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EXPLORE BOLD FLAVORS inspired by the rich tapestry of Philadelphia's Puerto Rican and Latino art community at Philly Art & Food 2016 sponsored by Restaurantware. Cooks Who Care invites you to sample colorful dishes prepared by 14 of Philadelphia's best chefs.
Participating chefs include: Angela Ranalli Cicala (Brigantessa & Le Virtu), Maranda Burns (Vedge), Malik Ali (Neuf Restaurant), Ange Branca (Saté Kampar), Jennifer Zavala (Private Chef & Staffing), Alex Boonphaya (Circles Thai), Jess Gaspero (The Farm & Fisherman Tavern), Ted Torres (Coa Catering), Stephanie Musick (The Valley Green Inn), Adam Diltz (Johnny Brenda's), Adan Trinidad (Sancho Pistola's & Jose Pistola's), Marqessa Gesualdi (Pastry Chef), and Eric Leveillee and Alex Busch (Whetstone Tavern).
Enjoy the diversity of Philadelphia's dining scene as these passionate Impact Champions compete to be named Singer Equipment's Culinary Champion & Amoretti's Pastry Champion Award Winners by a panel of expert media and industry judges. Guests will peruse Taller's art gallery, relax in Top Hat Espresso's coffee lounge, and sip specialty cocktails before casting their own vote for two People’s Choice Award Winners.
Cooks Who Care's second annual Philly Art & Food event brings together a night of delicious bites, vibrant music, and enthusiastic community in support of Taller Puertorriqueño, Philadelphia's largest Latino Arts organization.
Proceeds from Philly Art & Food 2016 will aid Taller as they expand into their new home at El Corazón Cultural Center. The Cultural Center gives a home to Philadelphia’s thriving Puerto Rican and Latino arts community through educational programs, neighborhood outreach, and artist exhibitions.
Join Cooks Who Care in celebrating Philadelphia's diverse art community while enjoying the flavors of El Corazón Cultural del Barrio (The Cultural Heart of Latino Philadelphia).
Philly Art & Food 2016 will be hosted at Coda Philly, one of Philadelphia’s premier event venues conveniently located in the bustling Rittenhouse Square neighborhood, on December 14th from 6:00pm-8:30pm. Join in the spirit! Festive Attire encouraged.
Enjoy a complimentary beer or glass of wine with the purchase of a Philly Art & Food 2016 ticket.
You can help Cooks Who Care show that even strangers have #HeartsfortheArts by donating to support Taller's expansion efforts through the Fundly Page!
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Cooks Who Care
We feel that art is closely related to the craft of cooking. We are an evolving community group of caring art & food lovers dedicated to maintaining arts, culture and health in underserved areas of Philadelphia. We create skill-sharing initiatives to provide opportunities for at-risk Philadelphians to succeed and be inspired by the possibilities of creative expression while demonstrating the power of food.