Let us transport you on a magnificent culinary journey to enjoy the exotic tastes and mystique of India. Your savory feast will be authentically prepared by television’s “Top Chef” contestant, Radhika Desai and the expert staff of Midwest Kosher Catering. Enjoy an evening of the amazing flavors, aromas, and textures from distant India that are sure to tempt your pallet and satisfy your taste for the extraordinary. A diverse and adventurous menu awaits you. This dinner-only event will allow you to dine with friends and enjoy an evening in the thrilling milieu of a far-away destination.
Chef Radhika Desai is a first-generation Indian American, raised in an eclectic Indian-traditional home. Professionally trained in classic French and Indian cuisine, she has worked alongside noted chef, Vikas Khanna. She has traveled the world over, learning new techniques and flavor profiles. Her acclaimed mastery of cooking-arts brings spice and bold flavors to the table with grace and restraint. Chef Desai was a contestant on “Top Chef”, (NY – Season 5), the #1 rated food show on cable, where aspiring chefs compete for their shot at culinary stardom. She performed admirably in an impressive display of her versatility and originality. She will be bringing these world-class skills to our event. This is her first fully kosher event, and Chef Desai is looking forward to the challenge of providing you with an authentic taste of Indian haute-cuisine within a kosher context.
Sunday Evening, July 10, 2011 – 8th of Tamuz, 5771.
Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro, 733 W. Madison St., Chicago.
Cocktails at 5:30 pm with a “Meet-the-Chef Demonstration”.
Dinner begins promptly at 6:00 pm.
Cocktails at 7:30 pm with a “Meet-the-Chef Demonstration”.
Dinner begins promptly at 8:00 pm.
Couvert: $180 per person.
Complimentary Valet Parking.
All This Plus…Ethnic Indian Bazaar with Silent Auction
Along with dinner please join us for our Ethnic Indian Bazaar. Glamorous clothing and scarves, authentic Indian wares, along with marvelous jewelry will be available as you stroll through our Indian marketplace.
The silent auction will feature numerous unique and high quality items for bidding.
A portion of the proceeds from the bazaar will benefit the Ohel Shalom Torah Center.
A Good Cause
The Ohel Shalom Torah Center provides extensive educational and support programming to meet the needs of community members and the needy. Your participation will insure the Center’s ability to continue these vital services.