Saluting Women in Gastronomy – Washington D.C. Buzz – Zagat Survey

In Uncategorized on February 7, 2010 at 2:51 am

Saluting Women in Gastronomy

Top Chef finalist Carla Hall

Get the behind-the-screen scoop on reality TV cooking shows from Top Chef finalist Carla Hall and Nongkran Daks (Chantilly’s Thai Basil), winner of Food Network’s Throwdown! With Bobby Flay, at Les Dames d’Escoffier’s “Seventh Salute to Women in Gastronomy,” held on Saturday, February 27. This day-long expo includes 16 sessions with some 40 experts on topics ranging from farm-to-table cooking to food writing to cocktail mixology, and there will also be classes in pastry making, pickling and more, a culinary expo and a “Rosé Wine and Chocolate Reception.” Continental breakfast and lunch are included, and proceeds from the event benefit the nonprofit’s many grant and scholarship programs ($95 per person; 9–5:45 PM; 9630 Gudelsky Dr., Rockville; for tickets and information, click here or call 202-973-2168


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