5-8 p.m.: Victoria’s 3rd Annual NOFO Tomato ‘Sauce Boss’ contest at Pugliese Vineyards, 34515 Main Road, Cutchogue. Fundraiser to bring the Wellness Program to the North Fork. See who is the real NOFO Sauce Boss. Awards given for people’s choice and chef’s choice categories. 50/50 and raffles.
Who has the best sauce on the North Fork? Victoria Witczak of Cutchogue, 13, will be the judge of that. She is inviting locals to bring a pot of their homemade red sauce to Pugliese Vineyards in Cutchogue where she’ll crown the winner the “Sauce Boss.” (more…)
Victoria Witzcak knows how to take giving back to a whole new — and tasty — level.
Last year, the 12-year-old from Cutchogue decided to create an event dubbed the NoFo Tomato Sauce Boss Contest as a way to raise money to pay back a grant she received from the organization Katie’s Krops. The money enabled her to grow produce to donate to local food pantries.
She continued the tradition at Pugliese Vineyards in Cutchogue on Thursday night.
“I’m happy because it gives back to more people,” Victoria said about why she is proud to raise money for the organization, while also continuing to donate her freshly grown vegetables. (more…)