BOOK YOUR GETAWAY
 
 
 
 
Cookout 2015 - Garnish Your Getaway
Hosted by Eric RipertPeruse the three special packages and schedules for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Fully included with any ticket purchase is a one-year subscription to FOOD & WINE® magazine. Offer valid for new U.S. subscribers only. See details at checkout.

All prices are in US Dollars.

If you have any event-related questions, please call 345-815-6117. Kindly note that this phone number if strictly for informational purposes only - tickets may not be purchased over the phone. Tickets can only be purchased online

Sous Chef - US$675

Limited time offer; available through Nov 15th.

Enjoy a Choice of Five (5) Culinary Demonstrations or Beverage Tasting Selections (excludes Reserve Wine Tasting events), plus:

Friday, January 16
Barefoot BBQ, presented by Certified Angus Beef®

Plus a one-year subscription of FOOD & WINE® magazine. See details at checkout.

Purchase your Sous Chef package now.
Executive Chef  - US$1,300


Enjoy a Choice of Five (5) Culinary Demonstrations or Beverage Tasting Selections (excludes Reserve Wine Tasting events), plus:

Friday, January 16
Barefoot BBQ, presented by Certified Angus Beef®

Sunday, January 18
Bon Vivant Champagne Brunch Cook-Off
Artisan Market

US$100 Food & Beverage Credit for use at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

Plus a one-year subscription of FOOD & WINE® magazine. See details at checkout.

Purchase your Executive Chef package now.
Master Chef - US$1,800


Enjoy a Choice of Five (5) Culinary Demonstrations or Beverage Tasting Selections (excludes Reserve Wine Tasting events), plus:

Friday, January 16
Lunch Event Selection
Barefoot BBQ, presented by Certified Angus Beef®

Saturday, January 18
The Beach Bash with Eric Ripert, presented by Progressive Distributors, Kerrygold and Niman Ranch

Sunday, January 19
Bon Vivant Champagne Brunch Cook-Off
Artisan Market

US$100 Food and Beverage Credit for use at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

Plus a one-year subscription of FOOD & WINE® magazine. See details at checkout.

Purchase your Master Chef package now.


7:00 - 9:30 pm

Wine Fair and Auction presented by Jacques Scott and the Chefs of The Ritz-Carlton

Event Type: Signature
Location: Cayman Islands Ballroom
Ticket Price: US$140

A celebration of the finest tastes. Discover an unrivalled collection of wine showcases and exquisite culinary selections from the Chefs of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. Featuring exclusive culinary, wine and travel experiences, proceeds from the evening's silent auction benefit The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman Culinary Arts Scholarship and noteworthy Cayman Islands charitable organisations.

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10:00 - 11:00 am

Olé José

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: North Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$135

Master of the Grand Entrance, Chef José Andrés kicks off the weekend in signature style. From the roaring paella fire, Andrés entertains with his spirited stories.

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11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The Rundown with Anthony Bourdain

Event Type: Lunch
Location: Great Lawn
Ticket Price: US$150

Live from The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, chef, author and raconteur Anthony Bourdain tastes and talks local flavours with Cayman's most acclaimed chefs and restaurateurs.

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Cucinare Con Amor: An Italian Lunch with Michael White

Event Type: Lunch
Location: Periwinkle
Ticket Price: US$180

Chef Michael White, chef and owner of the acclaimed Altamarea Group of restaurants, celebrates soulful Italian cuisine with a four-course luncheon served al fresco.

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Naturally Niman Ranch

Event Type: Lunch
Location: Culinary Studio
Ticket Price: US$125

From the finest farms, artfully served with the freshest local ingredients, Niman Ranch hosts an elegant lunch reserved for the most discerning guests.

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2:00 - 3:00 pm

Southern Comfort with Sean Brock

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: Breville Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$75

Chef Sean Brock dishes on southern cuisine, pairing fresh Caribbean shrimp with creamy grits as he shares the storied traditions of lowcountry cooking.

