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StarChefs.com 2013 Philadelphia Rising Stars

February 21, 7-9:30pm, Kimmel Center

The Rising Stars Awards recognize up-and-coming chefs, pastry chefs, sommeliers, mixologists, and artisans from around the country that represent future leaders of the national culinary scene. Each year, StarChefs.com selects four American markets in which to name its Rising Stars. Candidates are nominated by previous winners, local media, the StarChefs.com Advisory Board, and through the StarChefs.com website and editorial research.

PhotoStarChefs.com 2013 Philadelphia Rising Stars, Photo: Shannon Sturgis/StarChefs.com

Purchase tickets here for StarChefs.com 2013 Philadelphia Rising Stars

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Hosted by Garces Catering Group
300 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

VIP Reception: 5:45pm*
General Admission: 7pm

TICKETS
$90 General Admission
$115 VIP*
General Admission includes the tasting gala where guests will experience the Rising Star winners’ award-winning dish and enjoy live music, complimentary beverage pairings and signature cocktails. *VIP Tickets include the awards ceremony and an exclusive private reception with Champagne and Petrossian Caviar. Following the awards ceremony, guests will be invited to Lounge on Tier 2 for the Tasting Gala. Hosted by Chef Adam DeLosso of Garces Catering, the walk-around tasting gala will give diners the opportunity to experience 18 of Philadelphia’s top restaurants in one location, for one night only.

RISING STAR AWARD WINNERS

CHEFS
Nicholas Elmi
Rittenhouse Tavern

Yun Fuentes
JG Domestic

Chris Kearse
Will

Eli Kulp
Fork

Josh Lawler
Farm and Fisherman

Greg Vernick
Vernick Food & Drink

Will Zuchman
Alma de Cuba

PASTRY CHEF
Peter Scarola
R2L

SUSTAINABILITY
Andrew and Kristin Wood
Russet

ARTISANS
Joe Cicala
Le Virtù

Sara May
Franklin Fountain

Davina Soondrum
Shane Confectionery

CONCEPT CHEF
Jeremy Nolen
Wursthaus Schmitz

COMMUNITY CHEF
Kevin Sbraga
Sbraga

HOTEL CHEF
Jonathan Cichon
Lacroix at the Rittenhouse Hotel

RESTAURATEUR
Michael Solomonov
Zahav

SOMMELIER
Brian Kane
Zahav

MIXOLOGIST
Al Sotack
Franklin Mortgage & Investment Co.

BREWER
To be announced at the Gala!
Candidates include Daniel Endicott and Gerard Olson of Forest & Main Brewing Company; Jeremy Myers, Rob Jahn, and Steve Capelli of Neshaminy Creek Brewing; Rob DeMaria of Prism Brewing Company; Scott Rudich and Rich DiLiberto of Round Guys Brewing Co., Jean Broillet IV of Tired Hands Brewing Company, and Mark Thomas of Vault Brewing Co.

HOST CHEF
Adam DeLosso
Garces Group

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