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Boston Seafood Festival announces chef demos

BOSTON – The sixth annual Boston Seafood Festival, set for Sunday, August 13 on the Fish Pier, announces the lineup of chef demonstrations from noon to 4:15 p.m., emceed by Chef Jeff Mushkin, culinary coordinator, Boston Fisheries Foundation.

Participating chefs include:

Chefs will create their dishes incorporating Boston’s finest seafood products on demonstration stages as they entertain and share expert cooking tips and serving samples of their finished items.

12:00 – 12:30 pm 12:45 – 1:15pm 1:30 – 2:00pm

2:15 – 2:45pm 3:15 – 4:15pm

Sunday, August 13

Charles R. Foster, Executive Chef at Woods Hill Table (Concord)

Kelly Armetta, Executive Chef and Food & Beverage Director at Hyatt Regency (Boston)

Laura Hartung RD, Local Dietician Expert
Nicole Chenard, MS, RD, LDN, Dietician at Boston Children’s Hospital

Nicholas Calias, Corporate Executive Chef at the Colonnade Hotel & Brasserie JO (Boston)

Chef Jeff Mushin and Chef Nicholas Calias along with other top chefs working with a basket of mystery ingredients

4:30 – 5:00pm 5:15 – 5:45pm 6:00 – 6:45pm

Brendan Burke, Executive Chef at Bastille Kitchen (Boston) Basil Freddura, Head Chef at The Daily Catch (Boston)
Juan Pedrosa, Executive Chef at Yvonne’s (Boston)

The major seafood event of the summer takes over the historic Fish Pier from 11am – 7:00pm.

Tickets are $15.00 and are available at http://www.bostonseafoodfestival.org/. Proceeds underwrite Boston Seafood Festival and in part support the work of the Boston Fisheries Foundation, a not-for profit organization which preserves and protects the local seafood industry’s long-term viability as well as safeguards the ocean’s present and future natural resources.



Coming this Sunday – 5th Boston Seafood Festival on the Fish Pier

Take an advance look at chef demos at Boston Seafood Festival this Sun. from 11a.m. to 7 p.m. on the Fish Pier in Fort Point Channel – great lineup: Brandon Burke, Serafina; Rich Garcia, Crescent Hotels & Resorts; Charles Draghi, Erbaluce; Nick Calias, The Colonnade Hotel; Laura Higgins-Baltzey & Brandon Baltzey, Buffalo Jump; Rico DiFronzo, Union Oyster House; Basil Freddura, The Daily Catch; Avi Shemtov, The Chubby Chickpea and Juan Pedrosa, Yvonne’s & Preston Miller, Ruka.And the demos are only one part of all the events going on – there’s the Blessing of the Fleet, the Battle of the Shuckers, speakers, Lobster Bake, Harpoon Garden, and more! It’s a family friendly event you won’t want to miss as it celebrates 5 years!