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There’s a turn off of Tarrytown’s hilly, windy Benedict Avenue that, if taken, transports you to another world. The turn leads upwards, past manicured greens that seem to foreshadow a special destination. At the hill’s peak is this other world. At the top is The Castle Hotel & Spa– a true castle that could only exist in history… or an animated Disney movie!

Photo Courtesy Of The Castle Hotel & Spa

The entrance to The Castle is a portal to another time and place… over a century into the past, with stone structures and rich tapestries. This summer, this rare, special place is hosting a series of culinary events; pairings of various kinds of cuisine with wine and/or other spirits. Every Thursday evening, The Castle’s world-class restaurant, Equus, will present a different menu designed to complement that evening’s libations.

Photo Courtesy Of The Castle Hotel & Spa

Guests may mix, mingle and luxuriate around The Castle’s pool, and within the Grotto, surrounded by artfully groomed trees and bushes, that seem to block out the world- with the exception of The Castle itself, which serves as a bold backdrop to each pairing- while enjoying food, drink, and even cigars.

Photo By Steven Sendor For Sophisticated Weddings: New York Edition

Photo Courtesy Of The Castle Hotel & Spa

Photo By Steven Sendor For Sophisticated Weddings: New York Edition

For a calendar of the summer’s pairings, click on the following link: Castle Pairings. The Castle Hotel & Spa is located less than an hour north of midtown Manhattan, at: 400 Benedict Avenue in Tarrytown, NY (Westchester County).



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