Local Chefs And Bartenders Came Together For A Chef Shakedown

Eat Drink and Be Local and the Lighthouse Point Yacht Club presented the 2nd Annual “Chef Shakedown” on October 2 at the Yacht Club. Local Chefs and Bartenders came together for a competition cook-off for a cause where the guests were the judges. Guests visited each restaurant’s sampling station and voted for their favorites in each battle. In addition to the great food, there was a Bartender Battle, Music, Celebrity Judges and raffle items. All proceeds benefited the Broward Children’s Center. Local restaurants participating included Anne Marie’s Pizza Co., Batch Cookie Co., Bonefish Mac’s, Even Keel Fish Shack, Fat Boyz BBQ, Fish Shack, Funky Buddha Craft Food Counter and Kitchen, Just Baked, Kamper’s Kitchen, Kapow Noodle Bar, Lighthouse Point Yacht Club, Oceanic Pompano Papamigos, Papa’s Raw Bar, Rocco’s Tacos, Sicilian Oven, The Rebel House, and Troy’s BBQ. Local Beverage stations included Casamigos Tequila, Ice Pik Vodka, Funky Buddha Brewery, High West Bourbon, Papa’s Pilar Rum, Prosperity Brewer’s, and 26 Degree Brewing.

Photos taken by Teri Kovacs Photography