Monday, August 30, 2010

BCA announces 7th Global Food and Wine Experience

The BCA will hold its 7th annual Global Food and Wine Experience for chefs, wine merchants and food connoisseurs on Sept. 30. More than 75 culinary students will be working side by side with industry professionals at the event to prepare and unveil the latest trends in cuisine. (Pictured right, BCA student chefs learning plating and presentation techniques from a guest mentor chef.)

Event highlights include a culinary sampling from select restaurants paired with winemakers, distributers and outlets from around the world as well as restaurant chefs displaying gourmet tastings with help from culinary students.

The BCA is a national, nonprofit organization devoted to the enhancement of professional and educational opportunities for people of color in the foodservice and hospitality industry. The event, titled, "Diversity in Food and Wine", will take place at the Prince George Ballroom in New York City. For more information, visit