Lipton’s Austin Chef Fest 2017

Event Photos

For this celebrity Chef event at Austin's Fair Market featuring Chef Michael Symon and guests celebrating Mealtime Moments, Whim Hospitality worked with the event planner and other vendors to create a memorable experience for all attendees.  Chef Rob worked with the overall theme of the event and the feel of the venue to deliver a perfectly balanced menu and family style dining experience.  

The menu included charred sweet corn griddle cakes with basil spiked pure luck goat cheese and oven-dried tomato, soy lacquered pork belly on crisp wontons with carrot-ginger relish, cheddar beer gougeres (Amanda Rockman's recipe), family style appetizer artisan cheese board with a bountiful selection of imported and domestic cheeses highlighted with seasonal fruits, artisan breads and crackers; breadsticks, a family style dinner featuring porcetta with soft palenta, crispy shallot and gruyere crusted chicken breast with white wine parsley butter, triple cheese macaroni with panko-parmesan crust, truffled asparagus, roasted local oyster mushrooms and pickled red onion, roasted butternut squash, kale and cranberry couscous and finally family style dessert which included pecan praline bars, fudge brownies and a plated lemon tea meringue tart (Amanda Rockman's recipe). 

*Photos courtesy of Sara Strick Photography


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