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New Orleans Wine and Food Experience 2012

Foodies and Wine Enthusiats should make plans to attend the 20th anniversary New Orleans Wine & Food Experience (NOWFE). Get your tickets for seminars and events before they sell out @ www.nowfe.com

WHEN: May 22-26, 2012

John Besh
John Besh (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

NOWFE features over 1,000 wines and dozens of international culinary powerhouses including Chef John Besh and John Folse. At the  “Grand Tasting” Event, the finest chefs from New Orleans will participate in the Louisiana Seafood Cook-Off, a competition between Louisiana’s top 10 Chefs!

WHERE: The New Orleans Convention Center, HALL J; Friday May 25th 6:00 – 9:00pm

NOWFE (Photo credit: rdpeyton)

“Over the past 20 years the New Orleans Wine & Food Experience has raised more than $1 million for non-profit organizations, while showcasing local food and chefs, and national and international wines.  This year in an effort to fight hunger and support culinary education, the 2012 beneficiaries will share 100% of the proceeds. Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana will receive 40% and the following will share the remaining 60%: the Louisiana Restaurant Association Education Foundation’s ProStart Program, Delgado Culinary Arts School, New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts’ Culinary Program, the John Folse Culinary Institute and the Edible Schoolyard New Orleans.”

Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides @ www.vino-con-vista.com

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