August 2011

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058 Dice Tomatoes: Recap Of Lincoln County “Cuisine In The Country 2011” With Rodney Mehring

We’re broadcasting from Gina Gavan’s FEED (Fremont East Farmers Market) in Downtown Las Vegas and our guest is Rodney Mehring, a producer from Caliente, NV, who brings us up-to-date on the recent Cuisine In The Country event held at Buckhorn Ranch in Alamo and supported by a small army of Mario Batali and Lidia and Joe Bastianich Vegas chefs and their associates.

This was a great event held in the beautiful Pahranagat Valley, a true oasis in the Nevada desert.

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John Donovan
General Manager
Dice Tomatoes

 

Batali’s Las Vegas Restaurants Partner With Lincoln County NV Producers Cooperative’s 2011 “Cuisine In The Country”

Amazing food in the country. The chefs of Mario Batali’s Las Vegas restaurants, B&B Ristorante, Carnevino Italian Steakhouse, and Otto Pizzeria, are partnering with the Lincoln County, NV Producer’s Cooperative for the second year to bring you “Cuisine in the Country.” Festivities begin at 5:00 pm on Saturday, August 20, and will again be held at Buckhorn Ranch in Alamo, Nevada, 90 miles north of Las Vegas. Come to a working ranch where you can enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while exploring the many facets of Buckhorn Ranch.

The Batali Chefs will feature an Italian inspired casual dinner created from the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, and meats. Featured this year will be a whole Lincoln County beef, goat, classic Italian salads and vegetable dishes, and then there are the desserts…. This year Batali’s Sommeliers have created a wine pairing to compliment the courses.

Between the embracing beauty of the Pahranagat Valley and the good cheer created by exceptional food and drink, this event promises to be one of the culinary highlights of the year. Tickets are priced at $100 per person and must be purchased in advance through the www.lincolncountynevada.com website. A limited number of tickets are available and will be refundable until August 12th.

For more information visit www.lincolncountynevada.com, call 775-962-3921, or email assistance can be obtained from west@unce.unr.edu. This event is brought to you by the Lincoln County, NV Producer’s Cooperative in partnership with the Lincoln Communities Action Team (LCAT).

057 Dice Tomatoes: Mario Batali and Lidia and Joe Bastianich’s Las Vegas Chefs To Cook For 2011 “Cuisine In The Country”

August 11, 2011
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057 Dice Tomatoes: Mario Batali and Lidia and Joe Bastianich’s Las Vegas Chefs To Cook For 2011 “Cuisine In The Country” They’re back…! Last year Zach Allen, Doug Taylor and a small army of Las Vegas Batali and Bastianich’s chefs and their associates dedicated their time to promote an amazing dinner on a ranch located […]

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056 Dice Tomatoes: Chef Geno Bernardo of Nove Italiano Visits Gina Gavan’s Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market

August 7, 2011
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056 Dice Tomatoes: Chef Geno Bernardo of Nove Italiano Visits Gina Gavan’s Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market From his beautiful 280 seat restaurant on the 51st floor of the Las Vegas Palms Hotel, Chef Geno Bernardo has found his Italian roots and creates some of the best cuisine that this city has to offer. Chef Geno […]

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055 Dice Tomatoes: Jeff Victor President of Fremont Street Experience Visits Downtown FEED Farmers Market

August 6, 2011
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055 Dice Tomatoes: Jeff Victor President of Fremont Street Experience Visits Downtown FEED Farmers Market While music played from the stage and shoppers were delighting in visiting the many local producers’ tables in the Azul Club we were fortunate to have a guest join us that could speak from a position of expertise about Downtown Las Vegas. […]

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054 Dice Tomatoes: David Scott, Member of the Australian Beegees, Raves About FEED Farmers Market

August 6, 2011
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054 Dice Tomatoes: David Scott, Australian Beegees, Raves About FEED Farmers Market “..Everything is here for me.” I had no idea who that was playing the guitar and singing from the stage overlooking the crowds of shoppers at the Downtown Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market but many locals knew it was David Scott, one of the Australian […]

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052 Dice Tomatoes: (Part Three) Chef Franco Visits Gina Gavan’s Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market

August 6, 2011
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052 Dice Tomatoes: (Part Three) Chef Franco Visits Gina Gavan’s Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market We were pleased to see Chef Franco returning again to Gina Gavan’s FEED Downtown Las Vegas Farmers market and his opening remarks on this segment of Dice Tomatoes radio about says it all.  The fragrance and perfume from the mix […]

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051 Dice Tomatoes: Lincoln County 2011 Cuisine In The Country Update From Rodney Mehring

August 5, 2011
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051 Dice Tomatoes: Lincoln County 2011 Cuisine In The Country Update From Rodney Mehring, Blue Lizard Farm Are there really blue lizards up there in Lincoln County…?  Well, according to Rodney Mehring there are but only during their mating season.  Thought you all should know that. It was another great FEED Farmers Market and it […]

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050 Dice Tomatoes: Studio 8 Ten Visits Gina Gavan’s Downtown Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market

August 5, 2011
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050 Dice Tomatoes: Studio 8 Ten Visits Gina Gavan’s Downtown Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market “… people with disabilities can do much more than they are often given credit for…they have the same types of dreams, goals, and talents as the rest of their community…” These words are taken right off the Studio 8 Ten […]

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049 Dice Tomatoes: (Part Two) Chef Franco Interviews on Dice Tomatoes Radio from Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market

August 1, 2011
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049 Dice Tomatoes: (Part Two) Chef Franco Interviews on Dice Tomatoes Radio from Las Vegas FEED Farmers Market If you’re one of the 80,000 or so loyal readers of the La Voce News Magazine published in Las Vegas each month you’re sure to recognize Chef Franco’s name. His monthly column is always a big hit […]

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