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CRAB, WINE & BEER DAYS 2014
Thank you for supporting Community Health Care!
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With Gratitude to all our participating
Chefs & Wineries!
We Congratulate the Winners of the
2014 Crab Cake Cook-Off &
Wine Tasting Competition!
PROFESSIONAL JUDGES' AWARDS
First Place: Mendo Bistro, Chef Nicholas Petti
Second Place: The Restaurant, Chef Josh Gettys
Third Place: Cliff House, Chef Scott Effinger
First Place: Ray's Station, Hopland, NV Brut
Husch Vineyards, Philo, 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
Toulouse Vineyards, Philo, 2012 Pinot Gris
PEOPLES' CHOICE AWARDS
First Place: Little River Inn, Chef Mark Dym
Second Place: Mendo Bistro, Chef Nicholas Petti
Third Place: Mendo Bistro-Barbelow,
Chef Jaimi Parsons
First Place: Maple Creek Winery, Yorkville
Second Place: Toulouse Vineyards, Philo
Third Place: Handley Cellars, Philo
It all begins days earlier with the perfect seafood fume. Tomatoes, onions, garlic & seasonings are blended during a long simmer. Hundreds of pounds of fresh Dungeness crab, caught off the North coast and donated by Noyo Harbor's Caito Fisheries fills the giant Crab pot! MCC Staff serves our Cioppino Dinner family-style with tossed salad, Cafe Beaujolais bread for dipping, dessert, locally roasted Thanksgiving Coffee, bibs and lots of napkins! North Coast Brewing Company beer & Mendocino County wines are available in the no-host Crabby Bar.
Silent Auction at all three seatings! Buy your Raffle Tickets!
Crab Cake Cook-Off & Wine Tasting Competition
Crab Cakes ~ Thousands of succulent crab cakes! Wines from America's Greenest Wine Region! A winning combination! Sample hand-crafted crab cakes prepared by Mendocino chefs while sipping Mendocino wines! Participants vie for the Professional Judges' Awards bestowed by a prestigious panel of media headed by Jimmy Im from acclaimed Conde Nast Traveler & Freda Moon from the New York Times! Vote your favorite for the coveted Peoples' Choice Awards and see how you match up!
Taste the best of Mendocino as you sample microbrews and wares from our fine food purveyors. Enjoy Kemmy's Pies with Thanksgiving Coffee. Nibble on goat cheese from Pennyroyal Farms.
Buy your Raffle tickets for a chance to spend a week in a Costa Rica Villa!