More photos from last weeks 4th Annual Flavors of Philly

The American Liver Foundation’s 4th annual Flavors of Philadelphia ( was a hot ticket last night, as the city hails the culinary soirée of the year. Two dozen “prep kitchens” rolled into the elegant Crystal Tea Room to provide each of the local celebrity chefs a private space to prepare their outstanding, gourmet four-course meal for their very own of table of twelve lucky guests. Flavors of Philadelphia patrons were treated like royalty as they began their culinary adventure with exquisite hors d’ oeuvres before sitting down for a personally prepared, specially designed menu, complete with wine pairings. (Nutter was there, not rapping though)

Laura Burkhardt who was the celebrity chef for Susanna Foo, gave the Mayor his first meal of the night.Voted “Woman on the Move” by Mainline Life Newspapers Sarah Dohney of who helped put the whole thing together. I really love this shot of Nutter and Sarah.
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Laura leads her table in song and dance Thom Cardwell and the chefs and servers of XIX/Nineteen
April Margera, the long-suffering mother of MTV prankster Bam Margera, was among special guests Feb. 26 at the American Liver Foundation’s 4th annual Flavors of Philadelphia at the Crystal Tea Room. Here she hands out her latest cookbook to the guests at the Philadelphia Park Casino’s Park Grille tables who were about to enjoy Chef David Zuckerman’s four course dinner.

This shot made the Philly Inquirer
Playing with fire, April Margera (left), mother of “Jackass” star Bam Margera, finishes creme brulees forthe Flavors of Philadelphia. With her at the Tuesday benefit was Marian Rothstein, Bam’s mother-in-law. (Philadelphia Inquirer 3/2/08)