Great Taste Magazine sponsors November 16 – Industry Day at the American Cheesemaker Awards at the Fairmont Newport Beach. Cheese makers, winemakers, and specialty food purveyors from across the country are preparing for the premiere of the American Cheesemaker Awards, Nov. 15-18. The inaugural four-day celebration is the first culinary event of its kind in Southern California and will feature cheese, wine and gourmet food tasting as well as cheese inspired classes, and seminars. Awards and gala will take place at the end of the 4-day extravaganza. www.cheeseawards.com
Jet Tila knows a thing or two about authentic Asian cuisine. From a kid growing up in LA in a Thai and Chinese family to a prominent chef, restaurant owner and judge on Cutthroat Kitchen, he brings his years of experience and hard-earned knowledge together in this breakthrough book. Step inside Jet’s kitchen and learn the secrets to making your favorite Asian dishes taste better than takeout.