Las Vegas Wine and Food Festival at Red Rock Casino

Chicken Cock whiskey
Red Rock Casino’s
pools in the glow of the Fall sunset, with Red Rock Canyon as its backdrop made for an idyllic setting for the 2013 Las Vegas Wine and Food Festival, benefiting the James Beard Foundation (Pictured: Chicken Cock Whiskey booth – Photo credit: khanhx.com)

Chef Angelo Sosa (Top Chef Season 7)
Chef Angelo Sosa (Top Chef Season 7)

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Guests were treated to a fine sampling of food, dessert, wine, beer, and spirits from some of the best restaurants and businesses that the Vegas valley has to offer. In total, there were more 30 restaurants, more than 30 wine & spirits brands, as well as celebrity chefs and local celebrities in attendance.

Executive Chef Stephen Hopcraft (STK Las Vegas)
Executive Chef Stephen Hopcraft (STK Las Vegas)

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The event was organized by Alan Semsar of Barcelona Enterprises, and was sponsored by Audi.

Chef David Sacco (Capital Grille)
Chef David Sacco (Capital Grille)

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Music pumping through the pool’s sound system, the wonderful aroma of outdoor cooking, and the sounds of laughter and friends catching up made one wish the evening would never end. More information about the event can be found at VegasWineandFood.com

Chef Francisco “Kiko” Ojeda (The Palm)
Chef Francisco “Kiko” Ojeda (The Palm)

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Executive Chef Vincent Pouessel (Aureole Las Vegas)
Executive Chef Vincent Pouessel (Aureole Las Vegas)

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Magic Hat
Magic Hat

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Alan Semsar and Robin Leach
Alan Semsar and Robin Leach

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Executive Chef Yoshi (Monta Ramen)
Executive Chef Yoshi (Monta Ramen)

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Monta Ramen
Monta Ramen

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Executive Chef Joseph Elevado (Andrea's)
Executive Chef Joseph Elevado (Andrea’s)

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LAVO
LAVO

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Executive Chef Gilbert Morales (Orleans Arena)
Executive Chef Gilbert Morales (Orleans Arena)

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