Charity events brings together local Triangle chefs
There are many charity events one can attend this year. All of them do a great job at raising money for the less fortunate or for a great cause. But if you are looking for one to attend later this month that showcases some of the top chefs in the Triangle – heed notice to this this event! Roots for Reece: Chefs Picnic 2019 is presented by Under the Oak Farms and will be a plethora of amazing chefs that you just don’t want to miss.
Taking place at Under the Oak Farm in Clayton on Sunday, June 23, this event will donate all proceeds – that’s 100 percent of the money raised – to the North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition, a nonprofit leading the way in opiate overdose prevention and education.
The picnic will include small plates from the following chefs:
Andrew Smith- Former Executive Chef, bu•ku Wake Forest
Caroline Morrison- Chef/Owner, The Fiction Kitchen
Jake Wood- Executive Chef, Plates Neighborhood Kitchen
Kim Conyer Hunter- Chef/Owner, Umma Dumpling
Serge Falcoz-Vigne- Executive Chef, Saint Jacques French Cuisine
Christopher Lopez- Executive Chef, Postmaster
Katrin Sydnor- Pastry Chef, Garland and Co-owner, Way Out Confections
Regan Stachler- Chef/Owner, Hull Foods
Bobby McFarland- Consulting Chef for The Kitchen
Kyle Fletcher and Kevin Ruiz - Chefs, Wye Hill Kitchen + Brewing
Marco Zapata - Pastry Chef, Whiskey Kitchen
Betty Saleh- Executive Chef, Neomonde
Margaret Hennessee- Chef/Owner, Maximillians
Megan Campbell Gotliffe- Pastry Chef, I Do Cakes LLC
Blake Gotliffe- Chef/Owner, Under the Oak Café
And that’s not all. You’re going to need a refreshing beverage at the event, and Under the Oak Farm has you covered. These local businesses have stepped in to offer up the tasty beverages:
Deep River Brewing Company
Double Barley Brewing
Neuse River Brewing
Wye Hill Kitchen + Brewing
TOPO Organic Distillery
Tickets for this event are available online for $100 per adult and $15 per child. Ticket includes food, drinks, a t-shirt and a raffle ticket for a great prize.
Under the Oak Farm is located at 1126 Ridge Drive in Clayton.