Natick VNA is proud to announce Fresh Taste 2016!

Auction Items

Enjoy a Taste of Italy

Value: $1,000

This is your opportunity to embark on a Taste of Italy! Sip ten amazing wines from ten unique wine making regions in Italy. This private tasting can accommodate up to 25 people for two hours at the historic Federal Hill wine shop and will be accompanied by a variety of hors d’oeuvres to compliment the wine. Your event will take place from 6pm until 8pm on a Monday through Saturday.

Donated by: Gasbarro’s Wines, Providence


Beantown Pub Crawl

Value:  $1,250

Here’s a perfect opportunity for you and 14 of your closest friends to enjoy a night out in Beantown with this package from Glynn Hospitality Group. Enjoy drinks and apps at Glynn’s ten restaurants and pubs, including: The Black Rose, Dillon’s, Brownstone, Coogan’s, Hurricane O’Reilly’s, Clery’s, Granary Tavern, Sterling’s, Central Wharf and Sports Grille. 

Donated by: Glynn Hospitality Group


America’s Test Kitchen

Value: $3,000

You and two friends will enjoy a visit to a 2,500-square-foot working test kitchen that 50 test cooks and editors call their home away from home. It’s America’s Test Kitchen, and it’s the most-watched cooking show on TV! In addition to the 45-minute tour, this package includes a one-year subscription to Cook’s Country magazine; The Complete Cook’s Country TV Show Cookbook; All-Time Best Soups; Master of the Grill; The Complete America’s Test Kitchen TV Show Cookbook 2001 – 2016; and a photograph of America’s Test Kitchen staff – signed by Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster.

Donated by: PBS/America’s Test Kitchen


Poke the Bear from the Sports Deck

Value: $1,000

Get ready to cheer on the Bruins as they take on the Detroit Red Wings on January 24, 2017. Your Sports Deck seats (Row A, Level 5) will also come with dinner on the Deck during the game.  Poke the Bear!

Donated by: The Driscoll Agency, Inc.


The inside scoop

Value: Priceless

Get the inside scoop on the news and how it’s delivered with a one-hour group tour of Channel 5. The tour includes a visit to the newsroom, technical areas and the NewsCenter 5 studio where newscasts and Chronicle originate. You’ll also get to sit in the studio and watch the live NewsCenter 5 at Noon broadcast with co-anchors Erika Tarantal and Emily Reimer, and meteorologist Cindy Fitzgibbon. Because studio tours are invitation-only and not offered to the public, the value of this package is really… priceless!

Donated by:  WCVB Channel 5