The Austin FOOD & WINE Festival (www.austinfoodandwinefestival.com) is pleased to host the Chef Showcase this weekend at Austin City Limits Music Festival. Taking place in the dedicated Austin Eats food court at Zilker Park, alongside Paul Qui’s East Side King and Tim Love’s Woodshed Smokehouse and Lonesome Dove Western Bistro, the Austin FOOD & WINE Festival Chef Showcase will give attendees the chance to meet some of Texas’ most acclaimed chefs and taste their signature dishes.
Tickets for the fourth annual Austin FOOD & WINE Festival — happening April 24-26, 2015 — won’t go on-sale until January 2015, but Austinites can earn a chance at a pair of free weekend passes by tagging their favorite local food shots in Austin with #afwfest #aclfest on Instagram and Twitter throughout either weekend. Whether it is in Zilker Park during the festival or at a different location in Austin late night after a show, a favorite will be picked on October 13!
The Austin FOOD & WINE Festival Chef Showcase will feature a different chef each day of ACL. It runs each day from 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. with the following schedule:
Friday, October 10: Andrew Wiseheart & Ben Edgerton (Contigo & Gardner, Austin)
- Charred Broccoli with Toasted Garlic, Crispy Onions and Lemon – $5
- Red Beets with Urfa Chili and Mint – $8
- Grilled Chicken Thigh with Cucumber and Dill – $9
Saturday, October 11: David Bull (Second Bar + Kitchen, Austin)
- Pork Belly Banh Mi with Chili Mayo, Carrot Slaw, Nam Pla, Cilantro and Mint – $8
- Grilled Portobello Banh Mi with Chili Mayo, Carrot Slaw, Nam Pla, Cilantro and Mint (vegetarian) – $8
- Truffle Pomme Frites with Parmesan and Truffle Aioli (vegetarian) – $6
Sunday, October 12: Alexis Chong (Sway, Austin)
- Salt-n-Pepper Tofu – $6
- Salt-n-Pepper Shrimp – $9
- Vermicelli Chicken Salad – $7
- Ice Cream Sandwich – $5
About The Austin City Limits Music Festival
Launched in 2002 and inspired by the long-running PBS show, Austin City Limits, The Austin City Limits Music Festival has grown into a two-weekend experience, featuring over 130 world-renowned and up-and-coming acts on 8 stages in Austin’s crown jewel Zilker Park. The festival, now among the largest and most recognized in the country, hosts 75,000 music lovers per day from Austin and around the globe. Its diverse Lineup spans pop, rock, folk, alt-country, blues, gospel, R&B and EDM. Please visit www.aclfestival.com for more information on this year’s festival.