FOUNDATION RAISES $2.25 MILLION IN NEW ORLEANS
The 9th Annual Carnivale du Vin and 3rd Annual Boudin, Bourbon & Beer Drew Thousands of Patrons in Support of Children’s Causes. It was a culinary celebration of massive proportions in New Orleans as the Emeril Lagasse Foundation (ELF) hosted its annual fundraising weekend which raised $2.25 million. Funds raised at both events go to the Emeril Lagasse Foundation, which supports children’s educational programs, life skills development initiatives, culinary training, and cultural enrichment in New Orleans and the Gulf south.
Grace Potter to Join Musical Lineup
Emeril Lagasse Foundation announces the addition of rock musician Grace Potter to the musical line-up at its annual fundraising food festival, Emeril Lagasse Foundation’s Boudin, Bourbon & Beer. Potter is lead vocalist and multi-instrumentalist of the Vermont-based band, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals. Potter will headline the indoor/outdoor event, performing as a duo with fellow bandmate Matt Burr.
The Sweet Stuff
Sure, there will be plenty of boudin and other delicious sausages at Emeril Lagasse Foundation's Boudin, Bourbon & Beer. But save room for the sweet stuff. New Orleans Ice Cream Co. will be scooping its signature flavors for our guests! All of the flavors of New Orleans Ice Cream are made with the finest and freshest, all-natural ingredients and are r-BGH free.