Rosenzweig and Associates, Dr. Jonathan Scharf, JMS Architecture, and other local businesses.