Savor The Season at Caliza
The Taylor Haugen Foundation will hold the seventh annual Savor The Season fundraiser at Caliza Pool in Alys Beach on Thursday, November 3, 2016, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Savor The Season has grown to become one of the most popular culinary events in South Walton, Florida. Situated around the magical Caliza Pool at Alys Beach, the event will feature ten of the area’s finest chefs showcasing their talents with signature dishes. The evening will be filled with great food, wine tasting, live and silent auction, and live entertainment provided by national recording artist, Michael J. Thomas.
The ten participating chefs/restaurants include:
Chef Dan Vargo, Seagar’s Prime Steaks & Seafood
Chef Drew Dzejak, Caliza Restaurant
Chef Mark Eichin, Restaurant Paradis
Chef Chris Mongogna, Nola Boiling Company
Chef Heidi McAnulla, Bake My Destin
Chef Ruston Johnson, Ruth's Chris Steak House
Chef Christopher Holbrook, CHL Signature Catering of 30A
Chef Heyward McKenzie, Culinary Catering 365
Chef Todd Misener, Stinky's Fish Camp
Chef Camille Withall, George's at Alys Beach
Tickets for Savor The Season are $75 per person and be purchased online at www.thfsavortheseason.org. Sponsorship level tables/groups available at diamond, platinum and gold levels.
Come and enjoy the wine tasting, silent and live auctions, and delicious gourmet cuisine made by the finest local chefs from Panama City to Destin, Florida. Savor the Season benefits the Taylor Haugen Foundation.
The Taylor Haugen Foundation was created to honor the memory of the 15-year-old Niceville High School student who passed away after an injury sustained during a football game on August 30, 2008. Proceeds from Savor The Season help support the Taylor Haugen Foundation’s YESS (Youth Equipment for Sports Safety) Program. The primary goal of the YESS Program is to reduce the number of sports-related abdominal injuries in middle and high school athletes. The YESS Program provides awareness of abdominal injuries and equips youth contact sports teams with the same technologically advanced safety equipment worn by professional and collegiate athletes. Working directly with school administrators, the THF Board of Directors actively participates in a variety of meetings and activities to present the benefits of wearing sports safety equipment. Through collaboration with vendors, the YESS program provides interested middle and high school athletic teams with matching grants to purchase “state of the art” safety equipment.
Caliza Restaurant is a magical open-air restaurant and bar in Alys Beach at Caliza Pool. The spectacular setting overlooking the infinity pool, complemented by candles, soft lighting and comfortable coastal breezes make dining at Caliza truly memorable. Enjoying signature cocktails while watching the sunset on the rooftop terrace is a popular way to start the evening of camaraderie and culinary excellence. Caliza Restaurant is located in the town of Alys Beach, one mile west of Rosemary Beach and one mile east of Watersound Parkway. Upon entering Alys Beach, from Scenic 30A, turn north onto Somerset Street and Caliza is a quarter mile ahead on the right. Reservations are recommended but not required. Please call 850-213-5700.
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