Get ready to see world class chefs, learn new skills, taste new delicacies and long-forgotten cocktails. APPETITE: A Gastronomic Experience™ grows this year to span two legendary venues — Red Bank, New Jersey’s COUNT BASIE THEATRE and the STRATHMORE in beautiful North Bethesda, Maryland.

Each night, a world-renowned celebrity chef will take the stage and talk their culinary crafts. And who knows — maybe you’ll get a bite oir pick up a new recipe in the process! During the day, each venue will feature engaging epicurean events, from wine pairings to demonstrations from chefs indigenous to each region. Hear captivating talks from the most unique culinary perspectives on hot new trends in gastronomy, restaurants, coffee, wine, and craft beer.

You’ll appreciate food even more than you do now!

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