2019 Philadelphia Rising Stars

2019 Philadelphia Rising Stars

Tasting Gala & Awards Ceremony
Tuesday, April 16
 
 
The Curtis Atrium
601 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
 
5:30pm VIP Reception at The Liberty View at Independence Visitor Center
6:15PM Awards Ceremony at The Liberty View at Independence Visitor Center
7:15pm to 9:30pm Tasting Gala at The Curtis Atrium
 
$95 General Admission
Enjoy 16 dishes, 16 beverage pairings and signature cocktail
 
$125 VIP Admission
*Includes access to a private reception featuring Champagne Nicolas Feuillate
 
Buy Tickets
 
A portion of ticket proceeds will be donated to:
Careers Through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP)
 

Rising Stars Award Winners

 
CHEFS
Tyler Akin
Stock Restaurants
 
Matt Harper
Kensington Quarters
 
Jesse Ito
Royal Sushi & Izakaya
 
Michael Vincent Ferreri
Res Ipsa Cafe
 
Alexander Yoon
Little Fish
 
 
GAME CHANGER
presented by S.Pellegrino
 
Chad Williams
Friday Saturday Sunday
 
 
COMMUNITY
presented by Compass Group
 
Matt Cahn
Middle Child
 
 
CONCEPT
presented by Kikkoman USA
 
Nicole Marquis
HipCityVeg
 
 
RESTAURATEURS
presented by M.Tucker
 
Nick Kennedy & Greg Root
Defined Hospitality
 
 
SUSTAINABILITY
Judy Ni & Andy Tessier
bao-logy

 

 
PASTRY CHEFS
presented by KitchenAid Commercial
 
Camille Cogswell
Zahav
 
Tova du Plessis
Essen Bakery
 
Samantha Kincaid
Cadence
 
 
ARTISAN BAKER
presented by Butter of Europe
 
Alex Bois
Lost Bread Co.
 
 
ARTISAN ROASTER
Evan Inatome
Elixr Coffee  
 
 
BARTENDER
Paul MacDonald
Friday Saturday Sunday
 
 
SOMMELIERS
presented by Wines from Spain
 
Alexandra Cherniavsky
The Love
 
Samantha Germani
Lacroix
 
 
HOST CHEFS
Monica Glass & John Suley
Constellation Culinary
 
 
GUEST CHEF
Townsend Wentz
Oloroso
 
Pierre Labine
Brûlée Catering
 
 
GUEST SOMMELIER
Etinosa Emokpae
Walnut Street Cafe