Renowned Guests to Cook on Dacor® Culinary Stage at Napa Valley Film Festival

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Dacor Culinary Stage to Host Nine Renowned Guests for Cooking Demonstrations and a Panel Discussion November 15th to 17th

Kara Lind, Kara’s Cupcakes president/founder, will spark palettes on the Dacor Culinary Stage.

We are excited to be part of this year’s Napa Valley Film Festival where we’ll partner with top chefs and culinary talents for an indulgent weekend on the Dacor Culinary Stage, says Steve Joseph, president of Dacor.

Dacor®, manufacturer of ultra-premium kitchen appliances, will host renowned culinary guests on its Culinary Stage in the Lifestyle Pavilion at the Napa Valley Film Festival November 15th through the 17th.

Located in the Downtown Napa Oxbow District, the Dacor Culinary Stage will host three days of action-packed cooking demonstrations and a panel discussion for high-profile guests, including celebrities, filmmakers, producers and additional event attendees. Chefs will prepare dishes on the latest Dacor appliances, including the Discovery iQ™ Wall Oven, Renaissance® 36” Induction Cooktop and Discovery WineStation®.

“We are excited to be part of this year’s Napa Valley Film Festival where we’ll partner with top chefs and culinary talents for an indulgent weekend on the Dacor Culinary Stage,” says Steve Joseph, president of Dacor. “Our ultra-premium kitchen appliances are the perfect set of tools for the esteemed chefs, and we look forward to introducing them to our newest products.”

The cooking demonstrations set to take place on the Dacor Culinary Stage are as follows:
Friday, November 15th
2:00 p.m. - Ken Frank, La Toque at Westin Verasa
3:00 p.m. - Claire Thomas, Food for Thought
4:00 p.m. - Kara Lind, Kara’s Cupcakes

Saturday, November 16th
2:00 p.m. - Tyler Rodde, Oenotri
3:00 p.m. - Dewey Lucero, Lucero Olive Oil
4:00 p.m. - Brewmaster, Stella Artois

Sunday, November 17th
2:00 p.m. - Ed Lee, 610 Magnolia
3:00 p.m. - Paul Canales, Duende
4:00 p.m. - Panel Discussion with Moderator, Jim Poris; “So You Wanna Be a Food Writer”

Founded in 1965, Dacor is a manufacturer of ultra-premium kitchen appliances. Designed and built in California, Dacor’s cooking appliances integrate function and technology to create high-performing, intuitive products that reflect the lifestyle and needs of the passionate cook. For nearly 50 years, Dacor has been responsible for many of the innovations that have improved the way people cook in the modern kitchen. Dacor is family-owned and embraces the legacy, heritage and expertise of a third generation to lead the company into a new age of cooking innovation. For more information about Dacor and its products, visit

Napa Valley Film Festival showcases the best in new independent filmmaking and world cinema. The vision of the festival is to build community around the art of visual story-telling with the viewing of films and discussions with filmmakers. Lively conversation amongst old and new friends at the festival is enriched with the world-class food and wine of legendary Napa Valley. For the complete 2013 Napa Valley Film Festival lineup, view the 2013 NVFF Program Guide or click here to download a pdf of the program guide.

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