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.

Friday May 19, 2017

Code Event Description Time Price Tickets

Dujac Grand Cru Burgundy Dinner

Join Acker Merrall Wine Educator David Hamburger for an incredible retrospective of the acclaimed house of Dujac. For over forty years this blue chip estate has consistently produced incredibly aromatic, silky smooth and impeccably balanced wines with a detailed expression of terroir. This exclusive dinner will feature the best of Dujac alongside the refined cuisine of Chef Geoff Lazlo of Mill Street Bar & Table in Greenwich, CT.

7:00pm - 11:00pm

Saturday May 20, 2017

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Guigal “La La” Luncheon — Celebrating France’s Finest Côte-Rôties

Ooh-la-la! Join this Acker Merrall excursion into Guigal's "La La's" - La Mouline, La Landonne and La Turque. France’s Rhône Valley is internationally renowned for exceptional wines – but the pinnacle of these acclaimed wines is E. Guigal’s Côte-Rôties, also known as the La La’s. This luncheon will feature 12 vintages of the La La’s alongside the exquisite cuisine of Chef Brooke Vosika, formerly of the Four Seasons Boston.

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Dames Déjeuner

Women leaders in the world of food and wine unite for an extraordinary lunch featuring the talented Chefs Jody Adams and Carolyn Johnson, Sommeliers Lauren Daddona and Marika Vida, Winemakers Laura Catena of Bodega Catena Zapata, Jasmine Hirsch of Hirsch Family Vineyards and Laurence Feraud of Domaine du Pegau. 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

La Fête

A Wine Dinner like no other... La Fête brings guests together with winemakers, chefs and sommeliers to taste and celebrate some of the world's greatest wines and world class cuisine. Each guest is invited to bring special bottles from their cellars to share alongside those of the winemakers and La Fête guests. The tables are curated based on the wines submitted in advance to ensure a diverse grouping of wines at each table. Guests will experience Grand Cru, Premier Cru, First Growth and equivalent wines. The room is filled with winemakers and sommeliers, wine lovers and food enthusiasts. Get your tickets early - the event is going back to it’s roots and will be a more intimate group - sure to sell out quickly.

7:00pm - 11:00pm