taste of finer things

Wednesday, may 8, 2024
6:00 – 9:00pm
Harrison’s harbor watch
ocean city inlet

Join Us For An Evening Of Live Entertainment With A Pairing Of Fine Wines And Delectable Food From Our Local Restaurants

Taste of Finer Things is our annual signature event featuring fine wine and delectable food pairings from local restaurants. This wonderful evening is a chance for lovers of food and wine to sample some of the best that the area has to offer. This year’s event will be Wednesday, May 8th at Harrison’s Harbor Watch, 6 – 9 pm. Reservations for this sell out event are $125/person and include open bar, wine & food pairings, live entertainment by the “Full Circle Duo”, along with a beautiful view of the Ocean City Inlet.

The Macky & Pam Stansell House of Coastal Hospice is a state-of-the-art hospice residence and community outreach center in Berlin that offers beds for terminally ill patients, palliative care, counseling, grief support, and community wellness programs. Founded in 1980, Coastal Hospice is a nonprofit health care organization that cares for individuals facing life-limiting conditions but who want to remain as active and engaged as possible. Coastal Hospice cares for patients in their home, nursing home, assisted living facility, Coastal Hospice at the Lake or the Macky & Pam Stansell House. The organization serves Wicomico, Worcester, Dorchester and Somerset counties.

Sponsorship Opportunities


Sommelier ($2,500): Reserved Table & Reservations for 8 to Taste of Finer Things event, Featured Program Listing*, Featured social media marketing post, Listing in all publicity in advance of and at the event

Decanter ($1,000): 4 Reservations to Taste of Finer Things event, Program Listing*, Social media marketing post, Listing in all publicity in advance of and at the event

Aromatic ($500): 2 Reservations to Taste of Finer Things event, Program Listing*, Listing in all publicity in advance of and at the event

Rustic ($250): Program Listing*, Listing in all publicity in advance of and at the event 

Friends of Coastal Hospice: Donors who are unable to attend the event

Thank you to our Participating Sponsors &

The Amazing Menu & Wine Pairings

Bayside Skillet

Chilled Fresh Strawberry Crepes

candy kitchen shoppes

Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate   

crabs to go

Coconut Shrimp with Sweet and Sour Sauce

Shrimp Salad served on Bibb Lettuce


Smoked Fish Dip

Forgotten 50 distilling

Crab Guacamole – Jumbo Lump, Guac, Lime-Salt, served with Corn Tortilla Chips

Harrison’s Harbor Watch

Oysters on the Half Shell

macky’s bayside bar & grill

Sliced Tenderloin 

oc wasabi

Sushi Bar – Assorted Sushi Rolls


 Stracciatella & Prosciutto on Crostini with Spicy Jam

Crab Salad on Naan Bread   

sello’s italian oven

Zucchini Caprese Rolls

Antipasto Skewers

sunset grille

Seared Ahi Tuna, Seaweed Salad, Pickled Cucumber, Sesame Chili Crunch


BYO Luxury Charcuterie Bar


Skirt Steak Crostini – Chimichurri, Olive Oil, Softened Goat Cheese

Tsunami Wontons – Atlantic Lobster, Jumbo Lump Crab, Pico de Gallo, Avocado, Wasabi, Red Pepper Coulis

Wockenfuss candies

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Assortment of Truffles, Nonpareils & Chocolate Pretzels

Worcester tech culinary & pastry arts

Curry Chicken Salad on Small Croissants

Chilled Shrimp Cocktail with Mango Cocktail Sauce

Thank You to our 2024 Sponsors



Gary Dorsch – in memory of Stacy Dorsch

Dean & Alma Epperson

Northern Building Restoration

Ocean City Elks Lodge #2645

George & Emily Tunis

Dirk & Gayle Widdowson


American Legion Synepuxent Post #166

Billy & Maddy Carder

Cato, Inc.

Sally H. Dowling, M.D.

Esham Family, Ltd Partner

Palmer & Sandy Gillis

Tom & Beth Hershey

Holloway Funeral Home

JoAnne Q. Jackson

Key Health Management

Knights of Columbus #9053

Kuhn’s Jewelers

L. Franklin & Gertrude H. Purnell Foundation

Richard A. Henson Foundation

The Bonfire Restaurant




American Legion Stanley Cochrane Post 16

Apple Discount Drugs

Ed & Diana Barber

Coastal Home Care

Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore

John & Michelle Fager

Steve & Donna Farrow

Dr. Carolyn & Mr. Bill Johnston

Joseph Mitrecic

Nurse Professionals Home Care

Jim & Jan Perdue

Art Little & Barbara Tymkiw

Montgomery Financial Services

Salisbury Elks #817

Todge & Cindy Spieczny

Trond’s Pool Construction

VFW Post #10159

Tom & Terri Westcott

Peter Ayers Wimbrow, III



AWB Engineers

Charles Brown Glass

Bill & Cathryn Corey

Fifi Hiotis-Blackburn

Hank & Morgan Fisher

Pat & Lori O’Malley

Lois A. Outten

Shore United Bank

The Hobbit Restaurant


friends of coastal hospice

Nancy J. Althaus

Laurie & Jon Andes

Shirley Aydelotte

Virginia Barrett

Thomas B. Bosley

Joanne M. Breedlove

Newt & Sharon Chandler

Dr. & Mrs. Robert Corcoran

Carlyn Crout & Clive Walker

Russell C. Dashiell, Jr.

Barbara Dix

Susan T. DuPont

Charles V. Farren

Jacqueline Gordon

John & Teresa Hastings

Terry & Janet Hough


friends of coastal hospice

Bill & Kristine Hudson

Ed & Pat Klopp

Daniel & Barbara Long

Paula & Franklin Lynch

Linda L. McCurry

Claudia Nicholls

Perdue Farms, Inc.

Madelyn A. Pettolina

Mrs. Janet Phillips – Janet L. Phillips Family Foundation

Howard M. Phoebus

Crawford & Leah Rayne

Tony & Billye Sarbanes

Jim & Joan Schneider

Frankie & Frank Shipper

Susan Jackson Stein

The Honor Society of American Veterans

Willards Lions Club



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