L.A. Loves Alexs Lemonade Rallies Culinary & Entertainment Stars for Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation, Saturday

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Jimmy Kimmel, Laura Dern, Joe Mantegna, Timothy Olyphant, Camilla Belle, Pauley Perrette, Annabeth Gish, Kirsten Vangsness among Celebrities to Support Childhood Cancer Research

LOS ANGELES, CA  — Hosts Chef Suzanne Goin, Caroline Styne (Lucques, AOC, Tavern)  and David Lentz, (The Hungry Cat), are proud to announce the return of the L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade culinary event on Saturday, September 10, 2016. In addition to the chef talent in attendance, return supporters will include Jimmy Kimmel, Max Burkholder, Laura Dern, Nolan Gould, Joe Mantegna, Timothy Olyphant, Pauley Perrette, French Stewart, Bailee Madison and Kirsten Vangsness.

The 7th Annual L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade, sponsored by Northwestern Mutual and Volvo Cars of North America, invites food and wine lovers from all corners of the globe for an afternoon of fantastic fare, cocktails for a cause, children’s activities, silent and live auctions, and much more. The 2016 event will include chefs Adam Perry Lang, Giada De Laurentiis, Michael Voltaggio, April Bloomfield, Nancy Silverton, Chris Bianco, Donald Link, Jonathan Waxman, Michael Cimarusti, and Marc Vetri, and many more coming together to cook for childhood cancer cures. Guests will also experience wine tasting from over 50 vintners and the cocktail artistry of major mixologists, including Eric Alperin (The Varnish), Neal Bodenheimer (Cure) and Christiaan Röllich (Lucques), among others, who will craft signature drinks for attendees.

WHAT: Culinary and Entertainment Stars Join Battle Against Childhood Cancer At L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade Culinary Event

WHO: Camilla Belle – 10,000 B.C.,. The Lost World

Max Burkholder - Parenthood

Laura Dern – Enlightened, The Founder, The Master

Annabeth Gish – The X-Files

Nolan Gould – Modern Family

Pat Harvey – CBS2 Co-Anchor/Personality

Taylor Hay – Yes, Virginia, childhood cancer hero

Jimmy Kimmel and Molly McNearney – Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Bailee Madison – Good Witch, Just Go With It

Joe Mantegna - Criminal Minds

            Timothy Olyphant – Justified

Carlos Pena – former MLB player

Pauley Perrette – NCIS

Lauren Pritchard – Mad TV

Adam Rodriguez - Criminal Minds

French Stewart - Mom

Kirsten Vangsness – Criminal Minds

Alexa Vega - Nashville

ZZ Ward – musician

WHERE:               Royce Quad, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

