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Barrie, Ontario, Canada, 2007/01/23 - Oscarís restaurant sponsors Barrie Winterfest and Festival of Ice, offering local youth a chance to be Chef-for-a-day with executive chefs Randy Feltis and Racheal Whitman - OscarsRestaurant.ca.
Barrie is a flurry of festivities this February, and Oscarís restaurant cooks up a whirlwind of fun as the exclusive fine and casual dining sponsor for Winterfest and Festival of Ice. On February 3rd and 4th, 2007, downtown Barrie transforms into a winter wonderland with family-friendly indoor and outdoor activities like dog sled rides, horse-drawn wagon rides, lumberjack shows, ice skating, polar bear swim, pancake breakfast and much more.
Ever wonder what goes on behind the kitchen doors of a restaurant? Here is the chance for local youth to learn how to dazzle and impress an audience with culinary talents. To heat things up and melt away the winter blues during Winterfest, teens can enter to be a ĎChef-for-a-dayí at Oscarís restaurant. Youth aged 13 to18 years-old are eligible to win the opportunity to chop, sautť and cook alongside Oscarís gourmet chefs Randy Feltis and Racheal Whitman. The lucky winners will be announced, and two local teens can spend the day out of their toques and in chef hats at Oscarís restaurant. Date will be announced after the draw.
ďOscarís is thrilled to play a major role as a sponsor to Barrieís Winterfest and Festival of Ice this year,Ē said Randy Feltis, owner and executive chef. ďWe want teens in the community to get motivated, and to introduce them to the world of culinary arts. There is a lot of hype now in mainstream media, with all the culinary reality shows, so we thought this would give them a chance to try something challenging and different. Being a ĎChef-for-a-dayí is a unique opportunity to get a firsthand glimpse behind the kitchen doors to what goes on in the Ďback of the houseí, and could potentially arm them with the skills of an Iron Chef!Ē.
Join in the merriment of this Barrie winter spectacular
Details for Winterfest and Festival of Ice:
Date: February 3-4, 2007
Barrie Waterfront, Heritage Park & Memorial Square
Oscarís restaurant provides an unparalleled culinary adventure complete with innovative fusion menus and an unmatched desire to bring new and innovative ideas in cuisine to Barrie Ė with a touch of cosmopolitan luxury Ė just north of Toronto! The menu at Oscarís introduces the concept of smaller Ďsamplerí dishes but also incorporates and appeals to the Ďsteak and potatoí market as well. Oscarís newly renovated space boasts an open concept dining area and lounge, as well as an intimate VIP room perfect for private parties or business meetings. Thursday nights at Oscarís features their Wine and Cheese Club, offering delicious samplings of Canadian Artesian cheeses complimented by an extensive wine menu. The nightlife at Oscarís transforms it into a truly exceptional and inspiring dining, cocktailing and entertaining experience with live DJís spinning until 2AM on weekends. Oscarís has truly become the supper club of choice for the Barrie nightlife savvy.
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