Tickets are now on sale for Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation® Los Angeles, the city’s culinary benefit dedicated to ending childhood hunger. This year’s event will be hosted by Cooking Channel’s Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstark. The annual tasting event, which supports Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign to end childhood hunger in America, will feature LA’s top chefs, sommeliers and mixologists.
You will have the opportunity to mingle with more than 40 of the city’s most influential talent in the food and drink scene, and taste their signature dishes and spirits. Culinary tastemakers participating in this year’s event include Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger (Border Grill), Ray Garcia (FIG), and Joe Miller (Joe’s Restaurant/Bar Pintxo). Other participating restaurants include 800 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza, Allumette, Bourbon Steak, Chaya/M Café, East Borough, Faith & Flower, Girasol, ICDC, Melisse, Mo-Chica, Mud Hen, Phorage, Plan Check, Sqirl, and Superba Food + Bread. The dishes will be complemented by Angelenos’ favorite bars, wineries, and craft breweries, including The Bruery, El Segundo Brewing Co., Soigné Group, Congenial Spirits, Blue Bottle Coffee, and Intelligentsia. Guests who purchase access to the special Princess Cruises VIP area will also enjoy delicacies from 15-year old Southern Californian Chef Flynn McGarry of EURKEA.