Culinary

Junior Achievement of South Florida’s Circle of Wise Women host JA World Uncorked VI presented by Breakthru Beverage Florida on Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 from 6:30pm to 10:30pm at their unique venue JA World Huizenga Center in Coconut Creek at the Broward College Campus.

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The Uncorked Experience will delight the senses with tantalizing bites, premier wines & spirits and intriguing craft beers with amazing desserts from South Florida’s best culinary establishments inside the mini-city known as JA World. Returning Chef Chairs, Wes Bonner and  Marc Gruverman with Jeff Vincent lead the culinary brigade. Paula DaSilva, former 3030 Ocean Executive Chef and a veteran of TV’s Hell’s Kitchen is our Honorary Culinary Chair. The International Culinary Institute at the Art Institute Fort Lauderdale provides a team of Culinary Students to assist with prep and serving.

Napa and Sonoma Culinary Courtyards

American Social Logo
America's Backyard with Chef Shashank Agtey Logo
Beauty & The Feast, CWW Lounge Exclusive Logo
Box of Chacos, with Chef David Peck Logo
Chef's Palette Café & Grill Logo
C.W.S. Lake Worth with Chef Joshua Hedquist Logo
Fat Boyz BBQ Logo
The Feisty Bull Logo
Garzón Restaurant Logo
Hard Rock Café, Hollywood Logo
Healthy Xpress Logo
Hoffman's Chocolates Logo
Hugh's Culinary Logo
McCoy's Oceanfront at the Pompano Beach Marriott Logo
Piccolo Ristorante with Chef Andres Avayú Logo
Publix Aprons Cooking School Plantation with Chef Chair Wes Bonner Logo
The Roasted Fig with Chef Freddy Kunkel Logo
Sea Level Restaurant & Ocean Bar with Chef Jason Connelly Logo
Shake Shack Logo
Sideways Confections Logo
Tropic Gourmet with Chef Rolin Gordon Logo
Cappuccino Express Logo

THE CIRCLE LOUNGE

Dessert Bash Bites

A Whole Heap with Chad Thilborger Logo
Cold Stone Creamery/Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Logo
Crave Rum Bakery Logo
JOJI Yogurt Logo

Circle of Wise Women Lounge – Members Only

Beauty & The Feast, CWW Lounge Exclusive Logo
Cake Delirium, CWW Lounge Exclusive Logo
Brown Bag Popcorn Co. Logo
Korbel Champagne Logo

By Invitation Only

Stache’s Sponsor Pavilion & Grand Cru Terrace

Breakthru Beverage Mixology and Training Center’s Nick Nistico, with Brian Freed and the team at Stache 1920’s Drinking Den, introduce a cocktail takeover featuring the Jack Daniel’s Family of Brands, Jackson Family Wines, Korbel California Champagnes and Woodford Reserve.

Funky Buddha Craft Food Counter & Kitchen with Chef Chair Jeff Vincent Logo
The Capital Grille Fort Lauderdale with Chef Chair Marc Gruverman Logo
Publix Aprons Cooking School Plantation with Chef Chair Wes Bonner Logo
Stache, 1920’s Drinking Den featuring Nick Nistico, Breakthru Beverage Logo
Sidecar Kitchen with Adam & Chef Hector Logo
JP's Chocolate Shoppe Logo
Stache Coffee Den’s Panther Cold Brew Logo
Woodford Reserve Logo

Culinary Team

Resident Chef Wes Bonner, Publix Aprons Cooking School

Executive Chef Marc Gruverman, The Capital Grille

Executive Chef Jeff Vincent, Funky Buddha Brewery Craft Food Counter & Kitchen

Nick Nistico, Breakthru Beverage Florida Program Specialist

Brian Freed, Stache 1920’s Drinking Den & Coffee Bar

John Linn, Funky Buddha Brewery

Chef Director John “Jack” Kane, Student Chef Liaison

Chad Thilborger, A Whole Heap of Goodness, Dessert Bash Host

Executive Chef Paula DaSilva, Honorary Culinary Chair

Samantha Chiz & Katie Leibick, Breakthru Beverage Florida Liaisons

Grant Rook, Brown Forman, Official Spirit Sponsor