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Taste America: Philadelphia

Tue, March 12, 2024

6:00 PM
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Price: Premier: $250 per ticket / General: $200 per ticket Click here to purchase tickets!

Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Premier Seating: 6:00 P.M.
General Seation: 7:00 P.M.


A national tasting event celebrating your local restaurant community.

Taste America, presented by Capital One, is a nationwide initiative to bring together chefs, special guests, and diners from across the country to celebrate the local independent restaurants at the heart of our communities.

The walk-around tasting at Jezabel’s will be an exciting gathering of chefs from the Philadelphia culinary community with food stations being hosted by TasteTwenty host chef, Jezabel Careaga of Jezabel’s in Philadelphia, PA; TasteTwenty guest chef Patricia Estorino of Gustazo Cuban Kitchen & Bar in Boston, MA; Michael Carter of Down North Pizza in Philadelphia, PA; Sofia Deleon of El Merkury in Philadelphia, PA; Andrew Henshaw of Laser Wolfin Philadelphia, PA; Alexandra Holt of Roxanne in Philadelphia, PA; Dionicio Jimenez of Cantina La Martina, Philadelphia, PA; Carolyn Nguyen of Revolution Taco in Philadelphia, PA; Hoon Rhee of Constellation Culinary, Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia, PA; and Randy Rucker of River Twice in Philadelphia, PA and many more. Each station’s offering will reflect the chef’s signature style and highlight the uniqueness of their restaurant and community. The tasting will also have beverage stations and other activations from our national and local sponsors.




TasteTwenty Host Chef
Jezabel Careaga
Philadelphia, PA

TasteTwenty Guest Chef
James Beard Award Semifinalist
Patricia Estorino
Gustazo Cuban Kitchen and Bar
Boston, MA

Michael Carter
Down North Pizza
Philadelphia, PA

Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership Alum
Sofia Deleon
El Merkury
Philadelphia, PA

James Beard Award Semifinalist
Andrew Henshaw
Laser Wolf
Philadelphia, PA

Alexandra Holt
Philadelphia, PA

James Beard Award Nominee
Dionicio Jimenez
Cantina La Martina
Philadelphia, PA

Carolyn Nguyen
Revolution Taco
Philadelphia, PA

Hoon Rhee
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Constellation Culinary
Philadelphia, PA

James Beard Award Nominee
Randy Rucker
River Twice
Philadelphia, PA

James Beard Award Nominee
Amanda Shulman
and Alex Kemp

My Loup
Philadelphia, PA


Food and beverage offerings are subject to change. Guests must be 21 years+ with a valid ID to attend the event.

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