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2nd Annual Kulinarya, A Filipino Culinary Showdown

Filipino American Arts Exposition

Saturday, January 21, 2012 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PST)

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Food Tasting Showcase: $5   more info Ended $5.00 $1.12
Food Tasting Showcase: $20   more info Ended $20.00 $1.49

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 Witness a culinary showdown of six Filipino American chefs as they compete for the grand prize at KULINARYA: A FILIPINO CULINARY SHOWDOWN, hosted by the Philippine Consulate General, Philippine Department of Tourism, Philippine Department of Trade and Industry, and Filipino American Arts Exposition.

Three finalists each in the Amateur and Professional Divisions have advanced to showcase their culinary skills and talents in this exciting cook-off, where they must prepare a starter course (appetizer or soup), a second course (their own version of adobo), a third course (second entrée of their choice), and a Filipino dessert... all in a head-to-head challenge.

Amateur Division (begins at 4:00 pm):
Arlene Nuñez
Jerrick Figueroa
Gloria Ramos

Professional Division (begins at 6:00 pm):
Albert Rivera
Kristela Mendoza
Tim Luym

KULINARYA's goal is to elevate Philippine cuisine, promote local Filipino restaurants and showcase culinary tours in the Philippines. Hosted by TV personality Franco Finn, KULINARYA promises to be a fun event for the entire family!

FEATURING: Special cookoff showcasing the Philippine Pili Nut.
This additional competition is open to the public. Sign-up to be a contestant, and bring your cooked dish that highlights the Philippine Pili Nut. For more info, call 415-956-4060 or email pdotsf@aol.com.

KULINARYA attendees may sample specialty Philippine dishes at the FOOD TASTING SHOWCASE. Food coupons ($20 per packet) are available for purchase in advance or onsite at kulinarya2@eventbrite.com. Taste delectable Filipino fare by invited Filipino restaurants, gourmet food trucks and caterers including:

»  Auntie Em’s Fine Foods & Pastries
»  Dampa Restaurant
»  Genevieve Wines
»  Goldilocks
»  Intramuros Restaurant
»  Mama Sita’s
»  Mega Sardines
»  Patio Filipin
»  Ramar Foods
»  Simply Calamansi
»  Sun Tropics
»  Tastebuds
»  The Coffee Adventure Company
»  The Naked Chorizo

Don't miss the FILIPINO BAZAAR – one day only shopping experience where you'll find unique and festive Philippine-inspired gifts, décor, accessories, recipe books, goods and services!

Kulinarya: A Filipino Culinary Showdown
...with Food Tasting Showcase and Filipino Bazaar

Saturday, January 21, 2012
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

4:00 pm: Amateur Division cook-off
6:00 pm: Professional Division Cook-off
7:45 pm: Awards Ceremony

Carnelian by the Bay Restaurant
One Ferry Plaza, San Francisco
(Located behind the Ferry Building and next to Sinbad's)

Limited seats available. This event will sell out!
RSVP today to reserve your seat at kulinarya2.eventbrite.com

FOOD TASTING SHOWCASE coupons are available for $20 per pack. Click here to purchase: kulinarya2.eventbrite.com

Call: 415-956-4060
Email: pdotsf@aol.com

Contact Tess Bautista at 415-956-4040, tgbau195@aol.com

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Have questions about 2nd Annual Kulinarya, A Filipino Culinary Showdown? Contact Filipino American Arts Exposition

When & Where

Carnelian by the Bay Restaurant & Lounge
One Ferry Plaza
(Located behind the Ferry Building)
San Francisco, CA 94111

Saturday, January 21, 2012 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PST)

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Filipino American Arts Exposition

To be the first resource for Filipino American culture expressed in music, dance, literature, lifestyle, painting, sculpture, theatre and film. We present events that represent the convergence of Filipino American lifestyle and pop culture.

To broaden awareness and deepen the understanding of Filipino history, achievements and culture – bringing the Filipino culture home!

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