Teams Up With Wild Fork For Fun and Fundraiser

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, May 04, 2023 /24-7PressRelease/ — The South Florida chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier International (LDEI) is teaming up with the Wild Fork to host a Mother’s Day Tasting with Chef Jackie Kleis to celebrate this special date. The event will be held at 1451 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304, on Wednesday, May 10th, 2023, from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25, with all the proceeds going to Les Dames d’Escoffier South Florida a 510(c)3 non-profit supporting culinary eduation and suatainable initiatives in the food industry.

“We are thrilled to partner with the Wild Fork and host a Mother’s Day demo and tasting,” said Ann Stratte, President of Les Dames d’Escoffier South Florida Chapter. “This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who appreciates food to enjoy an evening with foodies and philanthropists.”

The May 10th celebration will feature a demo and tasting of different brunch and dinner ideas; some of the dishes that guests will be enjoy include: Quiche Lorraine Squares, Sea Scallops with Lemon Turmeric Butter Sauce, BI Cowboy Ribeye Angus with Truffle demi-Glace and more. Wild Fork will also give guests a free insulated bag and a 15% discount with no minimum purchase at the Fort Lauderdale store (good May 10th only).

“As a company, we look forward to hosting this event alongside Les Dames. We believe and support their mission of creating a supportive culture in their communities,” Jackie Kleis Wild Fork Foods’ Executive Chef and South Florida Dame. “We will provide high-quality ingredients, including the best meat cuts and seafood for this event, and will help Les Dames celebrate the mothers that are making a change in their communities and families.”

All the proceeds from the Mother’s Tasting will support women pursuing a career in culinary or hospitality and other chapter initiatives.

For more information about Les Dames South Florida Chapter or to register for the May 10th Mother’s Day Tasting, visit You can also follow Les Dames South Florida Chapter on Facebook on Instagram @LesDamesSouthFlorida.

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Les Dames d’Escoffier International (LDEI) is an international organization of women leaders who create a supportive culture in their communities to achieve excellence in the fields of food, beverage, and hospitality. The organization’s 2,400 members in 44 chapters in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the United Kingdom, France, and Italy provide leadership, educational opportunities, and philanthropy. LDEI chapters raised and donated more than $525,000 to community non-profits and philanthropic organizations in 2021. For more information, visit and follow on Instagram and Twitter @lesdamesintl and Facebook Les Dames d’Escoffier Int’l.

Wild Fork Foods is a specialty food retailer that offers high-quality beef, pork, chicken, lamb, seafood, and various specialty types of meat, such as bison, goat, goose, quail, and duck, all at discounted prices. They are owned and operated by JBS SA, one of the world’s largest food distributors.

Wild Fork seeks to be a “friendly butcher and personal chef” to its customers and offers recipes, cooking tips, and more on its website to help provide guidance throughout their shopping experience. Providing a big selection at affordable prices is at the heart of everything they believe. In addition, they pride themselves on the business model of controlling the whole processing chain from farm to Fork. For more information, visit and follow on Instagram and Twitter @wildforkfoods and Facebook Wild Fork Foods.

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