Foundation for New Education Initiatives, Inc. Miami’s Top Celebrity Chefs “Cooking Up Dreams” sponsored by DoubleTree and Bacardi USA, Inc.
Tuesday, Nov 01, 2011 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Doubletree Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay
21 years and over
On November 1st, Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho and Julie Grimes will be hosting Cooking Up Dreams on November 1st 2011, 7pm to 9pm at The DoubleTree Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay. Celebrity chefs Douglas Rodriguez, Michelle Bernstein & 13 other top chefs will be creating gourmet tastings from 7pm-9pm to help raise money for The Foundation of New Education Initiatives. This organization supports innovative programs for students in Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Along with Miami’s top chef’s, three students from Miami-Dade public schools were chosen to show of their culinary skills and cook amongst some of the best chef’s in the area.
Live music will be provided by Jenny Love and open bar by Bacardi. Free Parking in the Woman’s Club parking lot for the first 100 guests or valet parking at the DoubleTree for $8. Tickets on sale at ticketweb.com for $75 or $100 at the door.
Featuring chefs Michelle Bernstein/Michy’s & Sra. Martinez , Douglas Rodriguez/De Rodriguez Cuba & OLA at the Sanctuary , Timon Balloo/Sugar Cane , Sarah Paz Claro/The Office Cake , Makoto Okuwa/Makoto Bal Harbour , Susan Bleemer/Catering the Event , Richard L. Ingraham/Personal Chef to Dwyane Wade , Horacio Rivadero/The Dining Room , Steve Calandra/DoubleTree Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay , Berni Matz/Books and Books Lincoln Road , Carmen Trigueros/La Bottega , Peter Vauthy/Red Steakhouse , Kris Wessel/Red Light Little River and culinary arts students from Lindsey Hopkins, Miami Lakes Tech and Robert Morgan. Other sponsors include Thunder Electric, Hilton Bentley South Beach and Vinecraft.
Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho and Julie Grimes invite you to join culinary stars Michelle Bernstein (Michy’s & Sra. Martinez) and Douglas Rodriguez (De Rodriguez Cuba & OLA at the Sanctuary) as they head a stellar line-up of top Miami chefs dishing up gourmet bites. The evening of culinary creations benefits The Foundation for New Education Initiatives, Inc., supporting innovative programs for Miami-Dade County Public Schools and its students. Complimentary bar included.