Thank you to all our participants, sponsors, volunteers and patrons in making the 3rd Annual Taste of Wrightsville Beach a huge success. We raised over $20,000 towards the Wrightsville Beach Beautification projects and the Weekend Meals on Wheels Program.

PRESENTS

The 3rd Annual Taste of Wrightsville Beach took place Saturday, Oct. 11 at MarineMax. 22 North swept both the Judge’s Award and the People’s Choice Award with its seared pork belly over smoky local greens with sweet potato grits and vidalla jam. Sweet & Savory, a first-time entrant, was also recognized in both categories for its autumn squash bisque, BBQ duck confit & sea salt and caramel brownies with bacon.

Judges Award:
1st place: 22 North
2nd place: The Oceanic 
3rd place: Sweet & Savory

People’s Choice Award:
1st place: 22 North
2nd place: Sweet & Savory
3rd place: Ceviche’s

PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS:
South Beach Grill, Banks Channel Pub & Grille, King Neptune, 22 North, Oceans at Holiday Inn Resort, Mellow Mushroom, Robert's Grocery, Bluewater Grill, Oceanic, Bridgetender/Fish House, and SurfBerry. NEW this year, Cerviche's, Mellow Mushroom, Sweet and Savory and Martino's! 

PARTICIPATING BEER AND WINE VENDORS  

R.A. Jefferies Craft Beers:  Natty Greene’s Brewing Company (Greensboro), Carolina Brewery (Chapel Hill), LoneRider Brewing Company (Raleigh), Aviator Brewing Company (Fuquay Varina), Goose Island (Chicago), Big Boss (Raleigh), Blue Point (Long Island, NY), Triangle Brewing Company(Durham), Carolina Brewing Company (Holly Springs, NC), Kind Beers (Wilmington, NC), Iron Clad Brewery (Wilmington, NC), White Street Brewing Company (Wake Forest , NC), and Shock Top Brewing Company

WINERIES: Copa Divino, Windham Distributing, Juice Wine Purveyors, Carolina Blueberry Vintage Wine, and ONEHOPE Wine 

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS: 

A portion of the proceeds from this year's Taste of Wrightsville Beach will go towards the Weekend Meals on Wheels program.  Click on the logo above for more information on this important organization.    

A portion of the proceeds from this year's Taste of Wrightsville Beach will go towards the Weekend Meals on Wheels program.  Click on the logo above for more information on this important organization.

 

 

PHOTOS FROM THIS YEAR'S EVENT COMPLIMENTS OF 
NATHAN REYNOLDS MARKETING, DANA FISHER,JACKIE WHITAKER AND VENITTA REEVES.

PHOTOS FROM THE 2013 EVENT COMPLIMENTS OF 
FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY BY JAMES AND VENITTA REEVES.

PHOTOS FROM THE INAUGURAL 2012 EVENT: