Tuesday, September 25, 2012 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2040 West Gray
Houston, Texas 77019
The Houston based non-profit Friends for Good, will host a Green Beans and Guacamole cookbook signing at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at Américas featuring Executive Chef David Cordúa and other top chefs and restaurants showcased in the cookbook-for-a-cause.
With a limited number of copies left, Houston foodies who have not already bought their copy of Green Beans and Guacamole will have the chance to purchase the limited edition cookbook. Guests will mix, mingle and swap stories with a star-studded lineup of chefs and restaurants including David and Michael Cordúa of Américas, Abbas Hussein of Sorrento Ristorante, David Denis of Le Mistral, Jamie Zelko of Zelko Bistro, Tony Mandola of Mandola’s, Chef Kiran Verma of Kiran's Restaurant and Bar, Randy Evans of Haven and Hugo Ortega of Hugo's & Backstreet Café.
As attendees get to know their favorite chefs, they can indulge in the flavors of South America with specially prepared passed hors d'oeuvres and wine parings provided by Ikal 1150 Winery.
Guests will also have an opportunity to be entered into a drawing for two door prizes, including a Green Beans and Guacamole logoed apron and bamboo cutting block, as well as a gift certificate for a winery tour at Castello di Amorosa in Napa Valley for four guests. Castello di Amorosa is an authentically-styled, 13th century, Tuscan castle and winery. The tour features a barrel tasting and complimentary tastings of their current releases. For more information, please visit www.castellodiamorosa.com.
Green Beans and Guacamole, an expertly-photographed cookbook and compilation of recipes from a star-studded lineup of nearly 50 Houston chefs, benefits the ARC, an organization dedicated to helping people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Cookbooks will be available for purchase onsite and all proceeds will benefit the ARC.
For more information about Green Beans and Guacamole, or to order a copy online, please visit www.greenbeansandguacamole.com. Also, be sure to follow Green Beans and Guacamole on Facebook and Twitter.