Culinary Sampling Menu FIRST CHOICE SECOND CHOICE THIRD CHOICE Pumpkin Crème Brulee Served w/Caramel and Grand Marnier Anglaise Sauces and Pecan Tuile Pear & Caramel Mousses on Walnut Shortbread, w/Port Poached Pears, Poire William Anglaise And Port Reduction Sauces Caramelized Apple Mousse and Spice Cake w/Hazelnut Teardrop and Calvados/Cider Sauces
This tasty culinary event provides the opportunity to "sample" the best of Nashville's Chefs creations, while at the same time supporting The March of Dimes and their mission to fight prematurity. Your attendance and participation would be welcome & you are sure to have a great time while helping The March of Dimes in ...saving babies, together!
The March of Dimes will host the 2003 Star Chef's Auction November 10th at Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center. The event will feature chefs from area restaurants creating samples of some of their most famous and award-winning recipes. Both silent and live auctions will take place in an effort to raise money for the March of Dimes. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and tickets are $100 each. Corporate Tables are $1,000 with added benefits to the sponsor.
Each chef at the event will have a tasting station where they will prepare such items as appetizers, seafood, steaks and desserts. Area restaurants participating include Amerigo, An Affair to Remember, Arthur's, Commerce Street Grille, Corner Market, F. Scott's, Gaylord Opryland Resort, Jack Daniels Old No. 7 Club, B & G Wines, Kickin' Coffee & Tea, Loews Vanderbilt Hotel, Midtown Café, Mirror Restaurant, Nick & Rudy's, Nick of Thyme, Park Café, Patrick's, Sunset Grill, The Bound'ry, The Mad Platter, The Trace, The Wild Boar, Valentino's, Victoria Pierce Turner Wines, and Zola with more to come.
Live and Silent Auctions during the event will feature such packages as a Weekend at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort and a dinner for eight provided by Sunset Grill and Midtown Café with wine from Randy Rayburn's private collection. The silent auction will begin at 6:30 p.m. and the live auction will begin at 8:00 p.m. "We are very pleased to be hosting the Star Chef's Auction again this year," said Pam Byrd, Executive Director of the Music City Division of the March of Dimes. "We are pleased with the response from the restaurants and we hope to raise $100,000 this year through the auction and table sales."
For more information about the event or to purchase tickets, call the Music City Division of the March of Dimes at (615) 399-3200.
Gayle D. Hellemn
Public Relations & Community Education ~ The Women's Hospital at Centennial
Mailing Address: 2300 Patterson Street ~ Nashville ~ TN ~ 37203
Physical Address: 2221 Murphy Avenue ~ Nashville ~ TN ~ 37203
Ofc: 615-342-1031 ~ Fax: 615-342-6541 ~ Pager: 800-425-5377