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September 2014

green chile festSaturday, September 20, 2014
Guest: Chef Jonny “Vee” Vollersten
Savor Flavor Green Chile Fest

Join us for a fun celebration to honor the green chile! Chef Johnny with be cooking up specialties that highlight the green chile, such as green chile guacamole, green chile stew, and so much more and don't worry we'll have Sangria to keep you cool as you taste the samples!

Chef John “Johnny Vee” Vollertsen is director and creator of the Las Cosas Cooking School in Santa Fe, New Mexico- now celebrating its 15th year under his direction. John’s career in the hospitality industry has taken him from New York, through Sydney, Australia, and finally Santa Fe. He has taught cooking for over 16 years and enjoys a second career in food writing as a regular columnist for Local Flavor Magazine and as Dining & Food Editor for The Santa Fean magazine. John has hosted a Food Radio talk show called “Bits and Bites with Johnny Vee” on 1260 AM-KTRC. He regularly participates in food events around the country including a recent stint at the Palm Springs Modernism Week where he presented a seminar called, “Those Fabulous Foods of the 50’s and 60’s”.