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Essential Aqua with Sven Elverfeld

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: North Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$75

S. Pellegrino named three Michelin-starred Chef Sven Elverfeld's Aqua, located at The Ritz-Carlton, Wolfsburg, one of the World's 50 Best Restaurants. Elverfeld showcases his masterful technique and creativity with an inspired preparation of four essential rice varieties.

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Beach Wines with Ray Isle

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: Cayman Islands Ballroom
Ticket Price: US$75

FOOD & WINE Executive Wine Editor Ray Isle shares his selections of the finest wines to pair with breathtaking beachside views of the Caribbean Sea.

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3:30 - 4:30 pm

Daniel Boulud's DBGB on the Beach

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: Breville Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$135

From New York's finest restaurants to Seven Mile Beach, Chef Daniel Boulud shares a flavorful Thai Sausage and fresh Tuna Crudo, served with the "Smoky Bandit." A take on the classic mezcal cocktail with pineapple, lime and jalapeno.

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Let's Brunch with Lynn Crawford

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: North Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$75

Paired with a flavourful Canadian Caeasar cocktail, Chef Lynn Crawford shares how to create her famous Bananas Foster Pancakes, Croque Madam and Spicy Chorizo and Potato Frittata for the ultimate brunch experience.

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Craft Cocktails with Mixologist Charles Joly

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: Cayman Islands Ballroom
Ticket Price: US$75

Diageo Reserve World Class™ Bartender of the Year 2014, Charles Joly of The Aviary in Chicago, entertains with his signature serve, unrivalled creativity and exceptional handcrafted cocktails.

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Reserve Wine Tasting with Plumpjack & Cade Wineries

Event Type: Reserve
Location: Blue by Eric Ripert
Ticket Price: US$325

Grown amidst dramatic California landscapes, taste a remarkable selection of wines from PlumpJack and Cade wineries.

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7:00 - 10:00 pm

Barefoot BBQ

Event Type: Signature
Location: Tiki Beach
Ticket Price: US$320

Dine under the stars as Chefs Eric Ripert, Anthony Bourdain, José Andrés and Marcus Samuelsson harmonize sizzling grills with the breaking waves. Hand crafted cocktails, live music and sweet creations from Chef Norman Love delight into the evening, presented by Certified Angus Beef®.

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10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Adam Handling

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: North Beach Pavillion
Ticket Price: US$75

Join British Chef of the Year and MasterChef Finalist on Seven Mile Beach.

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Anthony Giglio's Guilty Pleasures

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: To Be Announced
Ticket Price: US$75

Wine expert and entertainer Anthony Giglio will pair wine with just about anything because he chooses not to drive himself crazy striving for the Holy Grail. Sure, there are ethereal, "classic" matches like Sauternes with foie gras, Chablis with oysters, and Cabernet with a rib-eye steak, but sometimes—whether he's opening a bottle of Riesling at 11 a.m. or decanting a bottle of Bordeaux at 11 p.m.—if he's reaching for guilty pleasures like truffled french fries or a bag of chips, that's what he's "pairing" it with. Come learn, laugh and explore with one of the most entertaining wine personalities on the planet.

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11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The Beach Bash

Event Type: Signature
Location: Rum Point
Ticket Price: US$345 with boat or US$285 without boat

Set sail on a catamaran across the turquoise Caribbean Sea to Stingray City, Chef Eric Ripert's favorite destination to swim and snorkel, and revel in a distinctly Caymanian experience. Rum Point awaits, enchanting with its shaded shores, colourful picnic tables and soft-swaying hammocks. Flavourful beach bites - burgers, tacos and more - satisfy as refreshing cocktails are served courtesy of Patrón and rock star mixologist Charles Joly of Chicago's The Aviary. Presented by Progressive Distributors, Kerrygold and Niman Ranch All-Natural Beef.

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Winemaker's Lunch at LUCA

Event Type: Lunch
Location: LUCA
Ticket Price: US$195

LUCA Restaurant hosts Jon Conover for an aromatic, beachfront lunch pairing contemporary Italian cuisine with full-bodied wines of PlumpJack and Cade wineries.

