Thursday, July 31, 2014

Lunch & Learn Series At Sanctuary Camelback Mountain

By: The Food Hunter

Back for its 13th season is the popular Lunch & Learn Series at the Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, led by Executive Chef & Food Network star Beau MacMillan. These interactive demonstrations include a 3 course lunch paired with beverages and a visiting culinary guest.

The 2014 series was kicked off last Saturday with Elements own Rene Andrade, alongside Chef MacMillan, preparing a San Diego inspired menu.

Followed by a lively discussion with San Diego Food Critic Troy Johnson detailing his life as a food critic and offering suggestions on where to eat in San Diego.

Upcoming culinary guests include:

August 2 at 12pm - Mixologist Jason Asher - Jump in the time machine with Rockstar Mixologist Jason Asher as he takes you back to the future through the history of the Arizona Cocktail Movement.

August 9 at 12pm - Chef Jamie Gwen - Grab your beach cruiser and your blanket and join Chef Jamie Gwen as she cooks up the perfect California Summer Picnic.

August 16 at 12pm - Chef Edward Sylvia - Get inside the playbook of Chef Edward Sylvia, owner of New York City's busiest catering operation Certé. From A-List celebs to Fortune 500 companies big or small, this guy does it all. Learn how to utilize his tricks of the trade for your home entertaining.

August 23 at 6pm - Chef Elizabeth Falkner - Be it 'Iron Chef America' or 'Top Chef Masters' when it comes to Chef Elizabeth Falkner, expect the unexpected. Join Chef Falkner for an evening of fun and watch her take the ordinary to extraordinary with her whimsical


  1. Cool! I've never heard of this even before. And I love pics of pretty food. :)

  2. The dish above looks wonderful!! I wish I were in the San Diego area. Will you tell the ingredients?