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As you know, we love food here at Southern Roots Kitchen. Our owner Kimberlee has been granted the opportunity to attended an event for food lovers in Washington D.C. She will be covering The Metropolitan Cooking and Entertainment Show Saturday November 3rd and Sunday November 4th. This two day event is filled with tastings, workshops, book signings, hundreds of exhibitors and appearances by Food Network celebrities.
Celebrity Theatre is a 3,000+ seating area where celebrities will hold a live cooking event that will last about an hour. Tickets to the Celebrity Theatre include an all day admission to the exhibitor hall for that day. Local and regional chefs will take the stage at the Food Lion Cooking Stage. Featured celebrity guests for this event will be, Jacques Pepin and his daughter Claudine, Gail Simmons, Giada De Laurentiis, Carla Hall, Michael Symon, Tom Colicchio, and Jeff Mauro
This is an event for people of all ages and you will find something for all the foodies in your life. Head to a tasting or even a workshop sponsored by Lindt Chocolate. It’s also a shopping show, so you get to pick out some food items as well. Need a bottle of wine, some more jam or maybe some chocolate? Metro Cooking DC is the place to be.
Tickets are on sale now, you can contact Kimberlee if you would like to purchase tickets to the event. General Admission is $24.50 (children 4-12 are $12.50, under 4 are FREE) and gets you into the exhibitor hall with over 400 vendors, cooking demos by regional chefs and tastings. Other packages include meet and greets with Food Network chefs, presentations in Celebrity Theatre, cookbook signings and more.