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Bellweather Farms Cheesemaker's Lunch

Event Type: Lunch
Location: Culinary Studio
Ticket Price: US$125

Artisan cheesemaker, Bellweather Farms, welcomes guests for a wine country inspired lunch with selections from the Sonoma County creamery, including a craveworthy macaroni and cheese you won't soon forget.

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An Afternoon at Blue with Adam Handling featuring Veuve Clicquot

Event Type: Lunch
Location: Blue by Eric Ripert
Ticket Price: US$275

Adam Handling, British Chef of the Year and MasterChef finalist, hosts a remarkable lunch with Her Excellency The Governor Ms. Helen Kirkpatrick at Blue by Eric Ripert.

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Nothing but the Bird with Marcus Sameulsson

Event Type: Lunch
Location: Blue by Eric Ripert
Ticket Price: US$275

Chef Marcus Samuelsson loves twists on classic cuisine, creating signature tastes that blend culture, contrasts flavours and reveals new styles of eating. Join in as Samuelsson reinvents traditional chicken dishes and serves a lunch experience unlike any other.

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2:00 - 3:00 pm

Artistry in Chocolate

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: Breville Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$75

Norman Love Confections' award-winning bon-bon blends masterful techniques and passionate artistry, in one sensuous taste.

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Carib-Italiano with Michael White

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: North Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$75

Caribbean and Italian cuisine converge as Chef Michael White serves Caribbean Spiny Lobster & Burrata and creamy Risotto with Conch.

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Veuve is All You Need: Reserve Champagne Tasting

Event Type: Reserve
Location: Cayman Islands Ballroom
Ticket Price: US$225

Revel in the effervescence and storied tastes of Veuve Clicquot, renowned for its strength and complexity, discreet flavours and "only one quality, the finest."

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Island Style with Dean Max

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: Breville Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$75

The Brasserie, Chef Dean Max's signature Cayman restaurant, celebrates sea-to-fork cuisine with the freshest local seafood, flavourful ingredients and refined island style.

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3:30 - 4:30 pm

The Adventures of Eric & Tony

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: North Beach Pavilion
Ticket Price: US$135

Travel around the world, from one unbelievable adventure to the next, as Good vs. Evil meet in true Cayman Cookout tradition.

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Ray Isle's New & Notable

Event Type: Demonstration
Location: Cayman Islands Ballroom
Ticket Price: US$75

Discover a first-taste of this season's finest selections from around the world with FOOD & WINE Executive Wine Editor Ray Isle.

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Reserve Wine Tasting with Joseph Phelps Vineyards

Event Type: Reserve
Location: Blue by Eric Ripert
Ticket Price: US$325

Escape to the most renowned estates in Sonoma and Napa Valley as Joseph Phelps Vineyards presents a tasting selection of premium California, estate-grown wines.

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12:00 - 3:00 pm

Bon Vivant Champagne Brunch Cook-off

Event Type: Signature
Location: Ballroom
Ticket Price: US$225

Endless Veuve Clicquot champagne and extravagant brunch selections delight as Grand Cayman’s most ambitious amateur chefs duel in a live cook-off.

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3:00 - 5:00 pm

Artisan Market

Event Type: Signature
Location: Harbour Club
Ticket Price: US$45

Epicurean artisans gather at the Harbour Club for a relaxing, poolside afternoon, sampling wine, cocktails and the tastes of Cayman with the tastemakers themselves.

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7:00 pm

Seven to Savour: An Evening with Eric Ripert & the Chefs of Cayman Cookout

Event Type: Signature
Location: Blue by Eric Ripert
Ticket Price: US$725

The seventh annual Cayman Cookout concludes with an unforgettable seven course dinner, hosted by Chef Eric Ripert, featuring Chefs Daniel Boulud, Marcus Samuelsson, Michael White, Lynn Crawford, Sean Brock, Norman Love and Sven Elverfeld.

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