(PRESS RELEASE)_DELRAY BEACH, FL (October 5, 2023)--The fifth annual Taste of Recovery will be held on Saturday, November 4 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the American German Club on 5111 Lantana Road in Lake Worth. The acclaimed culinary festival will feature bites from top chefs representing restaurants throughout Palm Beach County, as well as live entertainment. Christopher and Joan Finley are event co-chairs.
Taste of Recovery will benefit The Crossroads Club, a non-profit organization in Delray Beach that is celebrating 40 years in the community. The organization, at no charge, provides a safe haven for anyone whose life has been adversely affected by, or through, the use of addictive substances.
Participating restaurants thus far are Louie Bossi's Ristorante, Bar & Pizzeria, City Cellar Wine Bar & Grill, Elisabetta's Ristorante, Bar & Pizzeria, City Oyster & Sushi Bar, Rocco's Tacos & Tequila Bar, Grease Burger, Beer and Whiskey Bar, Proper Ice Cream, Subculture Coffee, Little Moir’s Hibiscus strEATery, London Essence, New Orleans Pralines, Oceans 234, Tim Finnegans Irish Pub, Windy City Pizza, Catering CC, Pure Green Juice & Smoothie Bar, Bustle & Brew Coffee Company, The Original Popcorn House, J & J’s Seafood Bar and Grill, and The Coca-Cola Company. A “People’s Choice” Award will be given for “Best Bite,” and prominent local food writers will decide the Critics’ Choice Awards with cash prizes of $1,500 prize.
Judges include Mike Mayo, co-host of the Lunchbox podcast and co-founder and administrator of the Let’s Eat, South Florida Facebook group, Jan Norris, food writer, The Coastal Star and former Palm Beach Post food editor and Mary Murray, Executive Editor of Palm Beach Illustrated Magazine who leads the publication's food coverage.
The event was founded by Chef Louie Bossi, chef/partner of Louie Bossi’s Ristorante and Pizzeria. Big Time Restaurant Group has been a supporter of the event since its inception.
“Taste of Recovery features delicious food from our finest area restaurants, all while supporting an important cause, helping to fight addiction,” said Tony Allerton of The Crossroads Club.
Taste of Recovery sponsors include Christopher O’Conner and his company Slainte, Jewels in Time, Lauree and Phil Vasta, Planet Fitness, Finley Stetson Law, Second Chance Initiative, Snellman Construction, Joan Finley, Buy the Shore Realty,Mike Munger, Razorback Electric, Caron Renaissance and KRN Consulting.
Interested sponsors can learn more here.
Tickets are $60 prior to the event or $75 at the door. Tickets can be purchased here.
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