Enjoy fantastic food and wine all for a great cause at Clara Maass Medical Center Foundation’s signature fall event A Tasteful Experience on Monday, November 17. Funds raised will benefit the Medical Center’s Child Life Program which helps children and their families cope with illness and hospitalization.
The evening features the area’s finest restaurants, caterers and purveyors of spirits who donate their time, talent and delicious product to benefit Clara Maass.
Among the culinary delights will be Italian, French, Peruvian, Ethiopian, Mexican, and continental cuisines. Participants this year include Above Restaurant and Bar; Best Mozz; Costanera Cocina Peruana; Escape Montclair; Fiji Water; Fin Raw Bar and Kitchen; Fricassée; Gencarelli’s Bakery; Kobrick Coffee; The Manor; Mesob; Miss Nicky’s Gourmet Toffee; Nanina’s in the Park; Pleasantdale Chateau; Salute Bistro; Scala del Nonna; Senorita’s Mexican Grill; Sodexo; Toast; Toscania Trattoria; and Ward’s Ice Cream.
Representing some of the finest wines will be CMMC Trustee, Sommelier and Proprietor of Amanti Vino in Montclair, Sharon Sevrens. Sevrens has been a loyal supporter of A Tasteful Experience since 2005, and brings a passion for hand-selected artisanal wines from around the world. In addition, Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery, New York’s wildly popular micro-distillery, will be a participant. The Distillery is co-owned by Jeremy Kidde, whose grandfather, John F. Kidde, was a hospital trustee and leader in the $2.8 million campaign in 1948 to relocate Newark’s Lutheran Memorial Hospital, build it in Belleville and rename it Clara Maass Hospital.
This event benefits the Child Life Program at CMMC, a program that significantly helps to reduce the fears and anxiety of our youngest patients when they are in the emergency department or an inpatient.A Tasteful Experience Monday, November 17. VIP Experience at 6 pm / Main event at 7 pm Pleasantdale Chateau, 757 Eagle Rock Avenue, West Orange, NJ VIP Experience tickets are $200, and offers early admission and a luxury swag bag / Main Event tickets are $110. Purchase tickets online here