Monterey County’s finest chefs will showcase the versatility of the artichoke and share their own preparation techniques at our Artichoke Festival Chef Demos.

CHEFS! If you’d like to demonstrate your fabulous artichoke recipes at the Artichoke Festival Chef Demos,
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The Artichoke Festival Chef’s Demos will be in the Seaside Room at the Monterey County Fair & Event Center

2004 Fairground Rd, Monterey
Monterey, CA 93940

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Find our full schedule of Chef’s Demos here

Brandon Miller

Owner and Chef, Paella LLC

Kevin Fisher

Executive Sous Chef at Sea Root, Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

Ivan Guadarrama

Executive Chef at Tarpy’s

Luis Osorio

Executive Chef at Rio Grill

Hondo Hernandez

Pit Boss at Showoff BBQ

Jason Giles

Executive Chef and Director of Nutrition Services at Salinas Valley Health

David Pasculli

Owner and Chef, Sammich’d

Sarah Cook

Owner and Chef, Café Carmel