Savor CT 2013 has been rescheduled for February 23, 2013 at 7pm because of the recent blizzard. Savor Connecticut is a tasting and presentation at the Naugatuck Historical Society Museum.  Guests will be able to sample the flavors of Connecticut, including different wines, beers and food. They will enjoy a presentation and exhibits featuring the History of Connecticut Foods by authors Eric Lehman and Amy Nawrocki sponsored by Mountview Plaza Wines and Liquors.

Visitors will be able to sample drinks from Cambridge House Brewery, Two Roads Brewery, Avery Soda and local wines. Food to be sampled will include items of the menus of Tequila Grill, A1Pizza, Dottie’s Diner, Santos’ Restaurant, Jesse Camille’s, Ayash-Man, Nardelli’s Grinder Shop, Newman’s Own, Fascia Chocolates and more. The tasting will allow guests to sample the flavors of these local venues while strolling through the historic railroad station and enjoying the temporary exhibit The Flavors of Connecticut featuring artifacts from Avery Soda, the oldest soda company still bottling in Connecticut, Nardelli’s Grinder Shop, featured on the Travel Channel and Fascia’s Chocolates, a family owned and run business for generations. The exhibit will also include artifacts from the Naugatuck Historical Society archives including pieces from Peter Paul, Naugatuck Creamery and Diamond Ginger Ale.

Eric Lehman and Amy Nawrocki, authors of “A History of Connecticut Food: A Proud Tradition of Puddings, Clambakes & Steamed Cheeseburgers” will kick off the evening with a presentation on the history of Connecticut foods. Their book includes the history and even the recipes of some historic dishes long forgotten and some still being made in our eateries today. Together they have gone out and explored Connecticut and are bringing it back to share it with us. Their many books reflect their passion for Connecticut, its history and all that make this state great. They will also have copies available of “A History of Connecticut Wine: A vineyard in Your Backyard” from their presentation last year available. The authors will be on hand during the tasting portion of the evening to answer your questions or have your book signed. For more information on their book check out

Tickets are $15 for members, $20 for non-members, $25 at the door. Tickets are available at the Naugatuck Historical Society, 195 Water Street, Naugatuck, CT, Mountview Plaza Wines and Liquors and the Naugatuck Tax Office or by contacting Tickets include admission to the presentation, tasting, exhibit and give-a-ways. For more information call us at 203 729 9039 or email