Foxes & The Chocolate Factory
Friday, May 31, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
Chance to take home 1 of 3 featured Wine/Chocolate pairings (All three bottles will be raffled)
Silent Auction featured items below
Guest Speaker on topic of groundbreaking Stem Cell research in the field of Parkinson's Disease
3 Gourmet Chocolate/Wine Pairings details below
Unlimited Specialty Appetizers, Deserts, Wine and Beer details below
Music from DJ André Lucero
Chocolate Factory tours
Wine/Chocolate Pairings Include:
1. Line 39 Petite Sirah, Central Coast 2010 paired with TCHO "fruity"--68% Cacao from Peru.
2. Elyse Morisoli Zinfandel, Napa 2008 paired with TCHO "nutty"--65% Cacao from Ecuador.
3. Tahbilk Shiraz, Central Victoria, Australia 2010 paired with TCHO "chocolately"--70% Cacao from Ghana.
4. Reutberger Export Dunkel Bavarian Beer paired with TCHO "cacao"--53% blended milk chocolate. (Bonus bar pairing)
Silent Auction items include:4 Club Level Tickets (behind home plate) to see your World Champion San Francisco Giants, signed baseball by Madison Bumgardner also of the SF Giants, various exclusive winery packages
Specialty Appetizers provided by Kitchen on Fire, cooking school of Berkeley CA http://kitchenonfire.com/
Menu includes: Creamy Polenta with Spicy Tomato Bacon Chutney, Lamb and Pork Kefta Balls with Tatziki sauce with Homemade Pita Bread & Spanish Half Moon Cheese Pies
Also, featuring Macarons provided by L'Artisan Macarons http://www.lartisanmacaron.com/
Hook's Cheese Company of Mineral Point, WI is shipping in 10 lbs of Wisconsin cheese http://hookscheese.com/ (proudly provided by Palmer Johnson Power Systems)
Participating Wineries include: Elyse Winery, Line 39 Wines, Cliff Lede Vineyards, Breggo Cellars, Epic Wines, Regusci Winery and Reutberger Brewery
Music presented by DJ André Lucero
Guest Speaker: Yosif Martin Ganat, PhD
Dr. Ganat's expertise is in stem cell research for Parkinson's at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. He will be discussing advances being made and much more. For more information about Dr. Ganat visit:
All proceeds go to the Michael J Fox Foundation (Registered 501c3) to benefit Parkinson's Research
Design contributions for the Fight Like a Fox logo were provided by:
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Team Fox Bay Area Young Professionals
The Team Fox Young Professionals Committee is comprised of active young adults in their 20’s and 30’s who have come together to raise funds and awareness in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. We all have dedicated ourselves to helping efforts to find a cure for this debilitating disease. All net proceeds from this event will go to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.
Proceeds from all events will be donated to the Michael J. Fox Foundation https://www.michaeljfox.org/foundation/index.html
The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson's disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson's today.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
If you are interested in donating an item to the silent auction or to learn more about corporate sponsorship for the event please contact Brad Lyons at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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