Ever want to experience both the Ella Brennan Lifetime Achievement in Hospitality Award Gala and NOWFE all in one, all while doing it VIP style? This is our very special way to honor Chef John Folse as the recipient of this year’s upcoming Ella Brennan Award Gala at the Ritz Carlton, New Orleans on Wednesday, January 29th. Each Diamond VIP guest will have special seating closest to our honorees table. Click below to find out what is included in the package that combines the best of both the Gala and NOWFE week!

  • ​​Ella Brennan Award Gala Honoring Chef John Folse Individual Ticket Plus VIP Reception
  • Autographed book by John Folse: The Encyclopedia of Cajun & Creole Cuisine
  • Premium Wine Upon Your Arrival of the Gala at Your VIP Table Seating
  • Commemorative Gift from Adler’s
  • Vinola (early entry)
  • Royal Street Stroll - Presented by Chase Private Client (VIP)
  • Grand Tasting Friday Evening (VIP)
  • Grand Tasting Saturday Afternoon (VIP)
  • Sommelier to Guide You Through Both Grand Tastings
  • NOWFE After Party
  • Choice of 4 Labs (With Priority Seating)
  • 10% Discount On Additional Labs
  • Tournament of Rosés
  • Burlesque, Bubbly & Brunch
  • Service at Belladonna Day Spa
  • $100 Voucher to Use at NOWFE Merchandise Store

To select your labs, please email info@nowfe.com

Package Price: $2,700

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