February 18, 2018

Executive Chef Jared Millwood has created an exciting menu for us to enjoy at the historic Fort Orange Club.  What could be better than to ward off the winter chills in front of one of the many wood burning fireplaces in this warm and welcoming venue in the company of your Chaine confreres.

March 12, 2018

Chef Anand Jayapal (Chef AJ) will host a dine around dinner at Swifty’s Restaurant & Pub at 95 Everett Road, Albany. This is a great opportunity to invite friends who might be potential Chaine members. Cocktails begin at 6pm.

March 26, 2018

The Mondiale rides again on Monday, March 26th at a location to be announced. Vice Echanson Michael Thomson promises yet another spectacular and educational tasting and dinner.

April 22, 2018

Maitre Rotisseur Andrew Richards (AJ) and his wife, Vice Chargee de Media Sociaux Christina Richards, are thrilled to be hosting the Chaine at {forged]}, the restaurant they recently opened in the former county courthouse and jail in Hudson Falls, NY.  The restaurant has received many five star reviews and Chef AJ is the first “Rising Star” chef in the Albany Wine & Dine for the Arts Festival to ever receive a perfect score.

August 20, 2018

Maitre Rotisseur Jaime Ortiz will welcome Chaine members and guests at a Dine-Around at 677 Prime in downtown Albany. Mondays at 677 feature a lobster menu and we look forward to sampling some very tasty crustaceans prepared by a top notch kitchen.

September 23, 2018

The Albany Bailliage will again team up with the Boston Bailliage for a fabulous dinner at the incredibly beautiful Wheatleigh in Lenox, Massachusetts.  If you missed our last dinner there in 2015, take a look at the photos and menu on this website and I am certain you will want to make the short 45 minute drive for this experience.

November 4, 2018

Executive Chef Chris Bonnivier, who many of you may remember from the Gala Restaurant in Williamstown, will host our group at The Blue Hen Restaurant in the beautifully refurbished Adelphi Hotel in Saratoga Springs.

November 30th to December 2nd

For the past three years the Albany and Buffalo Bailliages have joined forces in Buffalo for a Chaine dinner on Saturday followed by a Buffalo Bills game on Sunday. This time we have wised up and will be making a road trip to Miami where we won’t have to worry about tailgating in a snow storm or getting soaked to the skin in a freezing rain. Miami Bailli Nancy Radlauer is arranging for our dinner. If interested, please call or email Bill Harris for further details.