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    Beyond the Plate

    Saturday July 22, 2017
    6:00 PM-9:00 PM


    Chef Palmer will be preparing several courses of delicious and heart healthy dishes perfectly paired with different wines for each course. Don't miss out on this great opportunity to meet an amazingly talented chef, learn how to create some unbelievable dishes and most of all...give back to the kids!

    Tickets to the gourmet experience are $150 per person or $125 per person with purchase of two (2) or more tickets. A portion of ticket is tax deductible. The dinner experience will also be paired with wines from Decanted Wine & Beer of Naples.

    Learn more about Chef Paul Palmer:

    About Beyond the Plate

    Beyond the Plate is an exclusive gourmet healthy dinner series. The delicious multi-course dinner experiences are led by top chefs from the American Culinary Federation, whose members include more than 200 leading culinary professionals from local fine restaurants and country clubs.

    The dinners will feature a new theme each month, and the dishes will be paired with wines. The chefs will prepare the meals in front of attendees, who will also participate in preparing the dinner, and everyone will take home the recipes for all the featured dishes. Our kitchen allows four-stations of 6 guests to work together in small groups, learning both the recipe and culinary techniques. Each class is taught by a different chefs to a different recipe, promising a unique experience every time.

    Support our Cause

    At the Greater Naples YMCA, we serve our community. We provide services to everyone, young and old, all socio-economic levels, and all this while having one of the finest YMCA facilities in the world.

    At the Greater Naples YMCA, with our community’s support, we will continue to promote: Healthy Living, Youth Development & Social Responsibility

    Beyond the Plate is one more effort by the Y to better serve our community and members.

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