Join us for an evening of artisan wine, beer, spirit, and food tastings, along with live music, a silent auction, and a wine pull. November 7, 2019, 5:30-8:30 pm at the Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ. 100% of event profits will be contributed in continued support of Dr. Angela Alistar's pancreatic cancer research. Dr Alistar is Medical Director of GI Medical Oncology at Morristown Medical Center's Simon Cancer Center. To learn more click here: danzis.org
Information will be updated frequently to include participating chefs/restaurants, beverage providers, silent auction items, sponsors, and much more; so please follow us socially or on the web. Even if you can't attend, please consider a Donation or an item for our Silent Auction
2019 Cork & Fork Participating Chefs, Restaurants, Wine Coordinators, Breweries and Distilleries
Chef Tim Schafer -Cork & Fork Benefit Committee, Culinary Chair
Coming home from North Carolina, Tim "the Brew Chef" Schafer will be participating in his second Cork & Fork for a Cause. Recognized for his beer-enhanced recipes, Tim has been a respected chef, restaurant owner, caterer, consultant, radio and television celebrity, national beer event host, and the creator of handcrafted blends including The Brew Chef's Original "Hopzalts" and "Hopzeasonings".
Adelphia Wine Market-David Wagner, Cork & Fork Benefit Committee, Beverage Chair
Returning for the third time, Aldelphia's Wine Director, David Wagner, will once again be arranging evening's wine. Located just outside the center of Bernardsville, NJ, Adelphia Wine Market offers an uncompromising wine source and an impressive array of craft beer, liquor, cigar & gourmet food options.
Beenie's Ice Cream
Beenie's Ice Cream is a locally-owned Morristown NJ dessert shop serving homemade ice cream, sorbet, Italian ice, Belgian waffles, and more in a fun dog-themed environment. All products are made fresh every day with actual milk and cream, pure vanilla extract, and top-of-the-line equipment. Beenie's has been providing desserts for Cork & Fork since the beginning.
Claremont Distilled Spirits
Award winning Claremont Distilled Spirits, Inc, located in Fairfield, New Jersey was founded in May 2014. Our intention has always been to show that world class spirits could be produced in the “Garden State” using locally sourced ingredients….Claremont is proudly owned by, and its products proudly produced by, and sold by native, lifelong New Jerseyans. We are proud of our heritage and the products we create. Our attention to detail through constant and personal monitoring throughout the production process results in true craft spirits that we believe are among the finest produced. Upon tasting our spirits we believe you will agree
Claremont Tavern- Steve Borton, Chef/Proprietor
The Claremont, located in Bernardsville NJ, is a casual spot that serves cocktails, craft beer and wine with modern takes on American (and global) comfort foods in a comfortable and polished atmosphere. All menus have been designed carefully to offer many tavern staples & favorites, while constantly adding a creative touch. The second floor is beautifully designed to host small private events. With 6 large televisions, the upstairs is a great spot to host sporting events!
Climax Brewing Company
Located in Roselle Park, NJ, Climax Brewing is New Jersey's oldest micro brewery producing much acclaimed ales and lagers. 2019 marks the second appearance at Cork & Fork for New Jersey's micro brew pioneer.
Boonton NJ's Fossil Farms is a pioneer in healthy and sustainable alternatives to conventional red meat. They specialize in providing the highest quality farm raised wild game, game birds, exotic meats and all natural meats in the country and ship their products directly to home consumers across the country via UPS. They are also a leading purveyor to Chefs and Food service operators looking to feature uniquely sustainable products on their menus. The Foundation thanks Fossil farms for their participation at Cork & Fork.
Located in Morristown NJ, Guerriero's is a family-owned business serving home-style Neapolitan Italian cuisine.
High Point Brewing-Maker of Ramstein Beers
Back again at Cork & Fork, High Point Brewing Company, Butler NJ, is America’s premier brewer of German-style Lagers and Wheat Beers. Since 1996, the founder and driving force of Ramstein Beer has been Greg Zaccardi, an award-winning brewer who trained and brewed professionally in southern Germany. After immersing himself in German brewing culture and technique, Greg returned to the United States to brew Ramstein Beer.
Returning for a second year, Pasta Shop of Denville NJ is a fine casual eatery featuring hand made specialties and wood-fired Italian American classics. We strive to be a neighborhood mainstay and to nourish our friends, families and community with seasonal Italian recipes served simply with care and craft. We thank Pasta Shop for helping to supply the event.
At Cork & Fork since the beginning, Paul brings more than 30 years of experience from the culinary world with an exceptional foundation in classical European cuisine and technique. His former Mendham NJ KC’s Chifafa House was voted Best New Restaurant in New Jersey by the New York Times. Paul has received numerous accolades and high praise from The New York Times, The Star Ledger, New Jersey Monthly Magazine, nj.com and has also appeared as a contestant on Food Network’s Chopped and Chef Wanted
Ray Leutters Catering
After a one year hiatus, he's back! From Englewood NJ, Chef Ray has had a long and varied career. Classically trained, he has spent many years as cook, chef, restaurant manager and most recently as the chef and proprietor of Morrsitown NJ's Washington Street Bistro. Ray now focuses his culinary skills solely on private and corporate catering.
Rod's Steak & Seafood Grille
Located in Morristown NJ and with a rich culinary heritage, Rod's Steak & Seafood Grille is a past winner of New Jersey Monthly's Best Steak Award and many other accolades, including Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence for 15 consecutive years. Our restaurant is recognized for more than just steak, we are just as famous for our fresh seafood. The bar scene is inviting allowing you to either relax or gather with your friends after work.
Unibroue is a world-renowned craft brewery in Chambly, Quebec, Canada. While producing a wide range of beers, there is a focus on Belgian style brews, such as their Maudite ('Damned'), La Fin du Monde ('The End of the World'), and Don de Dieu ('Gift from God'). Their beers have been awarded many medals of excellence from the Beverage Tasting Institute : 5 platinum, 6 gold, and 1 silver. 2019 marks Unbroue's second year at Cork & Fork.
Wet Ticket Brewing
Returning to Cork & Fork, Rahway NJ's, Wet Ticket Brewery's Mission is not only be to create great beers, but to make the brewery itself a destination for all those seeking to celebrate, learn about, and become a part of the craft beer movement. Patrons will find beautiful tasting room, beer brewed locally with pride, and a great customer experience.
Whistle Pig Rye- Nate Woodruff, Steward of the Brand, NJ
From Shoreham VT, we are constantly pushing ourselves to try new things and to unlock the potential of Rye Whiskey. We protect what makes Rye Whiskey great, toss out the rest, and then innovate to make it better…..Our commitment to authentic experience doesn’t end when the bottle is capped: while we are growing, harvesting, barreling, and bottling our favorite grain, the animals are also being fruitful and multiplying….Embracing more than 500 acres, we think our farm is the perfect place to experiment and provides us with ample access to the highest quality ingredients.
Here since year one, thanks again to Kraft Events for handling Cork & Fork’s logistics
Back for a third year, our gratitude to Bernardsville Print Center.
Thanks to Doug's Flower Market for their second year supplying Cork & Fork's floral arrangements.
This year's music will feature a mix of original compositions and covers from the Aly Mahoney Band.
Thanks to Tap Into Morristown for their second year as the event's Media Partner.
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