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June 13, 2012
2012 Chefs Dinner
Eric Ripert, Josh Capon, Justin Smillie and Amanda Freitag are among the world famous chefs featured, along with special guest Ina Garten of Barefoot Contessa, at the 2012 Chefs Dinner this summer in the Hamptons.
The much-anticipated event now in its seventh year in the ongoing series, will be held on Saturday, July 28th starting at 5:30 p.m. on Hayground School's campus as a benefit for Hayground School's Jeff's Kitchen and the Jeff Salaway Scholarship Fund. The event will include a cocktail party from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. featuring notable Manhattan chefs as well as top local chefs preparing hors d'oeuvres using local bounty. Confirmed chefs at this year's event include: Eric Ripert (Le Bernardin), Josh Capon (Lure Fish Bar), Amanda Freitag (Food Network's Chopped), Justin Smillie (Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria), James Carpenter (The Living Room), Bryan Futerman (Foody's), Doug Gulija (The Plaza Cafe), Christian Mir (Stone Creek Inn), Kevin Penner (Cittanuova), Joseph Realmuto and Ed Lightcap (Rowdy Hall), Cheryl Stair (Art of Eating), Jason Weiner (Almond), Joe Isidori (Southfork Kitchen), Joel Hough (Il Buco), Arthur Wolf (Smokin' Wolf BBQ), Marc Meyer and RL King (Five Points|Cook Shop|Hundred Acres), Davie Simmons (Uptown Juice Bar) and Claudia Fleming (North Fork Table & Inn). Product sponsors include: Cavaniola's Gourmet Cheese Shop, D'Artagnan, Blue Parrot, VerTerra, PLAIN-T, Greenport Brewing Company, Crystal Head Vodka, Wolffer Vineyards, Channing Daughters Winery, Hampton Coffee and Diplomatico Rum. A silent art auction will also be held during the cocktail party featuring renowned artists.
VIP Wine Dinner in Jeff's Kitchen Featuring Top Culinary Talent
Ticket Prices and VIP Wine Tables
An Annual Tribute to the Late Jeff Salaway
Tickets may be purchase online at www.greatchefsdinner.com. For more event information or to purchase tickets by phone contact Samantha Dettmer at 631-537-7068 x113 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.