Mohegan Sun Resort Casino
Mohegan Sun Resort Casino

With over 45 restaurants, Mohegan Sun celebrates the culinary arts on a daily basis. Recently,  there have been some changes.

chick-fil-a-now_open-281x90“Chick-fil-a” is now open in the Winter Entrance Food Court. It already seems to be a favorite.  Love the waffle fries! But remember, they aren’t open on Sundays.

bean_and_vine_now_open-281x90The Bean & Vine, in the lobby area of the Earth Hotel, is a neat Cafe & Wine bar, with gourmet sandwiches, and wonderful libations.

Unfortunately, Sticks & Stones, the cool fondue restaurant with an actual cooking studio and served as a club at night, was not long for it’s time in the Sky Casino.  We ate once, seemed expensive to actually cook your own meal at your own table.

logo-sfwf-200wAfter this week’s successful restaurant week, Mohegan Sun will culminate its events with their world-class celebration of food and drink  – the 14th annual Sun Wine & Food Fest, January 27th – 29th, inside the Uncas Ballroom. Showcasing over 20 celebrity chefs and winemakers as well as 1,000 wines, craft beers, select spirits and signature dishes from New England’s finest restaurants, it is usual a highlight of the Sun’s many fests offered throughout the year.  Including:

FRIDAY

BOURBON TASTING
$90 | 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Taste a variety of fine bourbons along with delectable hors d’oeuvres and cigar sampling.

AARÓN SÁNCHEZ’S MEXICAN NIGHT MARKET
$90 | 8:00pm – 11:00pm

Fiesta your way into the weekend at Sun Wine & Food Fest’s Mexican Night Market with award-winning chef and TV personality, Aarón Sánchez.

SATURDAY

GRAND TASTING
$99 | Noon – 5:00pm

Sample over 1,000 wines and beer; there are also limited tastings of specialty spirits from our sponsors.

ELITE CRU TASTING
$210 | 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Taste the “best-of-the-best” vintages from around the world, as well as meet the winemakers and principals behind them. Includes a Grand Tasting ticket & $50 iGourmet gift card.

CELEBRITY CHEF DINE AROUND
$199 | 8:00pm – 10:30pm

Watch celebrity chefs prepare signature dishes at live cooking stations while enjoying the pairing of premium wine or beer to complement each dish.

SUNDAY

BRUNCH WITH BATALI
$90 | 11:00am – 2:00pm

Cap off the Sun Wine & Food Fest weekend with a meal of a lifetime at the “Brunch with Batali” event hosted by recognized and respected chef, Mario Batali.

For more information, click here.

Bon appetite.

Binbin

 

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