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   StarChefs.com 2008 Las Vegas Rising Stars:
Zach Allen |

Carnevino, B&B Ristorante, Enoteca San Marco

Anthony Amoroso |

Michael Mina

Gerald Chin | PiPS Cucina & Wine Bar
Gregory Engelhardt | Andre's
Wesley Holton |

Daniel Boulud Brasserie

Brian Rae |

RM Seafood

Hotel Chef Award: Joe Isidori |

formerly of DJT at Trump International Hotel

Sustainability Award: Mike Minor |

Border Grill

Pastry Chef Uyen Nguyen |

Guy Savoy

Mixologist Amanda Gager |


Sommelier Michael Shearin |

formerly of DJT at Trump International Hotel


The StarChefs Rising Stars Revue™
Las Vegas

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

6:00pm – 7:00pm VIP Reception
7:00pm – 9:30pm Gala Tasting

Green Valley Ranch Resort, Spa and Casino
2300 Paseo Verde Parkway
Henderson, NV 89052


'How to Make It' Chef Panel
Monday October 20th, 2008

Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts - Las Vegas
1451 Center Crossing Road
Las Vegas, NV 89144

Featuring the Rising Star Chefs and Pastry Chefs, this seminar gives chefs, cooks, and culinary students the opportunity to learn how to advance their careers and to discuss the challenges and rewards of the industry.

Register for Panel

Honorees Dinner
Monday October 20th, 2008
9:00 pm

RM Seafood
3930 Las Vegas Blvd,
Las Vegas NV 89119
This is a private event – invitation only

Gala and Awards Ceremony
Tuesday, October 21st, 2008
7:00 – 9:30pm

Green Valley Ranch Resort Spa Casino

2300 Paseo Verde Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89052

Glimpse the future of Las Vegas dining at our tasting gala and awards ceremony. Enjoy high-concept food from up-and-coming culinary stars from the top restaurants in town. All dishes are paired with ultra-premium wines selected by the Rising Star Sommelier.

Tickets: $95 per person; $125 VIP admission includes a private pre-event reception with vintage Nicolas Feuillatte Palmes d’Or Champagne and caviar, plus early entrance to the gala.

Buy Tickets

Industry-Only Afterparty

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008
10:30 pm

Tao Nightclub

Las Vegas NV
3355 Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas. NV 89119

Complimentary Sponsored cocktails
Open to food industry professionals only!

After Party


Opportunity Village - Las Vegas on StarChefs.com
Support a Future Rising Star

StarChefs.com is proud to support the Las Vegas community. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Opportunity Village, whose Kitty Rodman Food Service Training Center provides vocational training and career support for high school students in special education programs.