Taste The Greats Lineup Heats Up Ahead of March 2 Food Fest

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Taste The Greats Lineup Heats Up Ahead of March 2 Food Fest

Sizzling stars of Long Island’s dining scene are continuing to be added to the menu of top chefs that foodies can meet and greet during the Taste The Greats on March 2.

Taste the Greats, the Long Island food and drink of the year featuring over 20 of the greatest restaurants on Long Island serving up their signature dishes, will be held at the elegant The Mansion at Oyster Bay. 

“We are thrilled to bring together extraordinary chefs and restaurants to connect with those who appreciate the best in food and dining. Our hope is that those who attend the event have a fantastic evening, make wonderful memories and walk away with a list of new favorite restaurants.” said Elizabeth Aloni, Schneps Media SVP of NYC Community Media and Events.

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The event is hosted by Schneps Media, the parent company of the Long Island Press, Dan’s Papers and dozens of other publications across New York, Philadelphia, and Florida.

The latest additions to the growing list of participating establishments are Pecado, the hot new Mexican restaurant in Bay Shore, and vintners from Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard and McCall Wines.

Previously announced participating culinary artists are chefs from:

Good Ground Tavern at Canoe Place Inn in Hampton Bays, 317 Main Street/Vico in Farmingdale, Mirabelle Restaurant & Tavern in Stony Brook, Juniper in Westbury, Spuntino in Garden City, Avo Taco in New Hyde Park, Arlo Kitchen & Bar in Northport, Mansion at Oyster Bay in Woodbury, Anchor Down in Seaford and Merrick, Braun’s Kitchen in Cutchogue, Ruta Oaxaca in Patchogue, La Factoria de Empanadas, Spiro’s in Rocky Point, Ice Cream Social in Commack and Greenlawn, Noema in Huntington, R.AIRE in Hampton Bays, Orwashers in Roslyn, View in Oakdale, Chocology in Stony Brook, Farmingdale-based Marc Bynum Concepts, Gurney’s in Montauk, Tashana’s Kitchen in Patchogue, The Pudding Lady in Bohemia and the 2 Happy Hippies.

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The evening also features adult beverages from Tito’s cocktails, Truly Hard Seltzer and brews from Coney Island Brewing Company, Sam Adams, Dogfish Head, Blue Moon, and Corona, among many more flowing libations.

DJ Ethan will be spinning tunes for the main event from 7-9 p.m. and then will take it up a notch for the VIP afterparty 9-10 p.m., when guests will enjoy special fun eats and cocktails. VIPs also enjoy an exclusive lounge throughout the evening.

Sponsors include Long Island Press, Dan’s Papers, Lex Weill, Barbados and Serene.

Tickets for the event and its VIP afterparty are available for purchase at TasteTheGreats.com.