Macy's Culinary Council Celebrity Chef Cat Cora and 5 of LA's hottest chefs will present cooking demonstrations of their favorite dishes, using fresh local ingredients. Proceeds from the event will benefit a local food bank. There will be two shows, each featuring different chefs. The first will begin at 6 pm and will run until 7:30 pm. The second will begin at 8 pm and will run until 9:30 pm. Seating will not be allowed during the performances as the event is being filmed for television.
Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 8pm
Ritz Carlton LA Live
900 W. Olympic Blvd.,
Los Angeles, CA, 90015
About Cat Cora:
Chef Cat Cora is the first and only female Iron Chef on the Food Network. In partnership with Macy's she opened CCQ in Costa Mesa, CA and will co-host Bravos new reality series Around the World in 80 Plates, which premieres in May 2012. In addition to her cooking accolades, Cat is a successful author and mother of four. To date she has three Best-Selling Cookbooks and most recently has authored children's books.
Outside of the kitchen, Cora founded Chefs for Humanity a charity dedicated to preventing hunger, reducing obesity and providing help to those in emergency conditions.
About Macy's Culinary Council:
Macy's Culinary Council is made up of expert chefs from around the country, who are dedicated to inspiring you to eat, cook and enjoy food at home - just like a chef. The MCC includes some of the nation's leading culinary masters like Rick Bayless, Michelle Bernstein, Cat Cora, Tom Douglas, Todd English, Marc Forgione, Emeril Lagasse, Marcus Samuelsson, Tim Scott, Nancy Silverton, Ming Tsai, Johnny Iuzzini, Wolfgang Puck and Takashi Yagihashi. Launched in 2003, this distinguished team proveds expert culinary advice and leads in-store cooking demos to teach customers how to bring a little gourmet to their dining table.
Macy's, the largest retail brand of Macy's, Inc., delivers fashion and affordable luxury to customers at more than 800 locations in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam. Macy's stores and macys.com offer distinctive assortments including the most desired family of exclusive and fashion brands for him, her and home. Macy's is known for epic events like Macy's 4th of July Fireworks® and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®, as well as spectacular fashion shows, culinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Building on a 150-year tradition, Macy's helps strengthen communities by supporting local and national charities that make a difference in the lives of our customers.