Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for the 2022 Gourmet Gala! We had over 35 Members of Congress who competed as Celebrity Chefs, serving their favorite hors d'oeuvres, desserts and drinks. Sponsor representaives served as their Sous Chefs. The Celebrity Chef recipes were judged with awards given for six categories of achievement. The event attracted more than 90 sponsors and 750 guests with and raised $1.3 million for March of Dimes!
Congratulations to all of our award reciepents below:
Hometown Hero- Italian Creme Cake, Senator Rick Scott and Mrs. Ann Scott
Judge's Choice- Sausage Poppers with Dill Dip, Representative Ruben Gallego and Mrs. Sydney Barron Gallego
Healthiest Recipe- Shrimp Ceviche, Representative Mike Thompson and Mrs. Janet Thompson
Easiest Preperation- Crispy (No Fry) Potato Pancake Poppers with Garlic Aioli Dip, Senator John Cornyn and Mrs. Sandy Cornyn
Best Presentation- Campechana de Mariscos Seafood Cocktail, Representative Lizzie Fletcher and Mr. Scott Fletcher
People's Choice- Lobster Stew, Senator Angus King
Thank you to the Pearman Family for sharing their mission story with us. To learn more about the Pearman's journey you can hear their story here.
To view photos from the event please click here!