SEATTLE, WA — Seattle Weekly proudly presents the 3rd Annual Voracious Tasting and Food Awards, a night of culinary celebration on April 5 to benefit the Neighborhood Farmers Market Alliance. Held at the Paramount Theatre, Voracious Tasting will feature bites from 40 of the area’s great restaurants and food trucks, an open bar with beer and wine, and cocktails stirred by over a dozen mixologists from some of our favorite watering holes. Join us as we toast Seattle’s diversity of delicious local cuisine at a reasonable price of $35!The Seattle Weekly Food Awards include the Innovation, Sustainability, and Pellegrini Awards. Seattle Weekly’s Voracious Tasting & Food Awards is proud to support the Neighborhood Farmers Market Alliance, dedicated to preserving local farmland, helping family farms thrive and grow, and educating consumers about the importance of supporting local agriculture. The NFMA also does an enormous amount of behind-the-scenes work to ensure the viability of diverse, sustainable family farms, including working with city, county, and state legislators to secure the future of farmers markets in our region.
2012 Voracious Tasting and Food Awards participant line-up is still being finalized but here are just a few of the restaurants are on board: Tavolata, TASTE, Harvest Vine, Skillet, Tin Table, Sweet Iron Waffles, Il Corvo, Bastille, Tavern Law, The Coterie Room, Spur, Marche, Manhattan Drug, Toulouse Petit, Hunger, Emmer & Rye, Poquitos, Veraci, Ponti, Volunteer Park Café, Snout and Co., El Camion, Copper Leaf, Sun Liquor, Mt. Townsend Creamery, Barrio, Hallava Falafel, Spur Gastropub, Bigfood!, Chocolopolis, Umbria, Matt’s in the Market, Rob Roy, Liberty, Where Ya At Matt, Stumptown Coffee, Local 360, Marination Station, Cupcake Royale, RN74, Hot Cakes, Kukuruza. The Confectional. The 35th Street Kitchen & Bar, Seatown, Lechoso, Pho So#1.
Tickets are ON SALE NOW for $40. VIP tickets are also available for $80. VIP ticket holders are invited to begin sampling all Voracious Tasting & Food Awards has to offer an 1 ½ hours before the General Admission. VIP also includes access to the exclusive VIP Paramount Club which will feature a private open bar and premium samples not available in general admission.
Seattle Weekly’s Voracious Tasting and Food Awards is proudly sponsored by Hendricks Gin, Milagro Tequila, Stoli Vodka, Glenfiddich Single Malt Scotch Whisky and Tapena wines.
911 Pine St., Seattle, WA 98101
$40 advance/$80 VIP
Voracious Tasting at a Glance:
WHEN: Wednesday, April 5, 2011
7:30 p.m.—10 p.m.