An Indulgent Mediterranean 5-Course Dinner
03.21.15 – 1:45 pm | No Comment

Dames Meme Hopmayer, Nancy Brussat and Barbara Glunz and Malika Ameen along with Convito Chef Noe Sanchez and Meme’s husband Gary Hopmayer not only put on a fantastic dinner for Swankalicious fundraising bid winner Dame …

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Applications Available for Les Dames d’Escoffier International Legacy Awards
03.09.15 – 1:57 pm | No Comment
Applications Available for Les Dames d’Escoffier International Legacy Awards

LOUISVILLE, KY (February 24, 2015) – Imagine working side-by-side with a top organic restaurateur in Washington, D.C., helping with the grape harvest for the oldest continuously operating, family-owned winery in California, learning food photography and …

Dames Who Read: Delicious
01.30.15 – 3:30 pm | No Comment
Dames Who Read: Delicious

Submitted by Julie Chernoff
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We had a great turnout for the winter edition of Dames Who Read, held on January 27 at Dame Amy …

Post Holiday Pot Luck Celebrates Family Tradition
01.21.15 – 11:20 pm | 2 Comments
Post Holiday Pot Luck Celebrates Family Tradition

by Julie Chernoff
Over 40 Dames made it to Dame Portia Belloc-Lowndes’ gorgeous apartment overlooking Michigan Avenue and a frosty Lake Michigan under a blanket of freshly fallen snow. Once inside, a plethora of delicious dishes …

Dames Who Brunch at Summer House
01.11.15 – 3:01 pm | No Comment
Dames Who Brunch at Summer House

Over two-dozen Dames and friends gathered for brunch at Summer House Santa Monica in Lincoln Park last month – the perfect end to a bustling 2014. Though the weather was chilly on the outside, the …

Dames Dine at Sunday Dinner Club
11.17.14 – 10:28 pm | No Comment
Dames Dine at Sunday Dinner Club

Sunday Dinner Club chef/owners Christine Cikowski and Josh Kulp welcomed us in to their private dinner club with open arms, and we left with full stomachs. The four-course meal was paired with beverages from Vinic …

The Best Begins in Boston – 2014
11.06.14 – 8:49 am | No Comment
The Best Begins in Boston – 2014

The Annual LDEI Conference, this year held in Boston at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, was a tremendous success, with the highest conference attendance in years. There was representation from all chapters, including Canada and London.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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