The Sandestin Wine Festival was recently given accolades by Flipkey, a Trip Adviser website, as one of the Top Food and Wine Festivals of 2014.
In the Flipkey Blog, the Sandestin Wine Festival joined the ranks of festivals in
"There were a couple different things that stood out," said Claire Fischer of the Flipkey website. "The first was the location at the
This is the second year that the Flipkey Blog has judged food and wine festivals around the country. Selections are based on factors such as: the appeal of internationally noteworthy chefs, outstanding presentation, use of seasonal ingredients paired with world renowned wines, and the city it is located in.
Location plays a great role in the Sandestin Wine Festival's success over the past 28 years.
"There is no other festival that lets you stay at the resort," said
"A lot of hard work goes into the event," Robinson added. "It's so rewarding to be recognized."