Les Dames hosting annual fundraiser auction Sunday

engarde_logoAt 5 p.m. Sunday at Barr Mansion, the local chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier, a group of women food professionals, is hosting its annual Food Fight, an auction fundraiser whose proceeds go to scholarships and grants for Austin women in the culinary, wine, food artisan and hospitality professions.

Attendees will have the chance to bid on culinary experiences, trips and meals while enjoying appetizers from El Chile Group; Quality Seafood; Paella, Tapas and More; and libations from Virtuoso Wines. Some of the packages up for grabs are trips to Napa Valley and Savannah, Ga., brunch for four at Fonda San Miguel and a private party for 30 at Franklin Barbecue. You can buy tickets to the event ($50) or donate to the group by going to ldeiaustin.org/food-fight.

Author: Addie Broyles

Food writer for the Austin American-Statesman and Austin360.com.

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