WoodWinds has consistently won these awards since 2007:

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WeddingWire, the nation's leading wedding Marketplace, is excited to announce WoodWinds has been selected to receive the prestigious WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2014 for Ceremony & Reception Venue! The esteemed annual awards program recognizes the top local wedding vendors from the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism within the wedding industry. While many industry awards are selected by the organization, WoodWinds was selected based on its stellar reviews from past newlywed clients.

WoodWinds is recognized as part of the top five percent of wedding professionals in the WeddingWire local vendor community, comprised of over 200,000 wedding professionals throughout the United States and Canada. The Bride’s Choice Award recognizes the best local wedding vendors across 20 service categories, from wedding venues to wedding photographers, based on their overall professional achievements throughout the past year.
We are happy to announce that WoodWinds is one of the very best Ceremony and Reception Venues within the WeddingWire Network, which includes leading wedding planning sites WeddingWire, Project Wedding, Brides.com, Martha Stewart Weddings, and Weddingbee. We would like to thank our past clients for taking the time to review our business on WeddingWire. Thanks to their positive feedback we were able to receive the WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ for 2012.

Cafe Allegre has won:
#1 Best Romantic Dinner, #3 Continental Cuisine, #3 Italian Family Restaurant

Café Allegre received high scores from Zagat!









Connecticut Restaurants 20011/12

"Professional, friendly service from a staff that tries hard is the hallmark of this classy, well-run Italian restaurant in downtown Madison, whose solid menu of consistently great traditional Italian cuisine offers good value; the atmosphere is formal and quiet in the timeless-classic dining room, white things are jumpin' at the more casual bar.

WoodWinds wins the 2011 “Business of the Year Award” from the Branford Chamber of Commerce!
Chef Silvio accepted his award and thanked the board of directors and all in attendance for voting for WoodWinds. He gave a heartfelt talk about his dreams of owning a banquet facility coming true, and the joy he feels when it’s filled with people for all the special events in their lives.

Café Allegre receives the 2011 “Business of the Year” award from the Madison Chamber of Commerce!
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Owners Vittoria and Silvio Suppa with executive director, Eileen Banisch.

Chamber of Commerce, Business Person of the Year
Antonio Suppa was presented with the "Business Person of the Year Award" for WoodWinds, honoring his outstanding business achievements and community service by the Guilford Connecticut Chamber of Commerce.  Congratulations Tony!

Chef Silvio sweeps the Dallas, TX Awards for this sauces and also wins in the best packaging for his trio of sauces!

Word is spreading nationwide that Silvio’s sauces are simply the best! It’s all natural and the taste is incomparable. It’s truly homemade by Chef Silvio!


Chef Silvio’s Capricciosa Sauce
wins First Place!

Connecticut Food Association

Connecticut Food Association’s Specialty Food Product Awards Competition for 2012 has awarded Chef Silvio’s Capricciosa Sauce the First Place winner!

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Chef Silvio’s signature sauces consistently win  the Connecticut Food Association  awards for his outstanding sauces. 

Visit Chef Silvio on his site

Order his sauces online
Sauces are also available in major supermarkets.

"Every item, every bite, every morsel was top notch. I not only left full, but with a greater respect for the quality, creativity and variety of our Connecticut foods. It was very enjoyable and extremely difficult to judge. They are all winners!" said Senator Harris.

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