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2017 Event is Sold Out

Hosted on Thursday, September 21 at 6:00PM
Abilene Country Club
4039 S. Treadaway Blvd. | Abilene, TX 79602 | (Map It)

About the Gala
The Texas Cookbook Gala is one of the featured fundraisers sponsored by the Friends of the Abilene Public Library and the Diane Graves Owens Foundation. The gala will feature some of the finest Texas Chefs and Vintners.

Hosted at the Abilene Country Club, guests come dressed in their finest to enjoy an evening of friends and fine cuisine from the featured festival cookbook author/s, and enjoy a selection of wines from Texas vintners.

Be sure to get your tickets early as it will afford you with a unique opportunity to enjoy the company of the featured chefs this year.
Photo: Cookbook Gala Table
Ticket Information
20 - 2016-09-22 City Librarian Lori Grumet with Dick & Leila Meacham at the Texas Cookbook Gala

Underwriting Sponsors are $3,000: Includes a table of 8, acknowledgement in the program and at the gala, and seating with a celebrity chef/author or vintner.

Patron Sponsors are $1,800: Includes a table for 8 and acknowledgement in the program as a patron sponsor.

Individual Sponsors are $225 each.

This festival event is SOLD OUT.

Featured Festival Cookbook Author 
Tiffany Harelik
Austin, TX
Tiffany Harelik is a native Texan author with more than a dozen cookbooks who has lectured on food culture all over the globe.  With titles including The Trailer Food Diaries series, The Big Bend Cookbook, The Terlingua Chili Cookbook, and The Big Country Cookbook, her titles continue to grow.  Born in Austin, but raised in Buffalo Gap, this former rattlesnake roundup queen's current body of work has been featured in Eater, Thrillist, Examiner, The Austin Chronicle, The Austin American Statesman, The Houston Chronicle, and more, with her recipes being shared with countless foodies everywhere.  Be sure you meet up with her at this year's festival.
Past Festival's Featured Cookbook Gala Vintners
Becker Vineyards
(Fredericksburg, TX)

McPherson Cellars
(Lubbock, TX)
Lost Oak
Lost Oak Winery
(Burleson, TX)

202 Cedar St.
Abilene, TX 79601
PH: 325-677-2474

Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM - 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM - 6PM
Sundays | Closed

4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
Abilene, TX 79606
PH: 325-698-7565

Mon, Tues, Thurs | 10AM - 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 10AM - 6PM
Sundays | 1PM - 6PM

1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
Abilene, TX 79603
PH: 325-437-7323

Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM - 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM - 6PM
Sundays | Closed

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