4th annual Gourmet Soiree Wednesday
By ADVOCATE STAFF REPORT
Nov. 1, 2010 at 6:01 a.m.
Updated Nov. 2, 2010 at 6:02 a.m.
The Junior League of Victoria will host its fourth annual Gourmet Soiree from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Victoria Country Club.
The luncheon also includes a cooking demonstration by Chef Monica Pope.
Pope, the 2009 Best Chef at the Houston Culinary Awards, is the owner of t'afia and Beaver's in Houston. She earned her chef's title at Prue Leith's School of Food and Wine in London.
Her newest restaurant t'afia has been featured in national publications including Gourmet, Bon Appetit and Fortune.
She has published a digital cookbook, "Eat Where Your Food Lives."