MetroCooking DC

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Director, Event Marketing & Social Media
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301-493-5500, ext. 3304
Join us for the 11th annual MetroCooking DC Show! The ultimate food lover’s weekend returns to the Washington Convention Center December 3-4, 2016. Whether you’re an aspiring home cook or expert entertainer, the two-day culinary extravaganza provides a one-of-a-kind experience for all food and entertaining enthusiasts. Enjoy cooking demos and book signings with top Celebrity Chefs. Sample from over 50 local restaurants in the Grand Tasting Pavilion. Wash down your fare with a local brew from the beer, wine and spirits garden. Learn new techniques and tips in the Tasting & Entertaining Workshops. Sharpen your skills in the pop-up cooking school. Meet your favorite James Beard award-winning chef and see them whip up delicious dishes live on the James Beard Stage. Plus, shop from hundreds of specialty food vendors in the exhibitor marketplace! Chances are, you’ll discover a new favorite hot sauce!

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