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Local chefs cook up a delectable event for Texas Children's Hospital

Local chefs cook up a delectable event for Texas Children's Hospital

Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Carol Rivas, Farid Benaissa, Richard Kaplan, Bobby Matos
Carol Rivas, Bobby Matos, Richard Kaplan, Farid Benaissa. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Jodie Corson, Kate Bialas, Shelley Iglesias, Melanie Ringold
Jodie Corson, Kate Bialas, Shelley Iglesias, Melanie Ringold. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Trent Stout, Justin Burrow, Jeff Miller
Trent Stout, Justin Burrow, Jeff Miller. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, bites by Nobie’s
Bites served by Nobie’s. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Sunshine Rogers, Kara Gross
Sunshine Rogers, Kara Gross. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Shelley Iglesias, Billy Iglesias
Shelley Iglesias, Billy Iglesias. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Royer’s pies
Royer’s served guests a variety of pies. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Jacee Wolf, Paige Green, Susan Light
Jacee Wolf, Paige Green, Susan Light. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Chef Dimitri Voutsinas of Emmaline
Chef Dimitri Voutsinas of Emmaline. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Benton Love, Ashlee Love
Benton Love, Ashlee Love. Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, crowd
More than 300 guests turned out for Cooking Up a Cure.  Photo by Chinh Phan
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Carol Rivas, Farid Benaissa, Richard Kaplan, Bobby Matos
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Jodie Corson, Kate Bialas, Shelley Iglesias, Melanie Ringold
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Trent Stout, Justin Burrow, Jeff Miller
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, bites by Nobie’s
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Sunshine Rogers, Kara Gross
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Shelley Iglesias, Billy Iglesias
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Royer’s pies
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Jacee Wolf, Paige Green, Susan Light
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Chef Dimitri Voutsinas of Emmaline
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, Benton Love, Ashlee Love
Houston, TCH Cooking Up A Cure, February 2018, crowd

What: Texas Children's Hospital's Cooking Up A Cure

Where: The Astorian

The scoop: More than 300 guests turned out for the third-annual Cooking Up A Cure culinary fundraiser, chaired by Kate and Eddie Bialas, Jodie and Randy Corson, Shelley and Billy Iglesias, and Melanie and Daniel Ringold.

The deliciously-fun evening featured bites by several top-notch restaurants, each showcasing a dish that included or excluded designated allergens. Serving up delectable fare were Uchi, State Fare, Nobie’s, Emmaline, and Le Colonial. Participants also included La Table, Weights + Measures, B&B Butchers, Royer’s, Cafe Annie, and State of Grace.

The event raised $185,000 for the Food Allergy Program at Texas Children’s Hospital, dedicated to finding causes and cures for food allergies and food allergy related diseases.

Who: Kelly and Matt Cubbage, Catherine Devine, Brad Bath, Amy and Kevin Holmes, Karen and Trevor Turbidy, Catherine Devine, Brent and Haley Bechtel, Kevin and Emily Haggard, and Kristen and Paul Steen.