2013 Auction Guest Chefs


The line-up of chef talent for the gala auction included Cory Schreiber, Founder of Wildwood Restaurant, author, and faculty member of the International Culinary School at the Art Institute in Portland. Cory was joined by Scot Dolich, Chef/Owner of Park Kitchen and The Bent Brick, Allan Wambaa of pacificwild Catering at the Oregon Convention Center, and David Briggs of Xocolatl de David.


Dinner for 920 Auction guests included:

Sprouted Salad with Carrots, Hazelnuts, Mung Beans and Quinoa Crunch

Oregon Dungeness Crab Cakes with Watercress, Shallot and Pimenton

Drunken Beef Short Ribs, Lentils, Braised Greens and Beets

Cheese Plate with Dried Fruit, Hazelnuts, Gourmet Crackers and Bread Points

Chocolate Olive Oil Torte, Preserved and Candied Citrus, Sourdough Lace

Our Past Chefs Include:

Aaron Barnett, St. Jack, 2013
Gregory Denton and Gabrielle Quiñonez, Ox, 2013
David Briggs, Xocolatl de David, 2013, 2012
Allan Wambaa, pacificwild Catering, 2013, 2012
Cathy Whims, Oven & Shaker, Genoa and Nostrana, 2012, 2003
Nancy Oakes, Boulevard Restaurant and Prospect, 2012
Adam Sappington, The Country Cat Dinner House and Bar, 2012, 2011
Cory Schreiber, Wildwood Restaurant, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 1999
Christopher Israel, Grüner, 2011
Kevin Gibson, Evoe, 2011
Elizabeth Beekley, Two Tarts Bakery, 2011
Sarah Hart, Alma Chocolate, 2011
Stephen Marshall, Oregon Convention Center, 2011
Daniel Mondok, Sel Gris and Foster Burger, 2010
Julie Richardson, Baker & Spice Bakery, 2010
Matthew Lightner, Castagna, 2010
David Machado, Lauro Mediterranean Kitchen, Vindalho and Nel Centro, 2010, 2009
Jesus Cibrian, Aventura Catering at the Phoenix Convention Center, 2009
Josie Le Balch, Josie Restaurant, 2009
Elizabeth Montes, Sahagun Chocolate Shop, 2009
Kenny Giambalvo, Bluehour, 2009
Johnathan Sundstrom, Lark Restaurant, 2008
Dominique Geulin, M.O.F., St. Honoré Boulangerie, 2008
Gabriel Rucker, Le Pigeon, 2008
John Gorham, Toro Bravo, 2008
Steve Corry, Five Fifty-Five, 2008
Thierry Rautureau, Rover’s Restaurant, 2008
Daisley Gordon, Campagne, 2008
Cheryl Wakerhauser, Pix Pâtisserie, 2007
Ethan Stowell, Union, 2007
Jan Birnbaum, EPIC Roasthouse, 2007
Stephanie Kimmel, Rocky Maselli, Marché, 2007
Ben Dyer, David Kreifels, Jason Owens Simpatica Dining Hall, 2007
Scott Ketterman, Roux, 2007
Jody Denton, Merenda Restaurant and Wine Bar, 2006
Marius Pop, Nuvrei Pastries, 2006
Tommy Habetz, Gotham Building Tavern, 2006
Mark Hosack, Hudson's Grill at the Heathman Lodge, 2006, 2004
Charles "Art" Smith, Oprah's Former Personal Chef, 2006
Stu Stein, The Sustainable Kitchen, 2006
Maria Hines, Earth & Ocean/W Hotel, 2006
Caprial and John Pence, Caprial's, 2006, 2004, 1999
Pascal Sauton, Carafe Bistro and Lucére, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1998
Michael Clancy, Giorgio's Restaurant, 2005
Brad Root, Roots Restaurant & Bar, 2005
Sue McCown, Earth & Ocean/W Hotel, 2005
Marco Shaw, Fife, 2005
Jérôme Geulin, Le Belvédère, 2005
Morgan Brownlow, clarklewis, 2005
Mauro Pando, Red Star Tavern & Roast House, 2004
Richard Reddington, Auberge du Soleil, 2004
Eric Laslow, Laslow's Northwest and Malanga, 2004, 2003
Scott Bryan, Veritas, 2003
John Newman, The Stephanie Inn, 2003
Paul Lemieux, Lucere Restaurant - The RiverPlace Hotel, 2003, 2002
Matthew Young, Oritalia, 2002, 2001, 2000
Scott Neuman, ¡Oba! , 2002, 2001
Paul Ornstein, Southpark Seafood Grill & Wine Bar, 2002
William Henry, Williams on 12th, 2002
Terrance Brennan, Picholine Restaurant, 2002
Nathan Logan, Pazzo, 2001
Josiah Citrin, Mélisse Restaurant, 2001
Ken Frank, La Toque Restaurant, 2000
Philippe Boulot, Heathman Restaurant & Bar, 2000, 1999
Flynt Payne, Atwater's Restaurant & Bar, 2000
Remi Lauvand, Montrachet Restaurant, 1999
Joe Nouhan, Atwater's Restaurant & Bar, 1999, 1998
Vitaly Paley, Paley's Place, 1998
Roy Breiman, Avalon Hotel and Spa, 1998
Fernando Divina, Fiddleheads, 1998
Christine Keff, Flying Fish Restaurant / Seattle, 1998
Ellen McFarland, Higgins Restaurant and Bar, 1998
Keith Erickson, Red Lion, 1997
Anthony Harrington, Red Lion, 1996

Chefs listed with the restaurant they were representing at that time.

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