DATE: Sunday, December 6, 2015
TIME: 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
PRICE: $25/single ticket or $40 tickets for two
LOCATION: Salon Ilo, 1637 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington, D.C.
REGISTRATION: Click here to register on Eventbrite!
Meet your favorite local Dames cookbook authors while enjoying wine and delicious bites prepared by them! Books can be autographed and purchased at the book sale handled by Politics and Prose. Participating cookbook celebrities are: Cathy Barrow, Amy Riolo, Joan Nathan, Nongkran Daks, Nancy Piho, Monica Bhide, Aviva Goldfarb, Nora Pouillon, Sheilah Kaufman, Jenn Crovato, Najmieh Batmanglij, Alexandra Greely, Nancy Baggett and Ruth Gresser!
Join Barbara Haber as she talks about the life of her close friend, Julia Child. As curator of books at the Schlesinger Library at Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Barbara developed a major culinary collection and helped make food history an important topic of academic research and publication. She was inducted into the James Beard Foundation's Who's Who in American Food and Beverages, and received the 1998 M.F.K. Fisher Award from Les Dames d'Escoffier International. A wonderful luncheon will be prepared by DC Dame and chef/owner Ris Lacoste. Ris also was close to Julia Child and hosted her 90th birthday dinner in DC.
DATE: Saturday, December 12
TIME: 1:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Ris Restaurant, 2275 L St NW,
Washington, DC 20037
PRICE: Dames $45, Member of the Public $55
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Les Dames d'Escoffier
LDEI is the premier organization of influential professional women who are committed to the advancement of education and philanthropy in food, beverage and hospitality for the good of the global community.