• Save the Date! December 9 - 10, 2017
  • Photo: Tom Colicchio
  • Photo: Jacques Pépin
  • Photo: Victor Albisu, Chef/Owner, Del Campo, Taco Bamba
  • Photo: BBQ Bash!
  • Photo: Duff Goldman
  • Photo: RAMW Grand Tasting Pavilion Samples
  • Photo: Beer, Wine & Spirits Garden
  • Photo: Samples on the exhibit floor
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Join us for the 12th annual MetroCooking DC Show! The ultimate food lover’s weekend returns to the Washington Convention Center December 9-10, 2017.

Whether you’re an aspiring home cook or expert entertainer, the two-day culinary extravaganza provides a one-of-a-kind experience for all food and entertaining enthusiasts.

Enjoy cooking demos and book signings with top Celebrity Chefs. Sample from over 50 local restaurants in the Grand Tasting Pavilion. Wash down your fare with a local brew from the Beer, Wine and Spirits Garden. Learn new techniques and tips in the Taste Talk Workshops. Sharpen your skills in the pop-up cooking school. Meet your favorite James Beard award-winning chef and see them whip up delicious dishes live on the James Beard Stage.

Plus, shop from hundreds of specialty food vendors in the exhibitor marketplace! Chances are, you’ll discover a new favorite hot sauce!


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  • Grillbot's
  • Ajiri Tea
  • American Kitchen
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