Friday, April 8, 2016
Cork & Fork Dinners : Decadent dinners held in private homes. Celebrity chefs are paired with renowned wine makers to create an unforgettable evening. Dinners start at 5:30pm, tickets are $1,000 per person.
Sunset BBQ : The delicious BBQ takes place in historic Frederiksted town during the Sunset Jazz concert. Chefs team with local St. Croix Career and Technical Educational Complex’s award winning culinary team to show off their grilling talents. These fantastic students under the expert tutelage of Anton Doos will work with our visiting celebrity chefs to create a buffet feast to remember. With multiple bars, amazing food and room to roam and dance with the sounds of live entertainment. This event is not one you will want to miss. Sunset BBQ begins at 6:00pm, tickets are $50 per adult and $25 per child.
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Wine in the Warehouse : Saturday night brings everyone together for wine tasting with winemakers, cocktail samplings, small bites and music. The VIP lounge area provides the perfect alcove to raise your glass, grab a cocktail and of course pose for a selfie! The one-night transformation of the Leeward Warehouse is a beautiful and surprising experience. Wines will be on sale. Event begins at 6:00pm, tickets are $125 per person.
Sunday, April 10, 2016
Cuisine on the Green : Experience a beautiful Robert Trent Jones Golf Course while you enjoy culinary bites and cocktail samples at select tees. Non-golfers are invited to sample the tastings with or without a golf cart. Every other hole of the course will feature the culinary offering of a different local restaurant accompanied by complementary beverages. Your 2-person Team will taste and sip your way through an 18 Hole Scramble culminating with a dessert buffet and awards ceremony. Sponsored by Carambola Golf Club. Tee time is 10:30am, tickets are $200 per golfer, $125 per taster with a golf cart, and $75 per taster without a golf cart.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Gourmet Vintner Dinner : Join this intimate and lively dining experience where celebrity guest chefs create delectable menus paired with renowned wine - the results always astound! With its gourmet themed auction, this classy and lively dinner wraps up the week of indulgence and generosity. Dinner starts at 6:00pm, tickets are $250 per person.
The 2015 Talent Line-Up was:
Tony Castellucci, Facebook Corporate Executive Chef
Sam Choy, Author, James Beard Award Winner, Iron Chef, TV Show Host, Restaurateur
Kevin Fonzo, KWine Bar, Chefs Move to Schools
Duff Goldman, Charm City Cakes, Ace of Cakes, Food Network
Todd Gray, Chef/Partner Equinox Restaurant, Todd Gray’s Watershed, Todd Gray’s Muse
Ray Lampe, Dr. BBQ, Food Network, BBQ Hall of Fame, Fox Sports Network
Dean Spinks, Facebook Corporate Executive Chef
Digby Stridiron, Culinary Ambassador, US Virgin Islands Department of Tourism
Vacation packages are available through the following resorts and hotels:
Phone : (800) 524-0410 | (340) 773-0687
European-Style Hotel on Christiansted’s Waterfront! St. Croix’s leader in hospitality and value, the beautiful Hotel Caravelle sits quietly on the water’s edge in historic Christiansted. This charming 43 room European-style hotel offers all of the advantages of a Caribbean resort- sailing, fishing, swimming, sunning, and snorkeling. Comfort, convenience, and a friendly Caribbean staff assure you a warm welcome and many happy returns to the Hotel Caravelle.
Phone : (800) 255-3881 | (340) 712-2100
Host to ABC’s ‘The Bachelor’ and One of the World’s Top 50 Tropical Resorts – Conde Nast Traveler! The historic Buccaneer boasts 138 exquisite accommodations in a luxury country club atmosphere. Located on 340 acres two miles from Christiansted, the property has three lovely beaches, a championship golf course, renowned tennis and watersports – combined they create a luxury playground for all ages. Family owned and operated since 1947, The Buccaneer is perfect for couples, families, and honeymooners. Your stay includes a complimentary full breakfast, complimentary children’s programs year round, complimentary snorkeling, kayaks, and floats. A shuttle is provided into » Read more about: The Buccaneer Hotel »
Phone : (888) 236-2427 | (340) 778-3800
A Quintessentially Caribbean Escape! The quintessential Caribbean escape awaits at Renaissance St. Croix Carambola Beach Resort & Spa. As you embark on your journey of fun and relaxation, you’ll be swept away by the unmatched beauty of our resort. Tucked away on a secluded stretch of white sand beach and surrounded by lush green mountains on one side and the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean Sea on the other, you’ll treasure every moment. Spacious accommodations, indulgent amenities and exceptional service all combine to reflect the spirit of this tranquil Caribbean resort and complete your idyllic vacation.
Proceeds from the St. Croix Food & Wine Experience support local education, community revitalization and public safety programs managed by the St. Croix Foundation, a non-profit organization. The event series also impacts and supports local culinary, hospitality and tourism programs.