ShopRite Presenting Sponsor of Grand Tasting at New York City Wine & Food Festival

Keasbey, NJ (Oct. 10, 2019) ShopRite will once again serve as presenting sponsor of the Grand Tasting at the Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Capital One® (NYCWFF) by preparing savory specialties during the Grand Tasting event at New York City’s premier food festival this weekend. 

Hundreds of food and drink purveyors and top restaurants offer thousands of delicious samples during the weekend foodie festival, which takes place at Pier 94 on the Hudson River. ShopRite chefs operate at the very center of the culinary campus -- inside the Grand Tasting booth -- preparing and serving specialties out of a kitchen custom built for the Grand Tasting event on Saturday, Oct. 12 and Sunday, Oct. 13.

The event also includes demonstrations by Food Network and Cooking Channel celebrity chefs and culinary personalities, and visitors to the Grand Tasting can sample new products and recipes from ShopRite grand brands. The Grand Tasting will take place from noon to 6 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday, when ShopRite marks its 12th year as a presenting sponsor of the Grand Tasting.

ShopRite will serve up recipe favorites such as ShopRite Kitchen Catering Four Cheese Bacon Mac 'n Cheese, ShopRite Kitchen Catering Kings Hawaiian Philly Cheesesteak Slider, Black Bear Buffalo Chicken Sausage with blue cheese slaw & crispy slaw, Black Bear Italian Chicken Sausage served cacciatore style with mushroom, onion and tomato jam, and Wholesome Pantry Korean Style Fried Chicken with kimchi fried rice and Asian style Korean Gochujang Sauce featuring Wholesome Pantry Chicken, Wholesome Pantry Organic Rice and ShopRite Trading Company Asian Style Korean Gochujang Sauce.
All proceeds from the Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival benefit the hunger-relief organizations Food Bank For New York City and No Kid Hungry®  campaign. For more information, visit 
About ShopRite 
ShopRite is the registered trademark of Wakefern Food Corp., a retailer-owned cooperative based in Keasbey, NJ, and the largest supermarket cooperative in the United States. With more than 270 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, ShopRite serves more than six million customers each week. Through its ShopRite Partners In Caring program, ShopRite is dedicated to fighting hunger in the communities it serves. Since the program began in 1999, ShopRite Partners In Caring has donated $48 million to food banks that support more than 2,200 worthy charities. As a title sponsor of the ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer, ShopRite has donated $34 million to local organizations, hospitals and community groups. For more information, please visit