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History Bites

March 4 @ 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

History Bites

A food tasting event of HISTORIC proportions!

Hampton Roads’ top restaurants and caterers will prepare their best interpretations of 19th century dishes representing both the North the South and the Navy. Guests and judges including Abraham Lincoln will vote on their favorite recipes as participants compete for the coveted Cast-Iron Skillet Awards.

Tickets: $35 ($30 for Museum Members). $45 day of the event.
Tickets include unlimited food tastings and one drink ticket. A cash bar will be available offering beer, wine, and grog.

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2016 Winners:

  • Best Presentation: Harpoon Larry’s – Fried Clam Medley on a Scallop Shell
  • Judge’s Choice: The Chamberlin – Fried Salt Pork
  • Ironclad Chef’s Award for Historical Accuracy: Schlesinger’s/Opus 9 – Macaroni Pudding
  • People’s Choice 3rd Place: Schlesinger’s/Opus 9 – Macaroni Pudding
  • People’s Choice 2nd Place: Harpoon Larry’s – Fried Clam Medley on a Scallop Shell
  • People’s Choice 1st Place: The Chamberlin – Fried Salt Pork

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Details

Date:
March 4
Time:
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.battleofhamptonroads.com/#history-bites

Venue

The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Phone:
(757) 596-2222
Website:
http://www.marinersmuseum.org