Guests for Cayman Cookout 2014 include:
Tony Abou-Ganim is widely regarded as one of the pioneering and leading bar professionals in the world. He has made dozens of national TV appearances on shows including “TODAY”, “Iron Chef America”, “Good Morning America”, “Fox News,” CNBC and more. Abou-Ganim is the author of The Modern Mixologist: Contemporary Classic Cocktails (Agate, 2010) which offers readers an in-depth look into spirits and ingredients available to today’s mixologist, both professional and amateur alike.
Abou-Ganim has also won three “Iron Chef America” competitions; pairing cocktails with Iron Chef Mario Batali; with Iron Chef Jose Garces and most recently with challenger Chef Sean McClain
Since her debut in 2004, jazz/soul vocalist Nicole Henry has captivated audiences worldwide with her exquisite voice and beguiling live performances that have earned her three top 10 albums, international media accolades, and sold-out shows from Miami to Moscow to Madrid. Her hit “The Very Thought of You” reached #7 on Billboard’s jazz chart and Henry’s 2011 release, “Embraceable”, reached the top 20 on jazz and smooth U.S. jazz radio charts that established her as a peerless interpreter of jazz and pop standard, transcending genre boundaries. Her most recent release (2013), “So Good, So Right: Nicole Henry Live”, was recorded at Henry’s sold-out performances at Feinstein’s in NYC.