Help Fight Childhood Hunger at Taste of the Nation New Orleans - Sunday, August 2

Taste of the NationBuy your ticket to the hottest food and wine event of 2009 and help fight childhood hunger.

Share Our Strength's Taste of the Nation® is the nation's premier culinary benefit, featuring top chefs and mixologists -- all of whom are coming together to donate their time, talent and passion to end childhood hunger in America.

Taste of the Nation New Orleans
August 2, 2009
Red Fish Grill
115 Bourbon Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

$75 General Admission – 12-3 pm

$125 VIP (includes 11 am reception with champagne and cocktails, passed hors d’oevres, and auction preview)

Enjoy a delicious 5-course seated “boy/girl” brunch with specialties prepared by New Orleans’ top “boy and girl chefs” including Frank Brigtsen, Gregg Collier, Susan Spicer, Haley Bitterman, Darin Nesbit, Adolfo Garcia, Leah Chase, Chris Montero, Chip Flanagan, and Danielle & Richard Sutton.

Help us ensure that NO boys and girls go hungry in Louisiana by bidding generously on the mouth-watering and wallet-tempting silent and live auction prizes to include items that will appeal to boys and girls of all ages.

Share Our Strength will be presenting its annual Fleur de Lis award honoring writer Gene Bourg’s many contributions to the hospitality and culture of New Orleans.

Click HERE to purchase tickets.


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