Spend a spring evening tasting your way through France’s very best. As Central Market celebrates the “nation of foodies,” San Antonio’s Broadway Central Market will transform into a tasting tour. Fête du France: A French Marché is from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday (May 15).
Your $20 donation at the door benefits Les Dames d’Escoffier, an international service organization made of of women in a wide range of culinary professions. Money collected goes into scholarship funds for young woman seeking education in culinary careers. In return, you’ll receive:
• A passport to Fête du France
• A commemorative wine glass
• A keepsake tote to begin your journey
In every department, sample delicious French finds like quiche, cassoulet, wines, Champagne, 18-month aged Comte, Trois Petit Cochon paté and ham, and Brioche Vendéene. Or, create your own crepe in the CM Cooking School
There will be traditional French music, artists to capture your likeness and street performers who will entertain you along the way.
Plus, take home a bounty of treats such as Mere de Poulard cookies, Michele Cluizel chocolates, Fallot Mustard, traditional French breads and other savory souvenirs in your complimentary tote.
All proceeds benefit the San Antonio chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier.