American Cancer Society presents 2nd Annual Houston Corks and Forks

Chef Hugo Ortega
Chef Hugo Ortega Photo courtesy of Four Seasons Hotel Houston

The American Cancer Society presents the 2nd Annual Houston Corks and Forks, an event that will feature a culinary competition highlighting some of Houston’s top chefs. Attendees will have the opportunity to have food tastings paired with wines as they watch the chefs show-off their culinary skills. Throughout the evening, attendees will cast their vote for their favorite dish as well as their favorite chef. The winner of the highly sought-after Culinary Crown will be announced at the conclusion of the event by emcees Roula & Ryan from 104.1 KRBE. Attendees will also enjoy music, live and silent auctions, a wine pull, and other fun activities.

Competition Chefs

  • Hugo Ortega and Chris Loftis, Caracol
  • Colin Shine, Frank's Americana Revival
  • Eric Romero, The Houston Club
  • Rick Di Virgilio, Oporto Fooding House & Wine
  • Brandon Silva, Wooster's Garden

VIP Reception Chef

  • Greg Martin, Bistro Menil

The goal of the evening is to raise critical funds to support the American Cancer Society’s continued mission to eliminate cancer as a major health problem. 

Event Details


11.12.16 | 7:00 pm


The Houston Club
910 Louisiana St.
Houston, TX 77002


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