The Jersey Shore Chefs Association, a non-profit organization, is holding its annual fundraiser - “Winterfest 2019 - A Tailgate to Remember” on Sunday, January 27. The event will include chef stations showcasing recipes from around the country, a Junior Hors d'Oeuvre Competition judged by all attendees, tailgate games, a silent auction, 50/50 and cash bar. All proceeds from the culinary event will benefit Fufill, Ocean of Love, and The Victor J. Houston Scholarship Fund.
Attendees will have the opportunity to taste specialties prepared by nine chefs from local organizations:
Chad Schoonveld – Chef Educator, Culinary Education CenterMaurice Maglione CEC CCA – Executive Chef, Manasquan River Golf ClubAdam Scott – Executive Chef, Beacon Hill Country ClubMichael Roth – Culinary Educator, MCVTS East Brunswick CampusStephen J. Moir, CEC - Culinary Educator, MCVTS Perth Amboy CampusJustin Fraser - Senior Regional Director of Culinary Service, Care OneAnthony Todaro CEC, HGT, ACE – Corporate Executive Chef, RC Fine FoodsThomas Yanisko – Administrative Director of Hospitality Services, Community Medical CenterJennifer Rastelli –Culinary Educator, MCVTS Piscataway CampusMaria and Diego De La Rosa – Owners of Paella Party NJ
Winterfest 2019 is being sponsored by Pepsi, Driscoll Foods, Gamer Girl, 3E Public Relations, The Aisle Photography, Singer Equipment Company, Brookdale Community College, Warshauer Electric Supply, A Need We Feed, The Robert Thomas Douglas Group At Morgan Stanley, Nulty Films, Brookdale Community College, Pecinka Ferri, Malachy Parts and Service, and Nylabone.