Our relationship with prestigious corporations in the food and beverage industries provides support for scholarship events, conferences, educational seminars and more. Our current partners are listed below.Through our partnership program, prestigious corporations connect with, and help support, key women leaders of Les Dames d''Escoffier International in the food, fine beverage and hospitality industries. You are invited to partner with Les Dames d''Escoffier International and reach our key influencers of professional women in the food, fine beverage and hospitality industries.
Wente Family Estates
Visit Website at: www.wentevineyards.com
Founded in 1883, Wente Vineyards is the oldest continuously-operated, family-owned winery in the country; owned and managed by the fourth and fifth generations of the Wente family. The winery is certified sustainable and draws from estate vineyards in the Livermore Valley, San Francisco Bay and Arroyo Seco, Monterey appellations to create an outstanding portfolio of fine wines.
Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute
Visit Website at: www.alaskaseafood.org
The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) is a public-private partnership between the state of Alaska and the Alaska seafood industry to promote its wild, natural, and sustainable seafood. ASMI works with foodservice operators to support their efforts to provide healthy, sustainable, and delicious meals to their customers. www.alaskaseafood.org
Visit Website at: www.chefwear.com
Chefwear was founded over 25 years ago by a female chef who revolutionized the chef apparel industry with the most comfortable 100% cotton pant. We are known for our comfort, quality and a vast selection of apparel for the entire team — back of house and front of house. We work with every type of food service business regardless of its size - large hotel and restaurant chains, independent restaurants, culinary schools, corporate foodservice, university foodservice, grocery stores, country clubs, casinos, cruise ships and TV shows. Chefwear is, and has always been, run by chefs, for chefs. www.chefwear.com
Chateau Ste. Michelle
Visit Website at: www.smwe.com
Founded in 1934, Chateau Ste. Michelle pioneered vinifera grape growing in Washington State and has been producing classic European varietal wines under the Ste. Michelle label since 1967. The winery combines an ongoing dedication to research with a commitment to classic winemaking traditions. The winery owns 3,900 acres of vineyards in the Columbia Valley of Eastern Washington, including Canoe Ridge Estate and Cold Creek, which are LIVE and Salmon Safe certified. Located in Woodinville, just outside of Seattle, the winery offers daily winery tours, tastings and unique wine experiences in its newly remodeled Visitor Center. The winery is also home to a popular summer concert series featuring top recording artists.
Visit Website at: www.ornua.com
Kerrygold butter and cheeses are made from the milk of cows that graze on Ireland's lush, green pastures for up to 300 days a year. Ireland has one of the longest grass-growing seasons in the world. Kerrygold butter is prized for its natural golden color, derived from the beta-carotene in the intensely green Irish grass. The distinctive, rich flavor of Kerrygold butter is revered by home bakers and food connoisseurs in the U.S. and throughout the world. For more information about Kerrygold dairy products, visit www.kerrygoldusa.com. Follow Kerrygold USA on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
National Processed Raspberry Council
Visit Website at: www.redrazz.org
Created in 2013, the National Processed Raspberry Council (NPRC) is responsible for marketing processed raspberries (Individually Quick Frozen, Puree, Juice Concentrate) in the U.S. and is committed to promoting the growth of the entire industry. Processed raspberries are frozen at the peak of ripeness to lock in flavor and nutrition. NPRC's mission is to invest in research on the health and wellness benefits of raspberry consumption and communicate the advantages of raspberries to consumers, food manufacturers and foodservice decision makers in order to build demand and secure the long-term viability of the industry. Learn more at www.redrazz.org.
Beautiful Briny Sea
Visit Website at: www.beautifulbrinysea.com
Suzi Sheffield, a self taught cook and veteran restaurateur, founded Beautiful Briny Sea in 2011. The artisan dry goods company was born of her love for and appreciation of those who work with the land. Each and every ingredient in Beautiful Briny Sea’s salts, sugars and other sundries is sourced and gathered with integrity: locally grown herbs, foraged mushrooms, organic spices and hand-harvested salts from around the world. Thanks to her creativity and years of experience with specialty foods, Suzi is able to expertly blend uncommon and unexpected ingredients, resulting in one-of-a-kind goods that lend flavor to fine cooking. The Beautiful Briny Sea line has 14 salt blends, 6 sugars and celebrates partnerships and collaborations with Williams-Sonoma, Jenis Ice Cream, Delta Airlines, Whole Foods and restaurant and beverage programs throughout the country.
Visit Website at: www.brevilleusa.com
Breville designs and engineers kitchen tools to deliver commercial quality performance that look great and are easy to use. We are passionate about listening to what obstacles the home chef encounters and creating a simple solution. We strive to capture those simple moments in the kitchen where everything comes together - the cook, the ingredients, the dish. Everything we create is designed to help you love your food and inspire brilliance in your kitchen.
Visit Website at: www.cakebread.com
Since its founding in 1973, Cakebread Cellars has developed a reputation for producing world-class wines. Its success is built on quality, consistency and continuity, characteristics which apply equally to the grapes, the wines, the people and the operation of the winery. The Cakebread family remains committed to creating fine Napa Valley wines of distinction.
Visit Website at: www.brownies.com
Since 1992 Fairytale Brownies has had a single mission — spread joy, one little brown square at a time. Every batch of the delicious, gourmet treats is baked by hand using all natural, premium ingredients and an exclusive family recipe that’s over 50 years old. Each Fairytale Treat (including brownies, cookies and bars) is individually wrapped for freshness and certified kosher. And the hand-packed gifts can ship anywhere in the world. Pretty sweet, huh? Brownies.com
Visit Website at: www.mahatmarice.com
Mahatma Rice, America’s favorite rice, provides good wholesome nutrition and is the trusted brand to turn out perfectly every time. It is sold in long grain white rice, whole grain brown, parboiled, flavored mixes, Thai Jasmine and Basmati. Mahatma's popularity is attributed to its consistent fluffy texture and quality.
Visit Website at: www.rolandfood.com
Roland Foods is a New York-based specialty foods company founded in 1934, that operates as a platform to connect food producers and consumers globally. We are a “one-stop shop” for both common and hard-to-find ingredients and foreign delicacies. We collaborate with more than 300 suppliers from around the world to source a catalog of 1,600 packaged food products. You can find Roland Foods wherever food is being shared, from market shelves to professional kitchens.
Visit Website at: www.sunnylandfarms.com
Sunnyland Farms is a 1,760 acre farm nestled in the heart of Pecan Country (Albany, Georgia). Since 1948, we have been the premier provider of Gourmet Georgia Pecans, Nut Mixes, Fine Chocolates, Dried Fruits, Homemade Candies, and an assortment of Specialty Edible Gifts for all occasions. Our incredible Heart Healthy and Kosher-Certified Pecans are the perfect treat for yourself and perfect for gift giving.
Visit Website at: www.zingermansbakehouse.com/
Zingerman’s Bakehouse is an artisan bakery in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Since 1992, we've created crusty breads, tasty pastries, delightful cakes and more. We even offer classes for home bakers. Ship our baked goods to your door at zingermans.com.
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