Colorado Chapter: Cook With Chef Jorge

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Join us for this unique FUNdraising event, benefiting the Kelly de la Torre Scholarship Fund!


Chef Jorge de la Torre will be teaching participants how to prepare a three-course meal based on his favorite recipes. Limited to just 22 guests, we'll break up into teams of three, each working on one course, but enjoying all three together as a group.

In addition to cooking, we'll be tasting and pairing wine with each course, making you an all-around host for your next dinner party. The best part? The entire cost of your ticket is a tax deductible donation to the Kelly de la Torre Scholarship Fund. Win/win!

Questions? Contact Sally Hallingstad at [email protected]. We look forward to cooking with you!

About Chef Jorge
After graduation from culinary school, Jorge de la Torre worked at La Folie in San Francisco and the Hyatt Corporation at the Hyatt Waikoloa in Hawaii. He then moved to Vail, Colorado, and worked for Vail Associates at Two Elk Lodge, becoming the executive chef at Eagle’s Nest, Mid-Vail and Piney River Ranch.

In 1997, de la Torre opened the Rendezvous Bar and Grill in Beaver Creek, Colorado, and did a weekly TV cooking spot on Vail channel TV8. In 1998, he was made the executive chef of the Blue Chalk Café in Palo Alto, California. He returned to Vail as the chef/partner of Pasta Pronto where they won “Best New Restaurant” by the Vail Daily in 1999.

In 2001, de la Torre began his career as a culinary educator as a chef instructor for The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College in Philadelphia, PA. He joined Johnson & Wales University Denver in 2002 as the director of culinary operations and was promoted to the position of dean of culinary education in 2005 until 2021. Jorge is now the Culinary Director of Kitchen Network, a non-profit incubator/accelerator/commissary that helps people become successful in the culinary world.

Event Pricing:

Registration Deadline:
August 12th, 2022

Parking Details:
Parking details will be sent to registered guests

Walk-in Policy:
Walk-ins are not available for this event.

Cancellation/Refund Policy:
Registration is non-refundable, regardless of attendance. If you can no longer attend, please let us know.

Non-Solicitation Policy:
Don't forget your business cards! WEN has a non-solicitation policy – by attending this event, you agree to adhere to the policy. Review Our Policy

Recordings Prohibited:
WEN is an organization that provides educational opportunities to members and nonmembers; however, recording of the presentation, speaker, and / or content is prohibited. The presentation is property of the speaker and/or their organization and is not to be removed from the event without prior written consent. The Board may and will take remedial action against any individual, member, or any program participant in the event of non-adherence to this policy. Such action may range from a private or company-led warning, to suspension of WEN membership for a stated term or a prohibition on attending future WEN events. 

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8/17/2022 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Mountain Daylight Time
Kitchen Network 1785 Quebec St. Denver, CO 80220 UNITED STATES

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