Taste of the Championship: Good Food for a Better Cause

Taste of the Championship 2018

Starting 2018 off with a bang the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation is hosting an exclusive culinary event, “Taste of the Championship” that will feature the country’s best chefs, including some local favorites, all for a great cause. Enjoy an evening of gourmet food and libations, with all of the proceeds will going towards the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers platform that supports teachers throughout the Atlanta area. Extra Yard for Teachers, elevates the teaching profession by inspiring and empowering teachers through the implementation of programs in four focus areas: resources, recognition, recruitment and professional development.

The Deets…

  • Date: Sunday, January 7, 2018
  • Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Location: Georgia Aquarium
  • General Admission: $250 / VIP: $350 (access to VIP areas, private entrance, early access)
  • Event Overview: Taste of the Championship is a foodie’s dream. Ticket buyers will sample gourmet food and beverages from Atlanta’s most notable restaurants and breweries while celebrating teachers from across the United States. Proceeds from the event support the College Football Playoff Foundation and its Extra Yard for Teachers platform.

Tickets can be purchased here . More information at atlchampgame.com.

List of confirmed chefs:

  • Matt Basford, Executive Chef of Canoe
  • Castellucci Hospitality Group
  • Eddie Hernandez, Executive Chef of Taqueria del Sol
  • EJ Hodgkinson, Executive Chef, King + Duke
  • Johnathan and Justin Fox- Chef/Owners of Fox Bros Bar-B-Q
  • Ford Fry, Chef-Owner, Ford Fry Restaurants
  • Kevin Rathbun, Chef-Owner, Rathbun Restaurants
  • Pat Pascarella, Executive Chef, The Optimist
  • Rusty Hamlin, Executive Chef/Partner, Atkins Park Restaurant; Touring Chef for Zac Brown Band, Food Network Star season 13 finalist
  • Todd Richards, Executive Chef-Owner of Richards’ Southern Fried
  • Savannah Sasser, Executive Chef, Hampton & Hudson
  • Todd Richards, Executive Chef-Owner of Richards’ Southern Fried

See you there!! 🙂

taste of the championship 2018

Until next time…Happy Eating!! xoxo

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