About Dan’s Taste of Summer

NEW! The Summer 2017 Kickoff!

Memorial Day Weekend: Sunday, May 28th 2017
Southampton Arts Center
25 Jobs Lane, Southampton


The Summer 2017 kickoff event featuring 25+ roses, craft cocktails and beer, chef tastings and more! Savor the best rosés the universe has to offer from the Hamptons, the North Fork, Provence and beyond, paired with bites from top chefs and restaurants. In addition to the Hamptons’ favorite libation, guests will enjoy a bevy of craft cocktails and beer to toast the start of the season! Join us for Memorial Day Weekend’s biggest celebration, set at the historic Southampton Arts Center, as we raise a rosy-hued glass to the start of summertime fun in our corner of paradise.


NEW! The Oceanfront Fiesta

Friday, July 7th 2017
Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa
290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk


There is no better way to savor the summer than with an evening of tacos, tequila, surf and sand. Dan’s MonTaco will make its debut at Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa this summer on Friday, July 7th, where guests are invited to experience a Latin-inspired celebration like no other, featuring celebrated chefs’ culinary twists on classic Mexican cuisine. Dishes will be paired with Mexican cerveza, Spanish cavas, tequila and more.


The Classic Clambake Reimagined

Saturday, July 8th 2017
Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa
290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk


Meet us in Montauk for the ultimate seaside soiree: ClambakeMTK, the oceanfront food and drink fest at the legendary Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa. Guests will sink their teeth into surf and turf from top restaurants from Manhattan to Montauk while celebrating the beach life, coastal cuisine and everything that makes Montauk the hottest seaside destination on the East Coast at ClambakeMTK.


NYC vs. The Hamptons: The Fiercest Culinary Battle of Summer

Friday, July 21st 2017
Fairview Farm at Mecox
19 Horsemill Lane, Bridgehampton


Eat, drink and vote as GrillHampton pits East End chefs against Manhattan chefs in a one-of-a-kind cooking competition and tasting event.  Guests enjoy the great grilled fare, beer and specialty cocktails – then become part of the action as they vote for the finest food of the night! An impressive panel of celebrity judges also weigh in – past judges have included Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli, Live! With Regis and Kelly’s Michael Gellman, baseball legend Cecil Fielder and our own Dan Rattiner.

A portion of ticket proceeds will benefit All For The East End (AFTEE), a 501(c)(3) that showcases and provides support to the more-than 1,000 charity organizations in the five East End towns.


The #1 Event in the Hamptons

Saturday, July 22nd 2017
Fairview Farm at Mecox
19 Horsemill Lane, Bridgehampton


The 7th annual Taste of Two Forks presented by Farrell Building Company is a not-to-be missed event for those who enjoy glorious food, good vibrations and luscious libations. Guests will taste the very best from top chefs, great winemakers and over 40 of the finest restaurants from the North and South Forks, all in one location, the waterfront Fairview Farms at Mecox.

A portion of ticket proceeds will benefit All For The East End (AFTEE), a 501(c)(3) that showcases and provides support to the more-than 1,000 charity organizations in the five East End towns


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