The Atlanta Food & Wine Festival is proud to partner with ai3 on this year’s Connoisseur Lounge.  ai3 is an inter-disciplinary team of designers, architects, artists and thinkers who have been responsible for the creation of a number of award-winning corporate, hospitality, retail and restaurants. ai3’s work can be seen throughout the Southeast, including some of Atlanta’s top restaurants like Gunshow, Miller Union, and Local 3.

Connoisseur Dinner Series

Once again, award-winning authors Matt Lee and Ted Lee are collaborating with Atlanta Food & Wine Festival to develop this year’s Connoisseur Dinner Series.  These immersive and intimate dinner experiences are designed to give guests up-close access to award-winning talent while eating, drinking and delving deeper into South’s epicurean culture.  Connoisseur Dinner Series tickets are included in with Connoisseur passes and may also be purchased individually.

the connoisseur lounge

An elegant and welcoming destination for Festival Connoisseurs, sponsors, and Advisory Council members, the Connoisseur Lounge offers guests daily breakfast by award-winning chefs, reserved cooking demonstrations and food and beverage service during class intermissions, including wines from Broadbent Selections’ portfolio.

connoisseur tent

The Festival’s Connoisseur Tasting Tent, presented by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, has returned with an expanded footprint and a gorgeous, Casablanca style layout by Sean O’Keefe Events. Throughout the weekend, Connoisseur Tent guests will eat, drink and indulge with award-winning chefs, barkeeps, sommeliers and more. Click for the Connoisseur Tent schedule.