The festival is a leader in promoting good and healthy living with various activities and showcases, featuring local restaurants as well as domestic and international wineries.
The event takes place at the breathtaking Mohonk Mountain House in a Victorian castle built in 1869 above the Lake Mohonk.
Every year the Wine and Food Festival held a wine competition awarding the best wine in a variety of categories, from Bronze to Gold medals. For the 2015 festival, Caligiore was awarded three medals including Gold in the following categories:
Bronze New World Whites: Cuatros Vacas Gordas Torontes 2014
Bronze New World Reds: Cuatros Vacas Grodas Malbec 2013
Gold New World Reds: Caligiore Bonarda 2010