It’s back! Our second annual Battle of the Botanicals returns to the PowerHouse at Amherst College with an outstanding line-up of teams from our region’s hottest restaurants:

30Boltwood | Amherst – 2016 top 3 finalist
The Alvah Stone | Montague – 2016 winner
Bistro 63 @ The Monkey Bar | Amherst
Five Eyed Fox | Turner’s Falls
Hope & Olive with Magpie Woodfired Pizzeria | Greenfield – 2016 top 3 finalist
Johnny’s Tavern | Amherst
Osteria Vespa | Amherst

Thank you for your support of Battle of the Botanicals!
All proceeds support the Hitchcock Center’s year-round science and nature programs for all ages.

Download the 2017 Battle Program complete with recipes,
chef and bartender biographies.

Join us on June 8th as these talented chefs & mixologists serve up appetizers and cocktails featuring local botanicals, and battle it out live on the competition stage to take the crown!

Bring your friends and indulge in the creative pairings at all 8 stations — vote for your favorites to determine which 3 teams will go head-to-head in a mix-off mystery box challenge, hosted by The River’s Joan Holliday.

Enjoy the summer evening on the outdoor patio, relax in the mezzanine lounge with Just Joan, browse the silent auction with dozens of local activities, artwork and more – it’s an evening of great food, fun, and entertainment, all for the benefit of the Hitchcock Center!

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor:

Event Sponsors:

Have you heard us on 93.9 The River?

The River, event spot 1.

The River, event spot 2.

A few images from Battle of the Botanicals 2016:

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