Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation is the nation’s premier culinary benefit dedicated to making sure no kid in America grows up hungry. Each year, the nation’s hottest chefs and mixologists donate their time, talent and passion at more than 45 events across the United States and Canada, with one goal in mind: to raise the critical funds needed to end childhood hunger. Since 1988, Taste of the Nation has raised more than $70 million
Join us Sunday, June 14th for the 21st Annual Taste of the Nation Los Angeles.
Spend a few hours on a breezy Sunday afternoon with 46 of the best chefs in LA come out to share great food, and raise money for this fantastic charity.
Dan Wilcox of KCRW will be spinning a worthy soundscape between cooking demos by
Mary Sue Miliken/Susan Feniger for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, and Michael
Mina for XIV. Pulizer Prizer food critic Jonathan Gold will be leading this year’s
MOLE!! cookoff, and will later be available at the “Ask Jonathan Booth.”
Bid for the opportunity to have the Ultimate Escape in Palm Springs. Enjoy a seven
night stay at a Southridge Mid Century View Estate, a 5,000 square foot Estate home
and one of only 19 estates in the exclusive gated community of Southridge where
Hollywood’s most glamorous celebrities have resided. Tickle the ivories on Joan
Collins’ grand piano while you enjoy the impressive architecture including three
king bedroom suites, each with full baths and stunning views. The Hillside Home
has Sunrise and Sunset Views off each side of the Ridge! The media room can also
be used as a fourth bedroom. This is a great place for a chef to get away and create!
The Test Bar is fully stocked and the gourmet kitchen is perfect to do some experimenting!
Bring the Creative Team and have a Retreat! Check it out at: www.Escape2PalmSprings.com. Donated by Gregg Rapp, Menu Engineer
Another fantastic auction item: Have dinner cooked for you and 3 of your friends
by Food Network’s own Bob Blumer. Bob Blumer, The Legend of Food Network shows The
Surreal Gourmet and Glutton for Punishment will host a dinner for four at his Hollywood
Hills Home. Includes wine pairings. Transportation included. Donated by: Bob Blumer
http://www.bobblumer.com Value: Priceless
Or put your money down for the opportunity to spend a night in the underbelly of
LA eateries with Pultizer Prize winning food critic Jonathan Gold! You and 5 friends
will start your evening off with Mojitos at Ciudad with renowned chef Mary Sue Milliken,
who will join you as you visit five of LA’s best eateries that you never knew existed!
Includes transportation. Donated by: Jonathan Gold, Mary Sue Milliken Value: Priceless
100% of ticket sales go to making sure NO KID GROWS UP HUNGRY
Buy your tickets today.
For more information or to purchase tickets please
visit their website at tasteofthenationla.org
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