SavorSyracuse Tickets on sale now

March 15, 2012 at 9:00 AM

Tickets for SavorSyracuse currently on sale

 

SavorSyracuse is the premier gourmet tasting gala to benefit Food Bank of Central New York.  This year’s event will take place on April 26, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m., and will be held at the Holiday Inn at 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool, NY.  Guests will enjoy delicious samplings from more than 40 of our region’s finest restaurants, wineries and breweries.  Tickets for SavorSyracuse are currently available for purchase at savorsyracuse.org, or by contacting the Food Bank directly at (315) 437-1899 x249.  The cost is $70 per guest, with discounts for higher volume purchases.

The Chef’s Challenge, where attendees vote on their favorite dish, will once again be featured, as will a new Chef Showdown.  The showdown is an Iron Chef style competition to create the best entrée using only foods commonly available at the Food Bank.  SavorSyracuse is presented by Welch Allyn, with additional media sponsorships from the following sources; Central New York Business Journal, Galaxy Communications, Syracuse New Times, Syracuse.com, WAER FM radio, WCNY and YNN.

Food Bank of Central New York is a not-for-profit organization working to eliminate hunger through nutritious food distribution, education, and advocacy in cooperation with the community.  Food Bank serves as the primary food supplier for 273 emergency food assistance programs in 11 counties of New York State, distributing 11,550,177 pounds of food last year. Food Bank of Central New York is a certified member of Feeding America. Visit www.foodbankcny.org for more information on the agency and its programs.

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WHAT: Savor Syracuse, tasting event to benefit Food Bank of Central New York

WHEN: Thursday, April 26, 2012, 6:00-8:30 p.m.          

WHERE: Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool, NY 13088

DETAILS: Event tickets currently available for purchase at savorsyracuse.org

CONTACT:  Brian McManus at (315) 437-1899 ext. 229 or bmcmanus(at)foodbankcny.org