If you happen to be in San Francisco next weekend, you can't miss the Women's Chef and Restaurateurs conference. The event will be held January 16-18th at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel.
With the ocassion of the event's 20th anniversary, celebrity chef and master baker Elizabeth Faulkner has organized a special cooking competition which will feature Cat Cora, Amanda Freitag and Lee Anne Wong. These stellar ladies will help other talented female chefs as they face off in a culinary challenge before a panel of local judges. Tickets to the competition, which will be held Jan. 18th, costs $35.
Other special events include a welcome dinner themed Women Who Inspire. The dinner will feature a five-course meal prepared by chefs Annie Somerville, Loretta Keller, Traci Des Jardis, Mary Sue Milliken, Suzette Gresham and Emily Luchetti. Each seat to the gala dinner costs $250.
To read more about other special events at the Women's Chef and Restaurateurs's conference, check out the event website.
Via The Braiser