Press Release – June 18, 2010
H5O BISTRO & BAR HOSTED MAY COOKING FOR KIDS FUNDRAISER
Executive Chef Nick Yanes prepared gourmet dinner
benefiting Morrison Child and Family Services
Portland, Ore. – May 20, 2010 – From left: Executive Chef Nick Yanes demonstrates cooking techniques; guests prepare to enjoy their gourmet dinner; Lynn Penner-Ash of Penner-Ash Wine Cellars poses with Yanes at the “Cooking for Kids” dinner.
PORTLAND, Ore. – H5O bistro & bar hosted the “Cooking for Kids” fundraising dinner, a culinary event benefiting Morrison Child and Family Services, on Thursday, May 20, 2010.
Executive Chef Nick Yanes demonstrated several cooking techniques for the guests as he prepared the multi-course “Latin in Love” themed dinner. Each dish was paired with wine selections from Penner-Ash Wine Cellars of Newberg, Ore.
“It was a pleasure to host this event and help raise money for an important organization that contributes to the success of our community,” said Yanes.
The event at H5O bistro & bar was one of more than 30 “Cooking for Kids” fundraiser dinners being held at Oregon’s finest restaurants. All proceeds from the event benefited Morrison Child and Family Services, an organization dedicated to providing mental health and child welfare services for Oregon children and their families.
For more information about H5O bistro & bar, visit http://www.h5obistro.com.
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About H5O bistro & bar
H5O bistro & bar, located along the scenic Willamette River in downtown Portland, features cuisine by Chef Nick Yanes (YAW-nes) that is classic yet modern. Yanes’ creativity and passion inspire cutting edge menu selections for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert. H5O bistro & bar boasts a welcoming, earth-tone interior that showcases its beautiful Northwest setting with wall-length windows overlooking the popular Tom McCall Waterfront Park with a backdrop of several famous Portland bridges and waterways. H5O bistro & bar is inside Hotel Fifty at 50 Southwest Morrison Street. For more information, visit http://www.H5Obistro.com or call (503) 484-1415.
About Coastal Hotel Group
Coastal Hotel Group is a privately held, Seattle-based hotel hospitality management company specializing in distinctive luxury hotels, resorts, inns, and lodges. Established in 1987, Coastal Hotel Group has earned a reputation for providing remarkable lodging choices for the discerning traveler. For more information, visit http://www.CoastalHotels.com.
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