This past weekend, the 10-city Buick Regal Discovery Tour with Food & Wine and Travel+Leisure Magazines has kicked off at the Kendall College of Culinary Arts. It started with a Buick Regal 2011 test drive and then followed by luxury & culinary sessions from celebrity presenters.
Chicago’s very own Michelle Garcia of Bleeding Heart warmed guests with chocolate cake ball goodness and told tales of her rich awe-inspiring culinary history, Travel+Leisure contributing editor Stirling Kelso shared her list of useful mobile apps for travel, Wine Celebrity Talent Michael Green instructed guests on how to make Green Tea Ginger Sour cocktails/mocktails, and Top Chef Master Marcus Samuelsson of C-House and also cookbook author of the “New American Table” topped off the event with a cooking demo and a taste test of his Maple-Glazed Salmon and more.
Next city tour stops:
Alexandria, Va.: September 25-26
Cincinnati: October 2-3
Greenwich, Conn.: October 16-17
Atlanta: October 23-24
Orlando: October 30-31
Dallas: November 6-7
Houston: November 13-14
Los Angeles: November 20-21 and December 4-5
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