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Experience! The Finger Lakes Culinary Festival

The first ever Experience! The Fingerlakes Culinary Festival will feature over 20 FLX Artisan beverage and food producers. Tickets start at $25 and guests will be able to experience:

  • Over 20 FLX craft producers
  • Tasting trios of Finger Lakes wines, ciders, beers, spirits, coffees, cheeses, chocolates and other amazing food items
  • Public cooking and cocktail-mixing demos
  • Live music
  • VIP Culinary Experience option hosted at Coltivare

Enjoy tasting trios and purchasing opportunities featuring:

  • Wines from Barry Family Cellars, Bet The Farm Winery, Damiani Wine Cellars, Hermann J Wiemer Vineyard, Ports of New York, Sheldrake Point Vineyard, Silver Thread Vineyards, Six Mile Creek Vineyards, Standing Stone Vineyards and Wagner Vineyards
  • Beers from Hopshire Farm Brewing and Wagner Valley Brewing
  • Ciders from Finger Lakes Cider House
  • Spirits from Finger Lakes Distilling
  • Coffees and Teas from Gimme! Coffee and Ithaca Coffee Company
  • Cheeses from Lively Run Dairy and Tumino Cheese Company
  • Charcuterie from The Piggery
  • Artisan Sweets from Emmy’s Organics, Purity Ice Cream and Life’s So Sweet Chocolates

Additional VIP Culinary Experience at Coltivare features:

  • Cooking Demonstrations from Finger Lakes Chefs Suzanne Stack, Emma Frish, Brud Holland, and Mike Love
  • Wine Pairing Presentations from Finger Lakes Sommeliers Josh Carlson and Laura Winter Falk

First 1000 online ticket purchasers will receive free Festival Tote Bag!

For more details and to purchase tickets visit:

Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Ithaca Commons
202 East State Street Ithaca, NY 14850

Event Type

Food & Drink

Age Range






$25 & up



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