The Whirl: Triangle Food and Wine Experience


photography by Kate Pope Photography

Triangle Wine & Food Experience is North Carolina’s premier charity wine event in early February, encompassing tastings, dinners and a Grand Gala & Auction. Chefs, winemakers and wineries from all over the world participate in this truly amazing event. Proceeds benefit the Frankie Lemmon School & Developmental Center.

Gary Schwartz, Linda Leithe and Mark Leithe with performers at the Triangle Wine & Food Experience

The Chairs of TWFE: Adam Derbyshire, Martha Derbyshire Jackie Locklear, Joe Patterson, Kellie Falk

Ashley Christensen, Nohe Weir-Villatoro, Charlotte Coman

Ziggy Eichelman, Kellie Falk, Jackie Locklear, Oz Nichols, Melissa Colantuoni, Pam Swamstrom

Jackie Locklear, Mike Nichols, Ashley Christensen

Trey Bailey, Marci Bailey, Sharat Nagaraj, Lavanya Nagaraj

guests enjoy the Triangle Wine & Food Experience

Rita Whalen, Tony Whalen

Oz Nichols, Mike Nichols

Tony Lombardi, Judy Davis, Guy Davis