Get your tickets to the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival's Grand Tasting presented by ShopRite! The one and only Rachael Ray will be there...

On October 18, join The Kitchn at the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival! As part of their Grand Tasting Presented by ShopRite Featuring KitchenAid® Culinary Demonstrations presented by MasterCard®, we will be hosting a panel discussing the future of food blogging. Spend your day wandering The Grand Tasting—sample delicious foods, try new products, and watch exciting demos by the greatest food stars in the country—and then top it off by hearing from The Kitchn. This event is not to be missed!

What: We got our very own panel at The Grand Tasting! Hear How Food Blogging & Social Media Came to Town and Transformed How We Talk About Food
Who: Panelists include Faith Durand, Executive Editor of The Kitchn, Joy Wilson of Joy the Baker and Deb Perelman of Smitten Kitchen. Moderated Maxwell Ryan, founder of Apartment Therapy.
When: Saturday, October 18. The Grand Tasting: Noon to 6pm. Our Panel: 5:15pm.
Where: Pier 94 at 55th Street and West Side Highway, NYC.

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About Our Panel

Once food bloggers opened up their kitchens to us, the web was never the same. Every meal was Instagrammed; home cooks got 6-figure cookbook deals; everyone knew what everyone else ate for lunch. But in this sharing of the food experience, food and cooking have emerged as the heart of the community experience of the web. What’s a food blog? What isn’t a food blog now, and how will food blogging shape what the web becomes in the future? Find out from three influential bloggers.

About the Grand Tasting Presented by ShopRite Featuring KitchenAid® Culinary Demonstrations presented by MasterCard®

The Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival and The Kitchn invite you to explore the festival’s signature Grand Tasting: their 130,000-square-foot culinary wonderland! Meet the greatest food stars in the country—Andrew Zimmern, Emeril Lagasse, Michael Symon, Bethenny Frankel, Martha Stewart, Kelsey Nixon, Rachael Ray, and John Besh—and taste bites from local NYC restaurants representing cuisines from around the world. Drink the most sought-after wines and spirits alongside up-and-coming labels, and take part in exciting interactive experiences with your favorite brands and foodie products – it is truly a food-lover’s dream!

Culinary Demonstrations, Tastings, Book Signings, and The Kitchn: it's going to be amazing!

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* Can't afford the Grand Tasting? Make sure to check out the other events going on. Other tastings, classes and events start at $20*