Chris Klotz, Michael Runia and Chris Taggart
Jon Svazas – fauna
Mike Houle – The Village House
Joe Thottungal – Coconut Lagoon
Jamie Stunt – Soif bar à vin
Michael Blackie – NeXT
Kevin Benes – Carben Food + Drink
Daniela Manrique – The Soca Kitchen
Adam Vetterol – North and Navy
Richard Wilson – The Pomeroy House
Marc Doiron – town
Chef Marc Lepine
Gold Medal Plates – Canada’s Best Kitchen Party!
Gold Medal Plates Ottawa
Date: Monday, November 7, 2016
Location: Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive
VIP Reception – for Deloitte National sponsor guests, Gold Sponsors, Event Benefactors, Olympian Table buyers, and Olympians in attendance
5:15 PM – Stand up cocktail reception featuring 2015 Canadian Culinary Champion, Marc Lepine from Atelier. Note: for VIP guests the chef’s stations open 15 minutes early!
The Competition – General Admittance for corporate table and individual ticket buyers
6:00 PM – Stand up reception format where guests will sample the amazing dishes prepared by the competing chefs paired with a Canadian wine, beer or spirit of their choice. A silent auction of rare wines and other experiences will also be featured.
The Celebration – All Guests
7:30 PM – Seated format featuring entertainment with Jim Cuddy of Blue Rodeo and friends, Olympian interviews, Live Auction featuring regional items and the famous Gold Medal Plates Adventure trips and the grand finale of the crowning of the Gold, Silver and Bronze medallist chefs. For 2016, trips will include Big White (February), Buenos Aires/Uruguay (end February), Tuscany (April/May), Barcelona/Mallorca (mid May), Portugal (May/June) and Iceland (June)!
Thank you to the Gold Medal Plates sponsors and supporters who provide vital support to the project