Located on the island of Nantucket, this boutique experience of world class wines and award winning food will forever change you. Over the past 21 years, the Nantucket Wine & Food Festival has become one of the most celebrated wine and food events in the country.  


Special Events

Off the beaten track from the mainstay events, we feature special experiences in food and wine.

Thursday May 18, 2017

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TOPPER’S Wine Luncheon - Vive La France!

Celebrate French Culture and History with LOUIS XIII!
Our fascination with French culture and history dates back for centuries. Join us for an educational, delicious and historic journey through France with wine pairings and an exquisite menu designed by TOPPER'S Executive Chef, Kyle Zachary. The lunch will consist of three courses paired with prestigious wines of Burgundy and Bordeaux, the pairings classic French. Before the dessert course, guests are invited to celebrate the heritage and the history of LOUIS XIII, the finest cognac ever produced.

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Friday May 19, 2017

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LOUIS XIII Experience - One Century in a Bottle

Ignite your senses! Join us at The Great Harbor Yacht Club to celebrate the heritage and history of LOUIS XIII, the finest cognac ever produced. LOUIS XIII dates back to the 19th century. What better setting than the historic island of Nantucket to learn about this Remy Martin’s star cognac. From the origins in the Grande Champagne vineyards to the blend of 1,200 aged eaux-de-vie. The experience includes caviar pairings that complement this guided tasting and create a refined and elegant NWF memory.

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Saturday May 20, 2017

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Dames Déjeuner

Women leaders in the world of food and wine unite for an extraordinary lunch featuring the talented Chefs Jody Adams, Karen Akunowicz and Carolyn Johnson, Sommeliers Lauren Daddona and Marika Vida, Winemakers Laura Catena of Bodega Catena Zapata, Jasmine Hirsch of Hirsch Family Vineyards, Laurence Feraud of Domaine du Pegau and Megan Mcclune of Domaine Jessiaume. The afternoon includes an array of fabulous females including honored guest Chef Barbara Lynch and a special glass of La Grande Dame to toast the inspiring Madame Clicquot - the "Grande Dame of Champagne" who paved a path of success for Women in Wine and revolutionized the industry.

12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Can You Hear Your Wine?

The Art of Matching Varietal Wines with Classical Music

Let all of your senses be opened as you explore a new way to appreciate the melodic tones of the great masters of music with the art of some of the Nantucket Wine Festival's finest winemakers in perfect harmony. WSET Advanced Wine Educator Jerry Siegel owner of WineScripts LLC will conduct your experience with the island’s own talented musicians with the Nantucket Music Center.
You'll never hear wine the same way again!

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Sunday May 21, 2017

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Bon Voyage! NWF Last Hurrah

The party isn’t over yet.... Stop by the Culinary Tent for last tastes of the island!Live music, beer, spirits, rehydration and amazing food from our RockStar Chefs, Matt Drummond, Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar, José Enrique, Jose Enrique San Juan PR and Linkie Marias, Chef at Sea. It’s been a long five days of fun… join us to bid adieu to our chefs, sommeliers, vintners and festival friends.

3:00pm - 5:00pm