Sampling the Flavors of the South


ROBERTSDALE, Alabama — The Central Baldwin Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual “Flavors of the South,” wine and food tasting event Thursday, July 15 at the Baldwin County Coliseum in Robertsdale.

The event is a premier showcase for local wine, beverage and restaurants, their chefs and culinary personalities. This is an opportunity to get involved with a large community event that allows for consumer exposure with attendance of more than 400 people.

The event drew more than 25 vendors (food and wine), showcasing culinary creations from throughout Baldwin County, said Chamber President/CEO Gail Quezada.

Jennifer Lambers, Fox10 meteorologist served as judge for the competition and handed out awards for Best of Flavors dessert and Best of Flavors entrée. Winners were:

Dessert: The Grazing Tree, first place; Sweet Home Coffee, second.

Entrée: Namans Catering, first place; The Jamaican Spot, second.

In addition, the event included a Small Business Expo, featuring local businesses, and a silent auction.

Title sponsor for the event was Advantage Business Solutions.”

For more information about this and other Chamber events, visit or call 251-947-2626.