On June 4th, Chef Tony Mantuano will host some of our nation’s finest chefs at Terzo Piano in the Art Institute of Chicago to prepare dishes inspired by childhood favorites in the 3rd annual Chefs’ Playground gala to benefit the Academy for Global Citizenship.
Chicago Tribune food critic Phil Vettel announced our first participating chefs this morning. Click here to read Vittel’s piece on the Tribune’s website and see below for a full list of participating chefs. More chefs will be announced as the event date nears. Click here to purchase tickets.
Johnny Anderes of The Kitchen
Rick Bayless of Frontera Grill, Topolobampo, XOCO & Frontera Gourmet Foods
Thai Dang of Embeya
John Hogan of River Roast
Bill Kim of bellyQ, Urbanbelly & Belly Shack
Chris Marchino of Spiaggia
Jeff Mauro Host of Food Network’s “Sandwich King” & “The Kitchen”
Megan Neubeck of Terzo Piano
Rick Ortiz of Antique Taco
Tony Quartaro of Formento’s
Giuseppe Tentori of GT Fish & Oyster
Lee Wolen of Boka
Matt Rice of Little Goat & Little Goat Bakery
with Host Chef Tony Mantuano of Spiaggia, Terzo Piano, Bar Toma and River Roast
We will announce more chefs as June 4th approaches.
Watch a video recap of our inaugural event in 2013.