Tall Oustanding Women at Vino e Cucina New York
The Italian Cuisine & Wine Event of the Year
November 24th 2008
Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani (GRI) hosted the annual Vino e Cucina Event to support the fundraising efforts that provide scholarships to culinary and hospitality students from across the United States.
This year's event attracted about 500 guests to the beautiful ballroom of Gotham Hall, who tasted some of the finest Italian Cuisine and Wine. Partner/sponsor the from the region of Sardinia, the Sassari Chamber of Commerce who provided delectable products including wines, cheese, pasta, olive oils and traditional Sardinian specialties such as breads and confectionary.
Vino e Cucina is THE premiere Italian food & wine event. Organized annually by Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani, you will not want to miss this consumer event that brings together many acclaimed GRI member restaurants from around the country that prepare and present their signature dishes. The evening is complemented by Italian wines and spirits; an auction and several raffle items
Each year Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani partners with the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation to offer the Giacomo Bologna Scholarship to students in culinary and hospitality programs across the United States. The students experience an intensive educational food and wine trip through a region of Italy.
About Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani (GRI) - http://www.gruppo.com
Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani (GRI) is a not-for-profit trade association composed of Italian restaurateurs from across the United States of America. The association was founded in 1979 to increase the awareness of authentic, contemporary Italian cuisine and to promote its image through member restaurants, culinary scholarships, fundraising events and news media. Due in large part to the determination and influence of its members, and also to the scholarship programs, educational trips, lectures, tastings, trips to Italy and media coverage, GRI has helped foster the appreciation and knowledge of Italian cuisine in the United States since its inception in 1979.
Tall Outstanding Women (TOW) is an organization
that co-hosts and/or attends special events to raise awareness to important issues using its unique height to attract attention, while promoting Charities and worthy causes.
The ladies of TOW are equal to or greater than 6 feet tall (183 cm.) and have an outstanding look and personality.
Contact us through our web site if you organize a Charity event
Tall Outstanding Women (TOW) -based in New York City- was created on November 2007 by Stefano Spadoni.
We are currently welcome new members