Vegas Uncork’d Presented by Bon Appétit, the culinary world’s most extraordinary epicurean event welcomes Palazzo After Hours- Crushed: Wine that Rocks! on Saturday, May 8, 2010 poolside at The Palazzo.
Beginning at 10:30pm, restaurateur, winemaker and rock and roller Joe Bastianich will pair the great wines of the world with the greatest music of all time. Accompanied by Scott Ian of Anthrax and the electrifying band Six Foot Nurse, Bastianich will lead guests and chefs on a synesthetic exploration of explosive tunes from Led Zeppelin and The Beatles, asking the audience to listen with their palates and taste with their ears.
Along with outstanding wines, this poolside after-hours celebration also features signature bites from the all-star lineup at The Palazzo, including Bangin’ Mini’s from First Food and Bar Executive Chef Sam DeMarco, salumi and cheese from Executive Chef Zach Allen of Carnevino, and a Rockin’ Wing Bar from Chef de Cuisine Vince Chiyuto of Lagasse’s Stadium.
A red carpet will kick off the evening’s festivities at 10:30pm followed by the main event. Ticket prices are $192.50 for VIP and $126.50 for general admission (LET included). Please visit www.vegasuncorked.com to purchase tickets.
Expected to attend: actors Chazz Palminteri and Rob Faugno, actress Laura Prepon, Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir, Scott Ian of Anthrax, Six Foot Nurse band, along with a host of star chefs: Wolfgang Puck, Cat Cora, Joel Robuchon, Bobby Flay, Bradley Ogden, Francois Payard, Guy Savoy, Frank and Carla Pellegrino, Joachim Splichal, Charlie Palmer, Todd English, Rick Moonen, Luciano Pellegrini, Hubert Keller, Sam DeMarco, Zach Allen, Vince Chiyuto, Alex Stratta, Paul Bartolotta, Michael Mina, Alain Ducasse, and many more.