Log In   ·   Become A Member

Hamptons Organization Hosting Pre-Valentine Foodie Benefit In Southampton

Nicole Barylski

Love Bites is being held in the loving memory of the Foundation's dear friend, Annette Heller, who after more than twenty years of battling breast cancer, passed away in April of 2014. (Courtesy Photo)

The Ellen Hermanson Foundation (EHF) and The Ellen Hermanson Breast Center at Southampton Hospital are hosting Love Bites, a Pre-Valentine multi chef event featuring the "Best Restaurants/Caterers/Private Chefs of the Hamptons" at Seasons of Southampton on Saturday, January 31st from 6:30 to 10 p.m. "With all the fabulous participants, this should be THE social event of the winter season," noted Cathy S. Tweedy, Love Bites co-chair. The evening will honor Dr. James Brady for his pro bono reconstructive surgery on breast cancer patients. Ann Ciardullo and Cathy S. Tweedy, both of whom are on the Board of the EHF, will serve as the Love Bites co-chairs with the talented Chef Peter Ambrose as the event's chef chairman.

As attendees take a culinary tour of the East End, they'll enjoy music by Allen Dalton Production's Bob Kelly and drinks featuring Chopin Vodka, Ubons Bloody Mary Mix, Pampelonne, Wolffer Estate Vineyard, Niche W&S Import Co, Hampton Coffee Company and Dona Sarita Mezcal. Supporters should make sure to check out the amazing items showcased in Silent Auction, which was coordinated by Marla Schwenk.

Guests are encouraged to dress with a "flash of red" for the event, which will include dishes from Tim Burke, 230 Elm; Cheryl Stair, Art of Eating; Chris Arlotta & Mario Pecoraro, Arlotta Food Studio; Ambrosio Merlos, Backbar Grille; Sam McCleland, Bell & Anchor; Jillian Renna, Candied Anchor; Michael Cavaniola, Cavaniola's Cheese; Michael Johnson, Cowfish; Rob Janesh, Creative Appetite; Dina Tsiorvas, Dina's Delights; Peter Ambrose, Endless Summer Catering; Alissa Beth Cohen, Edible Encores; Erica Kalick, Erica's Rugelach & Baking Company; Todd Jacobs, Fresh Hamptons; Keith Davis, Golden Pear Cafes; Damien O'Donnell, Harbor Bistro; Joe Cipro, Private Chef; Matt Ketchum, Ketchum Seafarm Oyster Bar; Bob Abrams, Little Red; Randy Riess, Lobster Grille; Joe Realmuto, Nick and Toni's (Honest Man Restaurant Group); Kevin Penner, North Fork Foods; James Carpenter, Page at 63 Main; Craig Young, Rumba; Paul Labue, Seafood Shop; Jeanine Burge & David Gaviola, Silver Spoon Specialties; Scott Kampf, Southampton Social Club; Erin B. Finley & David Blydenburgh, Sydney's "Taylor" Made Cuisine; and Gary Lattanzio, Tully's Seafood Market and Cafe.

Love Bites is being held in loving memory of the Foundation's dear friend, Annette Heller, who after more than twenty years of battling breast cancer passed away in April of 2014.

Tickets are $125 to $1,000 and $60 for attendees 25 years old and under.

Seasons of Southampton is located at 15 Prospect Street in Southampton. For more information, call 631-725-2023 or visit www.ellensrun.org.

Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com NicoleBarylski NicoleBarylski

Related Articles:

Be the first to comment on this article. (Just fill out the form below)

Submit Your Comment

Please note, you are not currently logged in. Your comment will be submitted as a guest.
To submit your comment as a member, please click here.
Your Name:
* Comments will be reviewed and posted in a timely fashion
* All fields are required
What color is a banana?
(For spam prevention, thanks)
Rosehip Partners Real Estate
Properties In The Hamptons

East End Tick Control
The East End's only New York State licensed dedicated tick and mosquito control specialists!

Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices from the best flooring manufacturers — and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968

Southampton Masonry-Visiting the Southampton or the Wainscott locations is an exciting experience.
Southampton Masonry has been serving Long Island's masonry and tile needs since 1975. Delivering quality products from Manhattan to Montauk for over three decades. The company's continued success is due primarily to their number one priority: customer satisfaction, with a promise of prompt and courteous service from the professional, knowledgeable staff. Southampton Masonry has the largest inventory on the east end. As direct importers they can offer a large variety of the finest quality products at the most competitive pricing for both your interior and exterior projects.

CP Complete- Landscape Design & Construction
Paul Guillo And Chris Hall Two Of The Most Respected Names In The Community Together, they are partners in CP Complete. They bring their years of experience and integrity to creating and renovating luxury backyards.

Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 34 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field. Trusted, experienced and successful, Andrea has solidified herself as the go-to broker of the Hamptons and a wholehearted advocate for her clients. A pioneer in the real estate industry on the East End of Long Island, she is driven by her passion for the business. Andrea is based in the Bridgehampton office of Brown Harris Stevens as a licensed real estate associate broker and consultant. Formerly, a principal partner and Senior Director at Brown Harris Stevens, Andrea now assists in developing their corporate strategy for the Hamptons region, advising other brokers and sales associates, as well as being one of the top producers and listors.

Southrifty Drug 54 Jagger Lane, Southampton Village
Southrifty Drug is a small, neighborhood pharmacy with limited shelf space, and we have to be very selective about which over-the-counter items we carry. As a result you'll find a no nonsense concentration of very effective, high quality and useful products on our shelves. In this new section, we feature a number of these products that we feel are especially worthy of your consideration.

Burner Law Group, P.C.
Burner Law Group, P.C. are full service elder law attorneys concentrating in the areas of Estate Planning, Trust and Estate Administration and Litigation, Special Needs Planning, Guardianship and Elder Law. Offices in East Setauket‚ NY, Westhampton Beach, NY, and New York, NY.

Calissa is Mykonos in the Hamptons.
Our menu focuses on seafood and Greek dishes such as salt baked fish, seafood pasta and Mediterranean mezze. Our wine list has been awarded The Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator and boasts the largest selection of rosé in the Hamptons. The name Calissa is derived from the brightest constellation in the summer sky.Our sister restaurants in New York are Amali and Bar Marseille, opening 2020 in the Rockaways. Calissa offers private dining spaces for groups from 10 to 300 people. To plan your next wedding, corporate event or gathering, please email events@calissahamptons.com. 1020 MONTAUK HIGHWAY, WATER MILL

Suburban Propane in Bridgehampton, New York has been serving proudly supporting our community for 90 years.
Suburban Propane has been serving the energy needs for home owners and business in the Hampton’s for decades. We offer friendly service by local professionals you know and trust, plus the peace of mind that comes from knowing we are among the leaders in the industry for safety.

WordHampton Public Relations
We build client revenues and reputations. Our reputation is built on delivering a strong media presence and, as a result, demand for our clients' offerings, resulting in a positive impact on sales. Successful campaigns start with understanding the goals of our clients and developing a customized strategy that will achieve those objectives.

SGF Acupuncture, PLLC. Is owned and operated By Sandra Geehreng Foster.
SGF Acupuncture, PLLC. Is owned and operated By Sandra Geehreng Foster. Her treatments are based on five element acupuncture. She also offers Far Infrared Sauna treatments. PEMF cellular excerise.

Spanish Maven was founded by Marisa Ramirez.
Spanish Maven was founded by Marisa Ramirez after she experienced learning English as a second language upon relocating to New York.

Big Brunch Box-delivered in The Hamptons
BIG BRUNCH BOX. Your favorite gourmet brunch foods for weekend eating with friends and family, ordered with ease and conveniently dropped at your doorstep in The Hamptons every Friday with fanatical attention to quality.

Long Island Cares, Inc.
While distributing nutritious food to our Nassau and Suffolk County neighbors is the heart of Long Island Cares, we’re more than just a food bank. We’re one of the region’s most comprehensive hunger assistance organizations, and there are many other ways we can help you and your loved ones.