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Taste and See at the Cookbook Rodeo

May 15, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Durham, NC


Taste samples from the area’s best cookbook authors, watch live demos from star coobook chefs such as James Beard Award Hall of Famer Jean Anderson and James Beard Award Semi-Finalist Lionel Vatinet of La Farm Bakery. You’ll have the opportunity to interact with the authors, buy their books, and have them inscribed. All money from ticket sales goes to support the Durham Library Foundation.


To kick-off the Read Local Book Festival, we’re bringing together some the area’s most talented cookbook authors. They’ll have demos, tastings, and, of course, cookbooks for you to enjoy. The event is generously hosted by Belt Line Station.

Learn from the best with live demos from stars Jean Anderson, a James Beard Award Hall of Fame member, and Lionel Vatinet of La Farm Bakery, a James Beard Award Semi-Finalist. And taste samples from cookbook authors Belinda EllisSara FosterDebbie MooseJay PierceDenise Souza, and Craig LeHoullier.

We are still adding cookbook authors to this event. Stay tuned for more specific information. Or sign up for updates to make sure you don’t miss a beat.

This is a ticketed event. You can buy tickets for $10 in advance or at the door. All proceeds from ticket sales go to support the Durham Library Foundation.


May 15, 2015
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Belt Line Station
923 Franklin Street
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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