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  • James Syhabout | Benefiting The James Beard Foundation
    Laotian-Style Barbecue Hosted by Acclaimed Chef of Michelin-Starred Commis: In Oakland, California (1)

    Laotian-Style Barbecue Hosted by Acclaimed Chef of Michelin-Starred Commis

    Experience a relaxed summer-time meal where acclaimed chef James Syhabout lets loose with flavors inspired by his cultural heritage. Hands-on participation is encouraged.  

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    $150/person Subtotal $1,800

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    • Laotian-style barbecue cookout and family-style menu with Chef James Syhabout
    • Interactive stations for guests to participate in preparing foods
    • Due to Chef Syhabout’s use of marinades and sauces infused with shellfish, this experience is not recommended for those with shellfish allergies
    • Playlist provided by Chef Syhabout upon request
    • Alcohol is not included; Chef James can share a list of recommended beverages for guests to purchase
    • Pre-event consultation to discuss menu options and beverage pairing suggestions
    • All equipment, ingredients, decor, and cleanup will be included
    • Guests are required to have a grill and provide seating
    • Rentals can be coordinated for an additional fee
    • Experience provided in English (US)

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    • Will be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and time, based on luminary’s availability
    • This experience is non-refundable after scheduling is complete

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