Carmel Valley resident Grace Abdo, chef and founder of La Reine des Macarons (in French, “The Queen of Macarons”) will feature her gourmet, gluten-free food delicacy at Williams-Sonoma in Fashion Valley mall located at 7007 Friars Road in San Diego on Sunday, Feb. 10, from 1-3 p.m.
In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Chef Abdo will offer heart-shaped macarons for sale with a portion of proceeds donated back to the non-profit organization, Hospice of the North Coast. The event will include: a chocolate ganache-making demonstration, samples of freshly made chocolate and three separate opportunity drawings to win a box of six macarons, eligible through point of purchase (individual macarons or boxes of six).
The family-friendly event is free and open to the public. A portion of all proceeds from macaron sales will be donated to assist Hospice of the North Coast provide fully-integrated care services for patients seeking a peaceful end-of-life experience and bereavement education for family members. www.hospicenorthcoast.org.
For additional information, visit www.lareinedesmacarons.com, email grace@lareinedesmacarons or call (858) 243-4570.