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Kids Against Hunger Benefit Dinner


Madden’s annual Food & Wine Experience kicks off on Friday, August 23 with a dinner to benefit Kids Against Hunger.Nationally acclaimed chefs with top Twin Cities and Madden’s chefs will prepare a gourmet seven-course meal for our event guests. The meal will feature delectable dishes along with special wine pairings from Chateau Ste. Michelle Estates, J.Lohr, Majestic, Murphy Goode, Kenwood, & Fetzer. Proceeds from the charity dinner will benefit Kids Against Hunger and their mission to reduce the number of hungry children throughout the US and world.


The Food & Wine Experience taking place August 22-25, celebrates everything there is to love about the culinary industry with weekend-long activities and entertainment!Madden’s has paired the nation’s food experts with Minnesota’s best chefs to offer an experience that combines northern culinary charm with worldly sophistication. Madden’s Resort is hosting renowned chefs so the guests have the chance to personally interact with them through activities, demonstrations and educational sessions.


Weekend activities include:


·Panel discussions on current dietary trends


·Expert advice on encouraging kids to eat healthy


·Tips on how-to host an unforgettable summer BBQ


·Discussions on cigar and dark liquor trends


·Tours of Madden’s herb gardens


·Meat smoking demonstrations


·Advice on home cooking techniques


·Mixology lessons while cruising the lake in the Madden’s pontoon


·Tea and bakery presentations


·Wine tastings


·Chocolate truffle receptions


·Burger cook-offs



For the full itinerary, talent list, and reservations
visit: http://www.maddens.com/maddens-food-and-wine-experience.html