Broward County Tasting Event

The Taste the Islands Experience 2017

The 'Taste the Islands' ExperienceThursday, June 1, 6pm-10pm – MCC Banquet Hall, 2400 Civic Center Place, Miramar

Enjoy the exotic eats and mystique of the islands explored in national TV show ‘Taste the Islands’ (Create TV and public television). The event is presented by show creators Blondie Ras Productions, with the co-sponsorship of Miramar Mayor Wayne Messam. This evening of fine Caribbean cuisine will feature a selection of gourmet appetizers prepared by the show’s celebrity chefs Jamaican Hugh “Chef Irie” Sinclair and Haitian Cynthia “Chef Thia” Verna, along with Chef Barbara Brathwaite representing the island of Barbados. Series presenter “Lisa Lee” Arneaud will host. Attendees will also enjoy a selection of tropical cocktails, music and dancing in a setting that recalls the look, taste and feel of the islands. A silent auction will benefit non-profit partner Food for the Poor, and guests will receive special gifts for enrolling as supporting members of South Florida PBS (Channel 2). $35 General Admission includes appetizer selection, $65 VIP includes premium appetizers and select cocktails.  @tastetheislandz