17 Nov 2011

12th Annual Taste Fair Draws Over 500 Guests

The 12th Annual Catholic High School Taste Fair was held on Sunday, November 13, 2011, in the Catholic High School Gymnasium. 

Twenty-eight of the finest restaurants, caterers and beverage distributors in and around the Baton Rouge area came to showcase samples of their finest food. Over 500 alumni, guests and friends of Catholic High School attended the event. Door prizes were donated by Community Coffee, Hi Nabor Supermarket, The HoneyBaked Ham Company, Maxwellí´s Market and Whole Foods Market. In addition, paper goods were donated by General Paper Company and some of the tables and linens were donated by Drusilla Seafood Restaurant.

Prize winners for the evening were Priscilla Schroeder, Community Coffee gift basket; Becky Losavio, Whole Foods gift basket; Tommy Losavio í´74, HoneyBaked Ham gift certificate; Ray Starns, Hi Nabor gift basket; and Keith Sibille í´95, wine and gift certificate from Maxwellí´s Market. Cash prizes were won by Helen Gonzales, $100 cash prize; Betty Willis, $150 cash prize; and Billy Bourdier í´55, $250 cash prize.

Proceeds from the event will benefit alumni activities on campus as well as to help fund the Alumni Association Scholarship.

The chairman of this yearí´s event is Randy Guillaume í´97. Members of the Alumni Board of Directors, Glen Randow, director of Alumni Relations and Barbara Camp, associate director of alumni relations assisted with the event.

Special Thanks to Our Participating Restaurants and Vendors
Œ« Acme Oyster House
Œ« Ambrosia Bakery
Œ« Baton Rouge Beer Agency
Œ« Baton Rouge Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
Œ« Bistro Byronz
Œ« Boudreaux and Thibodauxí´s
Œ« Caf_ Americain Restaurant and Catering
Œ« Carrabbaí´s Italian Grill
Œ« Chef Don Bergeron Enterprises
Œ« Community Coffee Company, LLC
Œ« DiGiulio Brothers
Œ« Doeí´s Eat Place
Œ« Drusilla Place Catering
Œ« Kleinpeter Farms Dairy, LLC
Œ« Louisiana Lagniappe
Œ« Mansurs on the Boulevard
Œ« Mary Miller Catering
Œ« Mestizo Restaurant
Œ« Parrainí´s Seafood Restaurant
Œ« Paul Bolognaí´s Fine Wines
Œ« Paul Wongí´s Chinese and Sushi
Œ« Robertoí´s River Road Restaurant
Œ« Ruffinoí´s Italian Restaurant
Œ« Seropí´s Caf_
Œ« The Cuban Connection
Œ« The Edible Event
Œ« The Grape
Œ« WalkOní´s Bistreaux and Bar