WomenCook! and Café Options featured on CBS4

Catherine Henry of Work Options for Women and Jessica Berry, Sous Chef for Café Options appeared on CBS4 this past Sunday to prepare a popular breakfast dish for the Cafe and discuss the highly anticipated, 7th Annual WomenCook! – Dining for a Difference event.

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WomenCook! is an elegant evening of culinary delights prepared by Denver’s most respected and creative women chefs representing top-rated restaurants. Presented as a walk-around dinner, guests will enjoy signature dishes while having the opportunity to learn secret culinary techniques and recipe suggestions and interact directly with these top Denver chefs.

This year, The Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado is sponsoring the 2011 WomenCook! event with a $2,500 challenge grant. The Gay & Lesbian Fund will match new or increased donations.

Event Details:
When: Monday, May 2, 2011 from 6:00-8:30
Where: Temple Emanuel – 51 Grape Street, Denver, CO 80220
Who: CBS4 reporter Gloria Neal returns as the emcee for the event and will be joined by this year’s participating chefs:

  • Black Pearl – Kate Horton
  • Elway’s Cherry Creek – Aniedra Nichols
  • D Bar Desserts – Lisa Bailey
  • Duo and Olivéa – Yasmin Lozada-Hissom
  • Gateaux – Kathleen Kenny Davia
  • Grand Hyatt Hotel Denver – Sandra Adams
  • Jax Fish House – Sheila Lucero
  • Johnson & Wales University – Marcia Kramer, Stacy Griest, Jamie B. Daugherty, Carrie Stebbins, Kristen Cofrades
  • Panzano – Elise Wiggins
  • Parallel Seventeen and Street Kitchen – Mary Nguyen
  • Rioja and Bistro Vendôme, Euclid Hall – Jennifer Jasinski
  • Squeaky Bean – Crickett BurnsCrickett Burns
  • Work Options for Women – Stephanie Mitro and Craig Dixon

How: The WomenCook event is made possible by the following event sponsors:

Sous Chef Sponsors
Bank of the West
Shamrock Foods
SLI GlobalSolutions

Foodie Sponsors
Blue Sky Plumbing
Dorsey & Whitney
FreshPoint of Denver
Gay & Lesbian fund for Colorado
Gibson, Dunn, and Crutcher LLP
Key Bank
Pie Forensic Consultants

Money raised goes directly toward job training, job placement and finding housing for WOW students and graduates. To purchase tickets or to sponsor the event, please visit www.workoptions.org

Reserve your tickets today!