Events

Lincoln Holiday Cooking Showcase presented by Alfa Romeo

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12/01/2017
Date: Dec 1
Venue: The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel
Location: 333 S. 13th Street
Ticket Price: $14.65 General Admission Cooking Class, $28.37 VIP Cooking Class Experience
Time: 4-9pm

Learn what it takes to be an entertaining DIVA this holiday season. Grab your friends for an incredible night of fun, food, cooking & shopping! The Lincoln Journal Star and Woodhouse Alfa Romeo luxury cars are bringing you all of the tips, tricks and recipes to make holiday entertaining and party planning easy. We've brought in some of your local favorite Lincoln based chefs to give you a fun packed one-night cooking class and demonstration, Friday, December 1 at The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel in the Lancaster Ballroom. Doors open at 4:00pm. Cash bar available to grab a glass of wine or a cocktail before the class starts. From 6:00-9:00pm we will feature three cooking instruction segments with area culinary experts and mixologists who will show you exactly what it takes to create the perfect Holiday meal paired with one of a kind holiday cocktails/wines. Each chef will go step by step and show you their own personal tips and tricks to save you time and heartache in the kitchen. Our guests will be provided instruction on three different areas of a holiday meal. Fun & Fancy Appetizers with Creative Cocktail Pairing- Presented by Legacy Retirement Communities and their fun and fantastic chefs Keenan Cain, Executive Chef at Legacy Estates AND Robert Darrah, Director of Dining Services at all Legacy Retirement locations. Tips for Cooking the Perfect Turkey, Ham, and Roast with Signature Wine Pairings for Each- Brought to you by The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel Executive Chef, William "Bill" Wilkinson Dessert Craziness with Sweet Cocktail Concoctions and Dessert Wine Pairing presented by a Surprise guest pastry chef! General Admission guests receive open seating availability in a theatre style setting, recipe and instruction guide, goodie bag with a wide variety of items from our participating vendors, plus a chance to submit a question to our chefs and have it read and answered live at the event. A limited amount of VIP tickets will be sold. These packages will include everything that general admission receives plus assigned table seating, a meet & greet with the chefs, and samples of some of the dishes and cocktails prepared the day of the event. They will also receive a signed copy of the recipe guide. Between cooking sessions, guests will enjoy our vendor pavilion with a wide variety of products, samples and services geared toward the home culinary enthusiast! We are excited to partner withThe Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel's Annual Christmas Tree Lighting at 5:00pm in the main lobby of the hotel and the 2nd Annual Holiday Market that begins at 4:00pm. These events are FREE and you do not need to buy a ticket to attend these fun and awesome events! Visit The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel for more information on the Tree Lighting Ceremony and participating vendors for the Holiday Market. Thank you to our sponsors for making this exciting event happen. ALFA ROMEO, Legacy Retirement Communities, and The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel. Purchase tickets on our Facebook page or visit http://bit.ly/2illOFk