“It is harder to get through the food than the wine,” she says. “The chefs are going full out to win the cash prize.” The chefs in question are some of America’s top names, including Darren McGrady. During the Wine Rendezvous Grand Tasting & Chef Showcase, the week’s biggest event, they’ll compete for the Chef of Chefs Award, which comes with a $5,000 cash prize. Times and locations vary. June 4 to 10. For a full schedule, visit www.wineandfoodweek.com or call 713-557-5732.
Fri., June 8; Sat., June 9; Sun., June 10, 2012