Devour Rochester

Devour Rochester

Devour Rochester

Celebrating the art of food and wine, the experts in our region, the music and mystery.* Choose your passion and save the date.

  • October 22nd, 2016 – Opera & Wine Dinner | Tickets $100/person | Purchase Here
    We’ll open with wine tastings, Hors D’oeuvres and a cash bar, followed by seated dinner catered by executive Chef Trish Aser from Brown Hound Downtown. Special guest Holly Howell, will walk us through five courses paired with Finger Lakes and Western NY wines. For a sweet ending, Trish’s dessert will be paired with popular Opera selections from Rochester Lyric Opera
  • February 11th, 2017 – Wine & Chocolate Dinner with Affaire de Chocolat
  • April 15th, 2017 – Murder Mystery Wine Dinner with The Mystery Company
  • Proceeds from Devour will support the Memorial Art Gallery bringing arts and culture to the Rochester community.
    * All events will offer museum tours, live entertainment, cash bar, giveaways, and more!


Contact the Events Office, 585.276.8949.

2015 Devour Rochester Wine & Culinary Classic

May 30, 2015

2015 Vendors2015 Presenters

Thank you to all who joined us for the 2nd Annual Devour Rochester Wine and Culinary Classic!

We were excited to add craft breweries and Hart’s Local Grocers to the lineup of wineries, local craft distillers, and unique purveyors of our region. In addition, we had some of Rochester’s favorite food atrucks: Brick n Mortar, Le Petit Poutine, Macarollin’ and The Meatball Truck with plates for purchase and live jazz with Rochester’s Bill Tiberio Quartet.

Congratulations to the 2015 Devour Rochester winners:
Best in Show Red: Heron Hill Cabernet Franc
Best in Show White: Black Willow Classic Diamond
Best in Show Distilled Spirit or Brew: Iron Smoke Apple Wood Smoked Whiskey
People’s Choice Award Beverage: Merritt Estate Winery
People’s Choice Award: West Edge Restaurant & Lounge