Over 1,300 hungry Borgata fans took over The Event Center on Saturday, November 10 for the resort’s annual Savor Borgata: The Ultimate Food Experience, an interactive festival that celebrates all things culinary. Borgata’s all-star team of chefs served guests their signature dishes.
All-star chef, and The Water Club’s Lifestyle Consultant, Geoffrey Zakarian joined Savor Borgata guests in an intimate Sunroom setting for an evening of bubbles and fine dining. The Chef set the mood and found the perfect food to create magical moments with Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, and Ruinart champagnes.
Borgata celebrated 15 years as Atlantic City’s premiere resort destination with an outdoor food festival designed for all ages on July 7. Hosted by Iron Chefs Michael Symon and Geoffrey Zakarian, Borgata Birthday Bash featured live music by Lost in Paris and The American Bombshells, as well with plenty of family friendly games and activities.
Iron Chef, and Lifestyle Consultant for Borgata’s Water Club, Geoffrey Zakarian lent his humor and signature style to Savor Borgata weekend during an interactive cooking demo at The Music Box. On the menu, the Chef made Chicken Paillard with salad and a Dark and Stormy cocktail, and even though he prepared the dishes step by step for the full house, he also took plenty of questions from the audience and revealed some helpful culinary tips.
There’s a whole lot more than the standard gin and tonic these days! Join renowned Chef, Food Network personality, and The Water Club’s lifestyle consultant Iron Chef Geoffrey Zakarian for an afternoon of small bites and gin pairing at Wolfgang Puck American Grille. The afternoon of sips and nibbles will take place on September 9 starting at 1PM.
With the opening of Borgata‘s newest restaurant, Angeline by Michael Symon, avid foodies have certainly been speeding the buzz on their social media accounts. But did you know that our star chefs have their own Instagram accounts that give food fans a behind-the-scenes look at their cooking adventures? We’ve rounded up all of the must-follow accounts of our celebrity chefs so you can take a little Borgata culinary adventure whenever and wherever you are!
If you’re looking for a reason to unwind, relax, and perhaps have a little fun in the process, look no further than Borgata where we offer something for just about everyone, including ways to indulge and get your party on. We are, after all, the East Coast’s preeminent entertainment, dining, and resort destination. Need more motivation? Here are some of the top reasons to plan an escape to Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.
Iron Chef Geoffrey Zakarian is no stranger to Borgata: The acclaimed kitchen superstar is The Water Club‘s Culinary Lifestyle Consultant, and has taken part in many previous Savor Borgata weekends. This year, Chef Zakarian took to The Music Box stage on Saturday afternoon for an intimate cooking demonstration with two of his friends, TV host Marc Summers and The Chew star (and new Borgata Chef/Partner) Michael Symon.
The Chef’s hour long demo was a meat lovers’ dream come true: He prepared a beef tartare and a seared steak, and audience members had the opportunity to ask dozens of culinary-inspired questions. During the interactive Q&A, Zakarian provided plenty of interesting cooking insights for those in attendance:
And yes, we do mean delicacies, such as sushi, sashimi and the many variations of steak tartare. The use of raw protein ensures a freshness and taste that can easily be lost on the grill.
The traditional steak tartare is a French specialty that was originally served with tartare sauce in the 19th century, but has undergone a lot of regional changes – mostly involving the use of herbs and spices. Sushi and sashimi are Japanese delicacies that feature raw fish that exploded on the American scene in the 1980’s.
Much like eating your first raw oyster, fans of tartare and sushi took a bit of a plunge their first time (though these preparations are perfectly safe), but found gastronomic delights that can make you regret every time you’ve ever ordered something well done…