2022 Legacy Dinner

Legacy Dinner


  • April 8, 2022
  • April 8, 2022
  • 06:00 PM
  • 10:00 PM


  • Bern's Fine Wines & Spirits, S. Howard Ave, Tampa, FL, 33606
  • United States


  • $1300 per person

Legacy Dinner

Winefest’s most exclusive dinner hosted at Bern’s Fine Wines & Spirits

$1300 per person (seats will be sold in groups of two)
Attire: Black Tie Optional
*Complimentary valet parking at the Epicurean Hotel with ticket

Guests will be treated to a luxurious five-course dinner inside Bern’s Fine Wines & Spirits featuring hand-picked selections from the Bern's Steak House cellar. Berns proprietor David Laxer and wine director Eric Renaud scour the Berns cellar for each years selections. Every curated wine is delightfully paired with a dish from one of our restaurants esteemed chefs; Brent Hunt, Martin DeJesus, Gerry Sizemore,  Habteab Hamde, Chad Johnson, Jonathan Atanacio, Adam Hyatt, and Summer Bailey will each create a special plating for this over the top, once in a lifetime dinner.

We are grateful to our sponsor  Moët Hennessy for providing the reception pour as we raise funds for scholarships granted through the James Beard Foundation.

*Please note that due to the format of this dinner; allergies and dietary substitutions cannot be accommodated. Menu items are subject to availability and may change without notice.



2012 Dom Perignon
Pickled Shrimp Salad - uni mousse, fennel, jalapeño, carrot coriander grit cake
Dry-aged beef fat biscuit, duck, blackberry foie gras butter
Shumai - dungeness crab, hazelnut finished port

First Course
1998 Domaine Chevalier Blanc
Bacon Cured Duck - smoked mushroom soubise, date gastrique, hazelnut

Second Course
1964 Vosne Romanée René Engel
Pheasant Stew - pancetta, wild mushroom, pearl onions, cauliflower

Third Course
1966 Cheval Blanc from Magnum
Crispy Colorado Lamb Saddle - ramp purée, spring vegetables, black koji lamb jus

Fourth Course
1970 Ridge Monte Bello from Magnum
Dry Aged Cap of Ribeye - oxtail, karst, horseradish, onion consommé

1959 Guiraud Sauterne
Milk & Honey - white chocolate panna cotta, ginger-honey, honeycomb chocolate, chamomile-milk crumb, milk ice cream