Food Fest of Brooklyn's Best

TASTE Williamsburg I Greenpoint 

A Culinary Benefit to Build the Northside Town Hall 













TASTE WILLIAMSBURG GREENPOINT
RETURNS ON SEPTEMBER 13TH
The Most Affordable Food Tasting Event in NYC, TASTE Boasts Delicious Food,
Cocktails, Live Music & Original Programming ­ All For a Charitable Cause

 


New York (Sept. 1, 2015) ­ ​TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint is pleased to bring neighborhood restaurants and live music together for its 6 Town Hall. Located on the beautiful Williamsburg waterfront, the tasting event will feature cuisine, beer, wine and cocktails from over 50 of North Brooklyn’s premier dining destinations as well as live music from Kings County Ramblers, Big Dog Run and Xavier Cardriche.

Neighborhood newcomers like The Williamsburg Hotel, Lilia, MP Taverna and the Camlin will serve their innovative dishes alongside veterans like Maison Premiere, Hotel Delmano, Bakeri and countless others.

"This year’s TASTE will feature an exciting new variety of food, music and community activities.” says Dana Krieger, Event Director​. “We’re thrilled to have such prominent, beloved restaurants and bars be so supportive of an important cause for North Brooklyn. Be sure to also check out the highly anticipated newcomers to the neighborhood like Lilia and The Williamsburg Hotel.”

With over 50 talented exhibitors, the menu options at TASTE will be a creative cuisine lover’s dream. Recent additions to the final TASTE 2015 lineup include Dirck the Norseman, Greenpoint Brewery, Brooklyn Winery, Two Door Tavern and Salty Road. While many dishes will be a surprise, TASTE attendees can expect to enjoy the following:


  • ​Delaware and Hudson: House­smoked Pennsylvania trout on a buckwheat pancake with horseradish cream and pickled fennel


  • The Heyward: Crispy braised pork belly with hoppin’ john and house­made “6 pepper” hot sauce


  • Oleanders: French Onion Dip au jus with horseradish and aged swiss


  • Pies ‘n’ Thighs: Mini Chicken Biscuit ­ crispy chicken cutlet on a buttermilk biscuit slathered in hot sauce and honey butter


  • Zona Rosa Brooklyn: Tacos de Carnitas ­ braised berkshire pork D.F. style with onions and cilantro​​


Candela Products has curated a fantastic arsenal of musical acts, who will perfectly complement the beautiful Brooklyn afternoon. The Kings County Ramblers will perform their blend of bluegrass, ragtime and improvisational jamming and Big Dog Run will entertain the crowd with their six piece folk­rock outfit.The day will end with Brooklyn’s own singer­songwriter, Xavier Cardriche, who will perform his popular folk songs.

Tickets start at $35 and all proceeds from TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint will go towards the renovation of the Northside Town Hall Community and Cultural Center, located in the former Engine 212 Firehouse at 134 Wythe Avenue. A limited number of VIP Experience tickets are also available which include a VIP area with its own bar, exclusive “tastes” from select exhibitors and a VIP gift.

For additional information, please visit tastewg.com 


2015 Final Exhibitor Line­Up:

ANELLA | BAKERI | THE BEDFORD | BLACK BEAR BAR | BROOKLYN BREWERY | BROOKLYN CUPCAKE | BROOKLYN FLOSS | BROOKLYN OENOLOGY | THE BROOKLYN STAR | BROOKLYN WINERY | BRUCE COST GINGER ALE | THE CAMLIN | CAFE MOTO | CHAMPS DINER | DELAWARE AND HUDSON | DIRCK THE NORSEMAN | FABBRICA | FRITZL’S LUNCH BOX | GREENPOINT BREWERY | GUS GROWN­UP SODA | THE HEYWARD | HOPE GARAGE | HOTEL DELMANO | HUCKLEBERRY BAR | JULIETTE | LE FOND | LIGHTHOUSE | LILIA | MAISON PREMIERE | THE MEATBALL SHOP | MCCLURE’S PICKLES | MP TAVERNA | THE NATURAL WINE COMPANY | NO NAME BAR | NORTHEAST KINGDOM | ODDFELLOWS ICE CREAM | OLEANDERS | PASAR MALAM | PHIN & PHEBE’S ICE CREAM | PIES ‘N’ THIGHS | RANDOLPH | ROSAMUNDE SAUSAGE GRILL | SALTY ROAD | ST. MAZIE | SWEETWATER RESTAURANT | TEA & JAM | TEDDY’S BAR & GRILL | TWO DOOR TAVERN | WILLIAMSBURG HOTEL | ZONA ROSA BROOKLYN


Date: September 13th 

​Time: 1pm – 5pm
Location: 
East River State Park on the Williamsburg Waterfront
90 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211

Tickets:
http://bit.ly/TASTE15PR 

2015 Sponsors + Community Partners:
Brooklyn Allied Bars and Restaurants | Brooklyn Brewery | Brooklyn Bowl | Caleb’s Kola | UPS| Atlantic Wines & Spirits | Campari America | Collectif 1806 ­ Remy Cointreau | Zico Water | Greenpoint Clean Up | Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park | Nice Think | Ardberg | Belvedere Vodka | Glenmorangie | Laphroaig | Auchentoshan | Jim Beam Apple | East River Ferry | Neighbors Allied for Good Growth | The People’s Firehouse | Broadway Stages | Manhattan Beer | Milagro Tequila | Moët Hennessy USA | Nice Think | Radeberger | Reyka Vodka | Southern Wine and Spirits | Tito’s Handmade Vodka | Tullamore Dew | Two Trees Management Company | The Yard | Brooklyn Bowl |Atlantic Wines & Spirits

Media Partners:
Edible Brooklyn | WG News + Arts | Explore Brooklyn | Village Voice | YELP | Pancakes and Whiskey