WHEN:                  Saturday, September 10, 2016 – 12-4PM

Participating Chefs

Nick Anderer (New York, NY) – Maialino
Thomas Bellec (Los Angeles, CA) – THE Blvd Restaurant
Chris Bianco (Phoenix, AZ) – Pizzeria Bianco, Pane Bianco, Bar Bianco
April Bloomfield (New York, NY) – The Spotted Pig
Josef Centeno (Los Angeles, CA) – Baco Mercat
Adam Cherney, Amy Deaderick, Javier Espinoza, Mercedes Rojas (Los Angeles, CA) – THE LUCQUES GROUP
Michael Cimarusti (Los Angeles, CA) – Providence
Josiah Citrin (Los Angeles, CA) – Melisse, Charcoal Venice
Derek Dammann (Montreal, QC, Canada) – Maison Publique
Giada De Laurentiis (Las Vegas, NV) – Giada
Eva Ein (Santa Barbara, CA) – McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams
Susan Feniger (Los Angeles, CA) – Border Grill
Michael Fiorelli (Los Angeles, CA) – Love & Salt
Ben Ford (Los Angeles, CA) – Ford’s Filling Station
Jeremy Fox (Los Angeles, CA) – Rustic Canyon
Neal Fraser (Los Angeles, CA) – Redbird, BLD, ICDC, Fritzi Dog
Ray Garcia (Los Angeles, CA) – Broken Spanish
Andrew Gavalla & Shannon Swindle (Los Angeles, CA) – Craft
Valerie Gordon (Los Angeles, CA) – Valerie Confections
Cosmo Goss (Chicago, IL)- The Publican
Jonathan Grahm (Los Angeles, CA) – Compartes
Maria Hines (Seattle, WA) – Tilth, Golden Beetle, Agrodolce
Timothy Hollingsworth (Los Angeles, CA) – Otium, Barrel & Ashes
Bruce Kalman (Los Angeles, CA) – Union Pasadena, Knead & Co Pasta Bar + Market
Anthony Keene (Los Angeles, CA) – The London Hotel
Sara Kramer & Sarah Hymanson (Los Angeles, CA) – Madcapra
David Lentz (Los Angeles, CA) – The Hungry Cat
Donald Link (New Orleans, LA) – Pêche, Herbsaint, Cochon, Cochon Butcher
Jenn Louis (Portland, OR) – Sunshine Tavern, Lincoln Restaurant
Tyler Malek (Portland, OR + Los Angeles, CA) – Salt & Straw
Matt Molina (Los Angeles, CA) – Everson Royce Bar
Walter Manzke + Margarita Manzke (Los Angeles, CA) – Republique
Ori Menashe (Los Angeles, CA) – Bestia
Zoe Nathan (Los Angeles, CA) – Huckleberry
Dahlia Narvaez (Los Angeles, CA) – Mozza Restaurant Group
Bryant NG (Los Angeles, CA) – Cassia
Nancy Oakes & Dana Younkin (San Francisco, CA) – Boulevard Restaurant
Adam Perry Lang (New York, NY + Los Angeles, CA) – Serious BBQ
Chris Phelps & Zak Walters (Los Angeles, CA) – Salt’s Cure
Zachary Pollack (Los Angeles, CA) – Alimento
Ari Rosenson (Los Angeles, CA) – CUT
Steve Samson (Los Angeles, CA) – Sotto
Aaron Sanchez (New Orleans, LA) – Johnny Sanchez
Michael Schwartz (Miami, FL) – Fi’lia, The Genuine Hospitality Group
Sahar Shomali (Los Angeles, CA) – Lucques Group
Jon Shook & Vinny Dotolo (Los Angeles, CA) – Animal, Son of a Gun, Jon & Vinny’s
Nancy Silverton (Los Angeles, CA) – Mozza Restaurant Group
Frank Stitt (Birmingham, AL) – Highlands Bar and Grill
John Sundstrom (Seattle, WA) – Lark, Bitter/Raw, Slab Sandwich & Pie
Andy Sutton (Anaheim, CA) – Napa Rose

Suzanne Tracht (Los Angeles, CA) – Jar
Marc Vetri & Jeff Michaud (Philadelphia, PA) – Vetri
Bryan Voltaggio (Los Angeles, CA)? – Volt Restaurant
Michael Voltaggio (Los Angeles, CA) – ink.
Jonathan Waxman (New York, NY) – Barbuto
Rocco Whalen (Cleveland, OH) – Fahrenheit Charlotte
Jason Winters (Los Angeles, CA) – Urban Pie
Sherry Yard (Los Angeles, CA) – Ipic Group
Shiho Yoshikawa (Los Angeles, CA) – Sweet Rose Creamery


Marcos Tello – El Silencio
Beau du Bois – Corner Door
Darwin Manahan – Cliff’s Edge
Eric Alperin & Max Seaman – The Varnish
Christiaan Röllich – Lucques, a.o.c., and Tavern
Neal Bodenheimer – Cure


Amitié Wines
Black Sheep Finds
Chambers & Chambers Wine Merchants
Emanuel Tres Wines
Grandes Places Sélections
Gregory Condes Wines
Habit Wine Company
Hitching Post Wines
Hoxie Spritzer
Hudson Wine Brokers
Indigenous Selections
Jelly Roll Wines
Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant
Kimberly Jones Selections
La Fenêtre
Lang & Reed Wine Company
Langdon Shiverick Imports 
Martian Ranch and Vineyard 
Melville Winery, Samsara
Next Generation Wine Co.
Return to Terroir
Silverlake Wine, Everson Royce, Silverlake Wine Arts District
Storm Wines
Strange Family Vineyards
Tercero Wines
The Rare Wine Co.
The Wine House

Tyler Winery
Veritas Imports
Wenzlau Vineyard
Whitcraft Winery

*Please note that this list is subject to change


***All chefs have graciously donated their time, food and talent to the cause for this event***

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