Some of San Diego’s hottest chefs, restaurants and mixologists will soon gather for Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation, a premier culinary benefit that will raise critical funds to support Share Our Strength’s efforts to end childhood hunger in San Diego and across the nation. Hosted by Food Network star and Coronado resident Melissa d’Arabian, this year’s event will be held on Sunday, September 14, at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront from 3 to 6pm. SanDiegoVille has a pair of general admission tickets for raffle. Enter below and we'll contact the winner by September 10!
Guests will also have the chance to enjoy the region’s top breweries, winemakers and distillers, including Culture Brewing Company, Fat Cat Beer Company, Firestone Walker Brewing Company, Groundswell Brewing Company, Julian Hard Cider, Belching Beaver Brewery, North Coast Brewing Company, Abnormal Wine Company, Bonterra Winery, Madria Sangria, Oak Mountain Winery, Alquimia Organic Tequila, Kill Devil Spirit Company, Snake Oil Cocktail, St. George Spirits, Titos Vodka, and more.
Celebrity chef, TV host, New York Times best-selling author, and mom of four Melissa d’Arabian has been a longtime advocate of childhood nutrition and hunger relief efforts through her ongoing support of Share Our Strength and its No Kid Hungry campaign. d’Arabian rose to stardom after winning "The Next Food Network Star" and is well-known for her popular “Ten Dollar Dinners” TV show and cookbook. Her newest projects include serving as a judge on Food Network competition series "Guy's Grocery Games," developing and hosting acclaimed FoodNetwork.com web series "The Picky Eaters Project," and preparing for the highly anticipated debut of her second cookbook, Supermarket Healthy, on December 30.
"Childhood hunger is a cause close to my heart, so I love doing anything I can to support Share Our Strength and the No Kid Hungry mission," said d'Arabian. "I'm proud to serve as the honorary chair and host for my hometown Taste of the Nation event this year. Not only do attendees get to enjoy a fun night with delicious food and drink, but they also know their money is directly helping Share Our Strength's efforts to eradicate childhood hunger – including local organizations and those needing help in our community."
For more information on the event and to purchase tickets for Taste of the San Diego, visit http://ce.strength.org/events/taste-nation-san-diego.