Sunday Supper | Flavors of the Americas

Jun 4
Hosted by:The James Beard Foundatio...
When:
June 4, 2017 at 5:00pm to
June 4, 2017 at 9:00pm
Where:
Dock5 at Union Market map 1309 5th Street, NE Washington, DC 20002
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You're invited to a family-style feast prepared by some of the country’s best chefs. Gather around the table to kick off summer and celebrate our 6th Annual Sunday Supper at Union Market to benefit the Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership Program

 

5 pm Cocktail reception

6:00 pm Supper, Dessert and more 

 

Sunday Supper at Union Market, a collaboration of the James Beard Foundation and EDENS, one of the nation’s leading retail real estate companies, continues the tradition of gathering around the table to celebrate the people and passion behind great food. As with any true family meal, diners share a communal table with the chefs, artisans, community advocates and thought leaders who are shaping our food-ways.

 

Sunday Supper also supports the James Beard Foundation’s Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (WEL) program. The program is designed to identify, cultivate and advance the next generation of women business leaders. As part of the James Beard Foundation’s efforts to target gender imbalance in the restaurant industry, and with the support of founding partner Women Chefs and Restaurateurs (WCR), the program seeks to address the drastically low percentage of women in executive and ownership positions in the food industry. This unique fellowship program is presented by Babson College, the nation’s leading school for entrepreneurship, and will allow women owners to gain the tools, techniques, and financial training needed to open and operate thriving, scalable businesses.

By joining us on Sunday, June 4th, your support will help ensure the success of this groundbreaking program.

 

FEATURED CHEFS & RESTAURANTS

Supper

Traci Des Jardins  Jardinière, Mijita, The Commissary, Public House, San Francisco - JBF Award Winner and WEL program Advisory Committee

Jose Garces   Amada, Distrito, Village Whiskey, Tinto, Buena Onda, Volver, Rural Society, Philadelphia, NY, DC, NJ - JBF Award Winner

Douglas Rodriguez  Amada de Cuba, Philadelphia, Miami - JBF Award winner

Amy Brandwein Centrolina, DC - JBF Best Chef Mid-Atlantic Nominee

Erin Clarke  Casa Luca, DC

Carolina Santos-Neves  Comódo, Comparti Catering, NY

Dessert

Kelly Fields  Willa Jean, New Orleans – JBF Outstanding Pastery Chef Nominee

Violeta Edelman & Robb Duncan Dolcezza, DC

Camila Arango & Tom Wellings Bluebird Bakery, Pluma, DC

Giana Cavaliere Volt, Frederick

Blue Bottle Coffee

Reception

Victor Albisu Del Campo, DC

Anna Bran-Leis Taqueria Del Barrio, DC Empanada, DC

Gina Chersevani, Buffalo & Bergen, DC

Gabriela Febres  Arepa Zone, DC

Mario Monte, Daniella Senior, Juan Coronado  Colada Shop, DC, VA

Omar Rodriguez  Oyamel, DC

Grand Cata Latin Wine Shop, DC

Cotton & Reed Distillery, DC

Proceeds benefit the Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Program: $150 of the ticket price is tax deductible; $100 is tax deductible for the Member price.

 


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