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6th Annual Chef’s Challenge to benefit Optimus Foundation

August 9, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$75 – $100

This culinary event will include the chefs competition hosted by the TV’s Chef Plum at Aitoro Appliance in Norwalk, CT, a silent auction, live music, a photo booth, giveaways, a live broadcast with Star 99.9 FM radio and more. General Admission ticket holders will enjoy passed appetizers, dessert, unlimited beer and wine tasting with chef demonstrations and the opportunity for a front line view of the competition. VIP ticket holders will enjoy an exclusive Chef’s reception with cooking and prep demonstrations, appetizers, dessert, unlimited wine and beer throughout event with a chance to win a lottery seat at a competitive Chef’s Table to enjoy a signature dish.

Chef’s include:
Adam Bedini StrEATery Food Truck
Angel Rodriguez Blind Rhino – Norwalk
Channan Khuth Lemongrass – Danbury
Daniel Monroe The Pantry – Fairfield
Mark Vecchitto Blue Shallot Gourmet – New London
Marlon Alexander Chef Marlon Alexander LLC
Chris Gonzalez Hapa Food Truck
Prasad Chirnomula INDIA – New Canaan
Renato Donzelli Basso Cafe Restaurant & Bar – Norwalk
Thomas Prue Aspen Restaurant – Old Saybrook

Proceeds from the evening will benefit the OPTIMUS Foundation, which serves the health care needs of the under-served communities in Southwestern Connecticut. Optimus believes that a healthy community leads to an improved quality of life for all of us who work, live and play in our community.

Discounted “Early Bird” tickets are available until September 1, 2016.


August 9, 2016
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$75 – $100
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Aitoro’s Appliance and Electronics
401 Westport Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06851 United States