TASTE
Phoenix
September 12-13, 2014

Events

Join Us for a Night of Culinary Stars!
An Exclusive Dining Event
Benefiting the James Beard Foundation
Friday, September 12, 2014
7:00 p.m. Cocktail and Tasting Reception
8:00 p.m. Dinner

Royal Palms Resort & Spa
5200 East Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85018

Cocktail Attire
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Featuring a menu created by
Sherry Yard
Taste America All-Star
James Beard Award Winner
Sherry Yard
Helms Bakery
Los Angeles
Kevin Binkley
Local Star
Kevin Binkley
Binkley’s Restaurant
Cave Creek, AZ
Paul McCabe
Host Chef
Paul McCabe
T.Cooks at Royal Palms Resort & Spa
Phoenix
Reception will feature tastings by
Charleen Badman
Charleen Badman
FnB
Scottsdale
Cullen Campbell
Cullen Campbell
Crudo
Phoenix
Silvana Salcido Esparza
Silvana Salcido Esparza
Barrio Café
Phoenix
Joshua Hebert
Joshua Hebert
Posh
Scottsdale
Gio Osso
Gio Osso
Virtu
Scottsdale

The evening begins with a tasting reception featuring an exciting lineup of the Valley of the Sun’s finest chefs. Then, enjoy a unique four-course seated dinner designed by visiting All-Star Sherry Yard and Local Star Kevin Binkley, with Host Chef Paul McCabe. We are bringing these culinary stars together for one night only to create an unforgettable dining experience.

Also in attendance will be past James Beard Award Winners for Best Chef Southwest: Nobuo Fukuda, Christopher Gross, Robert McGrath, and Janos Wilder, who will proudly celebrate the culinary talent gathered for this special evening.

Click here to reserve tickets, or for more information on events or local sponsorship in Phoenix, please contact Robyn Lee at robyn@robynlee.com or 480.951.2950.

The James Beard Foundation is proud to donate a portion of the evening’s proceeds to the Taste America Scholarship Fund. Local culinary students are invited to apply for this culinary scholarship through jamesbeard.org. We are also proud to highlight C-CAP--Careers through Culinary Arts Programs' work in culinary education and thank them for their participation in this special evening.

Sponsored locally in part by:

Sur La Table

Join us for a day of free culinary events
Saturday, September 13, 2014
10:00am — 3:00pm
Sur La Table
Scottsdale Fashion Square
7014 East Camelback Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Cooking demonstrations, cookbook signings, tastings, and fun for the whole family.

Schedule of events:

James Beard Award Winner Sherry Yard<br>Helms Bakery, Los Angeles<br>
10:30 am
Cooking Demonstration
James Beard Award Winner Sherry Yard
Helms Bakery, Los Angeles
Artisanal Vendor Essence Bakery Café
11:00 am
Pastry Tasting
Artisanal Vendor Essence Bakery Café
Artisanal Vendor Sphinx Date Co. Palm & Pantry
11:00 am
Date and Pistachio Tasting
Artisanal Vendor Sphinx Date Co. Palm & Pantry
James Beard Award Winner Chris Bianco<br>Pizzeria Bianco, Phoenix
1:00 pm
Cooking Demonstration
James Beard Award Winner Chris Bianco
Pizzeria Bianco, Phoenix

Kitchen space is limited for chef demos. Please RSVP to RSVP-PHOENIX@SURLATABLE.COM in order to guarantee your seat. Indicate the city, number of guests, and time of the cooking demonstration you wish to attend. Each reservation is limited to a maximum of 4 persons. Each demo will be one hour.

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