Thank you to all who made the event a success!
In collaboration with Copenhagen Imports and 11 outstanding local chefs, Tucson Foodie hosted its second Art of Plating event on Thursday, January 30.
All of the chefs graciously donated their time and food in support of The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona. Thank you, chefs, you are absolute culinary superstars.
We extend our thanks to all those who participated and contributed to the event’s success.
Here were each of the chef’s submissions:
Erika Bostick, Fonda La Hermanita
Moody Elbarasi, The Coronet
Wendy Gauthier, Chef Chic
Roderick Ledesma, PY Steakhouse
John Martinez, Tito & Pep
Maria Mazon, BOCA Tacos y Tequila
Kyle Nottingham, Ares Collective
Gina Skelton, First We Eat Catering
David Solorzano, Penca
Dominique Stoller, Doma’s Delights Catering & Personal Chef
Matt Thompson, Nook
The votes were close, but two victors emerged. Gina Skelton from First We Eat Catering won the People’s Choice award, while John Martinez from Tito & Pep won the Judges’ Choice award.
Here are additional photos from the night: