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Corey Lee

Benefiting The Asian Women's Shelter

Apprenticeship at Benu + Host an Exclusive Dinner Party

For one magical day, you can work side by side with Benu's kitchen staff to create your ideal celebratory meal. Plan the menu with Chef Corey Lee, bake a cake alongside Pastry Chef Courtney Schmidig and taste and select wines to pair with Master Sommelier Yoon Ha. Invite your guests to savour this celebratory meal at the most exclusive dinner party.

Location

San Francisco Bay

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$688/person ($5,500 total) add to wishlist ask a question

The Experience

Enjoy a unique apprenticeship opportunity at Corey Lee’s sublime Benu restaurant, known world over for its progressive Asian-influenced multi-course tasting menu. Experience first-hand what goes into each dish in this elite kitchen as you work directly with Chef Lee to create your menu, bake a cake with Pastry Chef Courtney Schmidig and select wines to accompany your meal with Master Sommelier Yoon Ha. Welcome your guests to savor this celebratory meal that you had a hand in planning and executing.

What's Included

  • A day’s apprenticeship in the Benu kitchen in San Francisco, California

  • Instruction on preparing Corey's progressive American and Asian-influenced cuisine

  • A tasting menu-style dinner in the Benu dining room including wine pairings

  • Additional guests (7) at $500 per guest (maximum 8 total)
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About This Luminary

Corey Lee

Chef

Corey Lee is a James Beard Award-winning chef and owner of the celebrated San Francisco restaurant Benu. Prior to opening Benu, Chef Lee was the chef de cuisine at The French Laundry. Corey has worked at some of the most acclaimed restaurants in the world, including seven 3-star Michelin restaurants in England, France and the U.S.

Corey Lee Supports

The Asian Women's Shelter

The mission of Asian Women's Shelter (AWS) is to eliminate domestic violence by promoting the social, economic and political self-determination of women. AWS is committed to every person's right to live in a violence-free home and has a specific focus towards addressing the cultural and language needs of immigrant, refugee, and U.S.-born Asian women and their children.

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