Grab a bib and harness your inner foodie for the southwest’s premier culinary event: Devour Culinary Classic. This celebration of everything food features events meant to impress even the toughest food critics.
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Exciting events take place throughout the culinary bonanza, from February 26 to March 5. These include:
Devour Phoenix Bartending Competition
DeSoto Central Market, 915 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Beginning at 3:00 PM on February 26, bartenders from Devour Phoenix restaurants will compete before celebrity judges to craft the finest cocktails north of the border using the best of Arizona’s distilled spirits. Grab your seat and your martini glass for a show that will have your head spinning — and that’s even before you take a sip!
Seven Chef Singh Along
Singh Meadows, 1490 E. Weber Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281
Eat, drink, and do good at the Seven Chef Singh Along, hosted at the new Singh Meadows on March 1, beginning at 5:30 PM. The Arizona Seven (now featuring 10 of the top local chefs) will serve up a farm-fresh, six-course spread that is artfully paired with delectable Arizona wines. The night is bookended with a welcome craft cocktail and a family style dessert. The best part is all this feasting and sipping is in the name of philanthropy, as proceeds from the night go to Local First Arizona and Devour Phoenix.
Palette to Palate
Renaissance Hotel, 100 N 1st St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Elegant eaters will be right at home at this VIP event that blends visual and edible arts as chefs and painters interpret one another’s works from 6 to 8 PM on March 2. Savor Arizona wines while you enjoy an event showcasing the talents of award-winning chefs and well-known regional artists who will prepare exclusive works for the event.
Devour Film Screening
Film Bar, 815 N 2nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
An adventure for all of your senses, Elements is a foray into six of nature’s most fundamental substances as viewed through the lens of food. Join other culinary pioneers in sampling creations from the featured chefs and makers on March 3, beginning at 5:30pm before you watch the film. Cleanse your palate with a drink at the FilmBar, then enjoy a personal Bite Box during the show.