The Pfister Hotel – Milwaukee, WI | Friday, November 3 | 6:30 – 9:30 PM

The Tasting Gala is one of the most renowned tasting events in the Midwest, welcoming over 700 guests and features signature cocktails, craft beer, and premium wine tastings paired with decadent culinary samples from local 4 and 5 star restaurants. With over 30 select pairing stations, entertainment, and a silent auction, this unique Tasting Gala is one to remember.


A special thank you to our 2016 restaurants, wineries, and brewers for donating their time and product! 


Arena Cheese 2016 featured cheesemaker | Atlas BBQ | Aurora Chef’s Club | Café at the Plaza | The Capital Grille | Devon Seafood + Steak | Eddie Martini’s | Envoy Restaurant & Lounge | Glorioso’s Italian Market | Jake’s Restaurant | Kil@wat | Lucky Ginger Mader’s | Mason Street Grill | Milwaukee ChopHouse | Mitchell’s Fish Market | Movida Restaurant | Pizza Man | Safehouse  Smyth at the Iron Horse Hotel | Steam Yard Coffee | Story Hill BKC | Zarletti


Ava Wine + Spirits | Badger Liquor | Beer Capitol | Blue Moon Brewing | Breakthru Beverage Wisconsin | Capitol Husting | Chateu St. Michelle | Crimson Wine Group | Deschutes Brewery | Failla Wines | Fiji Water | Frank Family Wines | Grgich Wine Cellars | Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co. | JUSTIN Wine | Kendall Jackson | L’eft Bank | Mundo Vino | Palm Bay | Purple Feet Wines Swiss Cellars | Wagner Family of Wines 

*Check back for details on 2017 restaurants, wineries and brewers.


Attire | Smart Casual

Complimentary coat check | 7th floor

Parking | Complimentary valet parking is available for Lombardi guests at the Jefferson entrance of the Pfister Hotel. We graciously thank the Milwaukee Lexus Dealers Association for their generosity and support.

Lodging | Discounted room rates are available at The Pfister Hotel for the Food & Wine Experience weekend thanks to Marcus Corporation through 10/6/17! Call 414-273-8222 and mention the Lombardi Food & Wine rate.

All event details are subject to change without notice.

If you represent a restaurant or winery and are interested in participating in the 2017 event, please contact or 713-205-4084.

If you are interested in sponsoring this year’s event, please contact or 262-696-5162.