Friday and Saturday, August 9th & 10th, 2019 - New Location Leo Royal Park (just south 204th & Cornhusker)

Enhance your Experience at the

Vintners’ Luncheon – Saturday – Only $18

Add this amazing Food & Wine Pairing featuring Local Producers. Does not include festival admission. Following the lunch you may purchase Advance Wine Tasting Ticket to Festival with admission, 5 tastes of wine, and souvenier wine glass) Just $33 to include the Vintner’s Lunch with the Advance Wine Tasting Ticket and available online or call our office (402) 346-8003.


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                              Saturday, August 11th!!!                 


Vintners’ Lunch

12 noon – Just $18 at Ramada Plaza – 72nd & Grover


fresh foods dish.jpg      Taste Fresh Local Foods paired with Nebraska wines prepared by Omaha’s Best Chefs! Palates will be thrilled with perfect pairings created from the fresh and abundant local foods of the Omaha, Nebraska and Iowa Area.

      This lunch is a fantastic occasion where delicious locally grown foods are paired with local Wines. The Nebraska Vintners’ Lunch offers a  chance to taste Fresh Foods with local farmers and producers center stage at the Comfort Inn and   Suites.

A quick look at the Lunch Menu:

Plate 1 

Broccoli sprout from Liberty Acres, mixed greens salad with carrots, topped with a vinaigrette dressing, as well as a warm Rotella’s bread served with apple butter from Liberty Acres, of Norfolk, Ne   -Paired with Edelweiss 2016 from James Arthur Vineyards, Raymond, NE a semi-sweet white wine

Plate 2

 Cooked egg rolls and a spicy sweet dipping sauce from Awesome Egg Rolls, Omaha, NE  – Served with pad thai chicken from Thai Esarn Cuisine, Omaha, NE   -Paired with Jesse James from Nissen Wine, Hartington, Ne- a red wine

Plate 3

Pork loin from Clear Creek Organic Farms, Spalding, NE smoked by Boyd & Charlie’s BBQ, Elkhorn, NE, served with baby red baked potatoes, smothered in butter and topped with an herb cheesespread by Fuehrer Cheese Spread, Sutton, NE  – Paired with Workhorse Wine from Milleta Vista Winery, St. Paul, NE- a red wine

Plate 4


Chocolate covered Strawberries Dessert and Dark Chocolate Cup by Serendipity Chocolates and Bakery, Tekamah, NE


Enjoy This Unique Tasting Opportunity Like No Other!



For More Information, Contact: Mike Mancuso and Joe Mancuso, Festival Manager

Produced By: Mid-America Expositions,Inc. (402) 346-8003