Sip, Savor and Create Your Own Experience at JA World Uncorked V presented by Premier Beverage - January 24, 2015
Ever wish you could spend an evening chatting with top South Florida chefs while tasting your way through a tour of their delicious creations? Then plan to create your own gourmet experience on January 24, 2015 from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the fifth annual JA World Uncorked presented by Premier Beverage and hosted by chairs Bob & Susan Drinon and Renée Korbel Quinn with Junior Achievement’s Circle of Wise Women (CWW).
Designing their own route, guests will enjoy wines and spirits and intriguing craft beers, while sampling bite-sized gourmet treats. They’ll sip and savor their way through distinctive areas with signature chef stations, farm to table, gourmet comfort food and Dessert Bash. In keeping with the CWW’s mission of helping young people envision and achieve career dreams, Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale culinary students will work directly with the professionals, prepping ingredients -- and sharing the excitement.
Chef Chairs, Wes Bonner of Publix Aprons and Marc Gruverman of The Capital Grille lead the culinary brigade. Signature Culinary Stations samplings bites include 3030 Ocean/Chef Paula DaSilva, America's Backyard/ Chef Shashank Agtey, Beauty & the Feast/Chef Jeff Vincent, Brio Tuscan Grille, Chima Steakhouse, Grille 401/Chef Troy Beasley, Hard Rock Cafe, Hollywood FL, La Cucina Veneziana/Chef Fabio Cracco and Shake Shack. Dessert Bash returns with host Chad Thilborger, check out http://www.jaworlduncorked.com/culinary/culinary-stations for all the details.
Uncorked V signature sponsors are treated to the Circle Lounge VIP Experience hosted by Publix Aprons paired with Funky Buddha and The Capital Grille paired with Jackson Family Fine Wines featuring the Stache Woodford Reserve Mixology Experience with Nick Nistico, L'Hermitage Catering, Susie’s Scrumptious Sweets and White Apron Catering. Signature sponsors include Lorraine Thomas, Diáne Johnson, JM Lexus, Publix, Brown Forman, 3J Hospitality Group, Greenspoon Marder Law, Patriot Insurance, Broward Health and QuinnProQuo.
In Partnership with the Hard Rock Café, Hollywood FL, the Circle of Wise Women will present the Junior Achievement of South Florida official Hard Rock Cafe guitar pin and special edition shot glass, with a portion of the sales benefiting Junior Achievement of South Florida educational programs.
The Circle of Wise Women expects more than 650 guests to attend and anticipates another sell-out event this year. Open to guests age 21 and older, Uncorked V is a no-program, table-free delight for the adventurous palate. Proceeds from the annual event, along with other Circle initiatives, have raised over $2 million dollars since 2010. Tickets are $150 per person and are available in advance atwww.jaworlduncorked.com (while they last!). JA World Huizenga Center is located at 1130 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066.