07 Nov 2007

Eighth Annual Taste Fair Set for November 11

The Eighth Annual Catholic High School Taste Fair will be held on Sunday, November 11, 2007, in the Catholic High School Gymnasium. Restaurants, caterers and distributors in and around the Baton Rouge area are invited to come and showcase samples of their finest food at this event. Last year, CHS welcomed over 700 guests to the Taste Fair.

Participating in this year’s Taste Fair as of October 11 are: The Ambrosia Bakery; Baton Rouge Coca-Cola Bottling Co.; Baton Rouge Beer Agency/Miller Lite; Bennigan’s Grill and Tavern; Bistro Byronz; The Bluffs Country Club & Resort; Caf_ Americain Restaurant and Catering; Calandro’s Supermarket; Carrabba’s; Community Coffee Company, L.L.C.; D’Agostino’s Restaurant; DiGiulio Brothers; Dillon’s Catering; Drusilla Seafood Restaurant and Drusilla Place Catering; Galatoire’s; Heads & Tails; Juban’s Restaurant and Catering; The Little Village; Louisiana Lagniappe; Mansurs on the Boulevard; Mestizo Restaurant; Monjunis; On the Half Shell; Parrain’s Seafood Restaurant; Paul Wong’s Chinese and Sushi; Roberto’s; The Roux House; Serop’s Caf_ / Louisiana Pizza Kitchen; Unique Cuisine; Voo Doo BBQ; WalkOn’s Bistreaux and Bar and Zippy’s.

All attendees will be entered into drawings for door prizes which consist of cash, restaurant gift certificates, specialty wines and goody baskets. The winner must be present at the time of the drawing to win.

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

The chairman of this year’s event is Dr. Jimmy Hannie ’52. Members of the planning committee include Patrick Hannie ’86, Ken Litz ’75, Sam Losavio ’66, Monty Buckles ’93, Ed Sutton ’93 and Mike Acaldo ’85. Glen Randow, director of the CHS office of alumni relations and Katherine Ellis, alumni events coordinator of the CHS office of alumni relations also assist in the organizing of the event.

Tickets are $25 per person, $20 for dues paying Alumni Association members. For more information on purchasing tickets, contact the CHS Office of Alumni Relations by phone at (225) 383-0459 or by e-mail at chsalum@catholichigh.org Tickets can also be purchased online with a credit card at www.catholichigh.org/alumni.

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