Les Dames dâ€™Escoffier Miami Presents Celebrating Julia the 100th Anniversary of the Chefâ€™s Birthday
Saturday, September 15, 2012, 5PM-7PM
Miami Dade Culinary Institute, Wolfson Campus, 415 Northeast 2nd Ave in Miami.
Miami Dade College Auditorium, 300 Northeast 2nd Avenue, Room #1261 in Miami.
The Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd. in Miami.
Tuyo Restaurant, 415 Northeast 2nd Avenue in Miami.
Tickets: Call Claire Tomlin: 305/775-2166
Host Sponsor | Miami Dade Culinary Institute, Miami Dade College Title Sponsor | Whole Foods Market â€“ Florida
Les Dames dâ€™Escoffier Miami is marking the 100th anniversary of Julia Childâ€™s birth by presenting a series of events on Saturday, September 15, 2012, commemorating the "Lady of the Ladleâ€™s" commitment to gastronomy, education and philanthropy.
Miami Dade Culinary Institute, Wolfson Campus
In Classroom #9301; 3rd Floor
â€¢ 10:30 am â€“ Noon: â€œFrom Julia Childâ€™s Kitchen to Yoursâ€ with Chef Michelle Bernstein; $60 per guest; seating is limited to 30 attendees.
In the Auditorium; Room #1261
â€¢ 1:00 â€“ 2:30 pm: â€œBackstage with Juliaâ€ featuring Nancy Verde Barr, author of, Backstage with Julia, My Years with Julia Child; $30 general admission; $10 for all students. Following her seminar Verde Barr will sign copies of her book, available for purchase at $14.95 each.
â€¢ 3:00 â€“ 4:30 pm: Media Evolution: From â€œMastering the Art of French Cookingâ€ to â€œTweeting for Your Supper;â€ $30 per guest.
The Freedom Tower
Juliaâ€™s Birthday Bash
â€¢ 5:00 â€“ 7:00 pm: Join us for a cocktail party to celebrate Juliaâ€™s 100th birthday. The evening will feature small plates and sweets crafted by the talented MCI Chefâ€™s Council and friends, festive libations and live music. Attendees are also invited to participate in the culinary/travel-themed silent auction. Tickets are priced at $75 per person.
Net proceeds will benefit the Les Dames dâ€™Escoffier Miami Legacy Awards, which gives professional experiences to young women studying Culinary Arts, Hospitality, Gastronomic Journalism and Food Agriculture.Thank you for using Soul Of Miami!