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September 17 @ 6:00 pm
A Taste of Coral Gables: Cookbook Launch Party
Sip, taste and celebrate with us as we launch a brand new Coral Gables-centric cookbook, A Taste of Coral Gables, a Culinary Tour and Recipes from the City Beautiful (Books & Books Press, $39.99). From busy Giralda Plaza and Miracle Mile to the outlying coffee houses and eateries, over 70 restaurants and recipes reflect the diverse, multi-cultural culinary landscape that makes Coral Gables so special to residents and visitors alike.
Join us as we transform Books & Books in Coral Gables into a celebration and culinary tour of the City Beautiful! This exciting event includes a tasting cocktail reception featuring a curated menu by Chef Allen inspired by recipes in the cookbook. Guests will enjoy complimentary wine and craft beers, live music and an opportunity to have their cookbook signed by some of the best chefs and restauranteurs found in Coral Gables.
The tickets for the event are $45 each or two for $80 and include a copy of the cookbook. 100% of proceeds from the ticket sales will go to the Coral Gables High School Culinary Arts Program.
FEAST YOUR EYES ON THE CITY OF CORAL GABLES COOKBOOK
A TASTE OF CORAL GABLES, A CULINARY TOUR AND RECIPES
FROM THE CITY BEAUTIFUL –
Coral Gables is at the epicenter of the dining scene in Miami and today, the City of Coral Gables unveiled an exciting new project, a cookbook, to celebrate the culinary gems that call the City Beautiful home. Titled, A Taste of Coral Gables, A Culinary Tour and Recipes from the City Beautiful, the cookbook features famed restaurants, chefs and recipes for some of the City’s most noteworthy dishes. From busy Giralda Plaza and Miracle Mile to the outlying coffee houses and eateries, readers will find that there is plenty to explore and digest in this exciting new read.
“We wanted to say thank-you to our restaurant partners and celebrate the spectacular culinary offerings in our community,” said Raúl Valdés-Fauli, Mayor for the City of Coral Gables. “Our restaurants and retailers are an integral part of what makes Coral Gables an unparalleled live, work, play destination and what better way to celebrate that than with a keepsake cookbook filled with beloved recipes.”
To celebrate the launch of the cookbook, the City, along with its partners at the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, Business Improvement District of Coral Gables and the Coral Gables Community Foundation, have come together to host an evening of culinary delight. On Tuesday, September 17th from 5:30-8:00pm, the community is invited to Books & Books Coral Gables to sip and taste delicious bites inspired by the cookbook, while getting their copy of the cookbook signed by top chefs in attendance. The tickets for the event are $45 each or two for $80, includes a copy of the cookbook. 100% of proceeds from the ticket sales will go to the Coral Gables High School Culinary Arts Program.
A Taste of Coral Gables retails for $39.99 and is available for purchase at Books & Books in Coral Gables. For more information about A Taste of Coral Gables, photographs or to schedule an interview, please contact Nikki Deas at firstname.lastname@example.org
About the City of Coral Gables
Coral Gables offers the comfort of a small city with a cosmopolitan feel. Designed from the outset as an international community, the physical and cultural landscape has been cultivated to reflect the vision of its master planner, George Merrick. A lush tropical backdrop complemented by classic Mediterranean architecture is an ideal setting for a community alive with diversity and activity. For more information, visit www.CoralGables.com.