Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Two of my absolute favorite restaurants in the Boston area are David Becker's Sweet Basil in Needham and Myers + Chang in Boston. I thought this event was worth mentioning for those in the area. Becker is opening a second restaurant and it's going to be in our fair Wellesley!
To the press release...
Joslin Diabetes Center Hosts “A Spoonful of Ginger” at MFA
10th annual event benefiting Joslin’s Asian American Diabetes Initiative
WHAT: On Monday, March 17th, A SPOONFUL OF GINGER will offer guests the opportunity to taste the cuisine of 24 of Boston’s most celebrated restaurants for a spectacular evening sure to delight even the most discriminating taste buds at the beautiful Art of the Americas Wing at the Museum of Fine Arts!
Guests will enjoy an evening of gourmet dishes prepared by some of Boston’s most renowned chefs, including David Becker, Joanne Chang, Andy Husbands, Kevin Long, and Jasper White.
Proceeds benefit Joslin Diabetes Center’s Asian American Diabetes Initiative (AADI), which strives to enhance the quality of life and health outcomes for the rising number of Asian Americans living with diabetes, as well as working with Joslin in their commitment to finding a cure.
This year’s event will honor the Director and Founder of the AADI and Joslin Diabetes Center’s Director Research, Dr. George King, for his contributions to the AADI’s mission and his active role within the Asian American community.
COST: Tickets are $250 per guest
WHEN: Monday, March 17th, 2014
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Art of the Americas Wing
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
FOR TICKETS: Call 617.309.2512, e-mail Kevin.Hudson@joslin.harvard.edu or visit: www.joslin.org/ginger