June 24 2015
SALT LAKE CITY, June 22, 2015 - Over 50 of Utah’s top chefs, restaurants and bakers will gather on Sunday, August 2, 2015 at Solitude Mountain Resort from 11:30a.m.(for Reserved Seats), 12 noon (for general admission) until 4 p.m. for the fourth annual Taste of the Wasatch.
Taste of the Wasatch is the state’s most popular culinary benefit. “All of us, from the organizing committee, to the volunteers and chefs, are thrilled to be involved in this event that benefits our community 100 percent,” says event organizer Karen Zabriskie. “Funds raised stay local, directly benefitting Utahns Against Hunger, The Green Urban Lunch Box and 3 Squares, Inc.”
Over 1,500 expected attendees will participate in this gastronomic event while enjoying cutting edge fine cuisine from restaurants such as Stein Eriksen’s Lodge’s Glitretind, Deer Valley Resort, Avenues Proper, La Caille, Luna Blanca, Trio, Meditrina, Red Iguana and more. New restaurants joining the event include Harbor Seafood and Steak, Current Fish and Oyster, R and R BBQ, Porch, Taqueria 27, Bistro 222 and The Annex by Epic Brewing. The now famous Dessert Booth will showcase fine desserts from more than 15 of the state’s best top pastry chefs and bakers.
Guests will enjoy live music by Lazlo & The Dukes; craft beer and fine wines; and a silent auction which includes weekend getaways, art, jewelry and fabulous dining experiences. The live auction includes some of the chefs themselves as they offer to cook a multi-course meal for you and your closest friends.
Right now, hundreds of Utahns are struggling with hunger. These are often hard-working adults and seniors who simply cannot make ends meet. Breaking the cycle of hunger is the driving force behind Taste of the Wasatch and the organizational programs who benefit from the event.
This year, Solitude Mountain Resort is offering special lodging rates of 20 percent off (condos and Inn) from July 31 through Aug 3. Call 800-748-4754 to reserve. The promotion is not valid towards Luxury Homes.
Tickets for Taste of the Wasatch are $90 for General Admission and $125 for Reserved Seating (VIP), if purchased in advance. Group discounts are available. Tickets can be purchased online at www.tasteofthewasatch.org. THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO ADULTS AGES 21 and OVER ONLY.
Taste of the Wasatch is presented by 3 Squares, Inc. a recognized 501(c)3. Sponsors include Solitude Mountain Resort, Nicholas & Company and Third Sun Productions.
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