CNJIFT Dinner Meetings


Date:          Thursday, December 9, 2021
Title:          Food & Wine Pairing with our Dinner Menu
Time:         5 pm Networking – 6:00 pm Speaker & Dinner 
Speaker:   Gary Pavlis, Wine Expert – Rutgers NJ Agricultural Experiment Station
Venue:       Cranbury Inn, 21 S. Main Street, Cranbury, NJ 08512
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Advance Reservations:
(Until Friday 12/3):
$55 NY/CNJIFT Members – $60 Nonmembers – $30 Students, Retirees, Unemployed
After Noon Fri. 12/3: $60 NY/CNJIFT Members & Nonmembers – $40 Students, Retirees, Unemployed
At the Door If available: $60 per person


Gary PavlisDr. Gary Pavlis will present about unique wine varieties and how these can be paired with our dinner menu. We will have each course paired with a wine of his recommendation.  Dr. Pavlis is a professor and agricultural agent at Rutgers University. This allows him to work with his number one passion, wine. He has served nationally on the board of directors on the American Wine Society and was president in 1998. Dr. Pavlis is a frequent media spokesperson, educating the public on the intricacies of grape growing in New Jersey or touting the benefits of drinking wine. Additionally, he has chaired and conducted the NJ and PA Wine Competition for many years. Dr. Pavlis’ worldwide travels have him evaluating over 2,000 wines annually. At home he enjoys his 3,000 bottle personal wine cellar.


Make your reservations by Friday, December 3 and save! Complete the reservation form below. After you register, you will be redirected to our credit card payment page:

NOTE:  Cancellations are valid only if received by 12:00 noon the day before the meeting. Cancellations received after 12:00 noon the day before the meeting will be considered a No Show and you will be billed. 

Two Ways to make your reservation:

  1. Complete the reservation form below. Payment may be made by CASH, CHECK, or CREDIT CARD either now or at the door.  OR
  2. Telephone at 201-905-0090 or email at Please leave/email your name, company name, email address and telephone number. You will receive an email confirmation.  The day prior to the meeting you will receive a link to pay by credit card. You may pay with Cash, Check or Credit Card at the door. 

Register here.

Once you submit your reservation, you will receive an email confirmation and be directed to the payment page.