Southern Culinary Legend Nathalie Dupree to hold Cooking Class Fundraiser

The Junior League of Charleston (JLC) will host a virtual cooking class with renowned, three-time James Beard Award winner Nathalie Dupree on November 13, 2020 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of JLC’s flagship cookbook, Charleston Receipts.

Dupree will be preparing beloved receipts from the cookbook while giving tips, tricks, and hacks that will appeal to chefs of all skill levels. Proceeds from the event will support the mission of the JLC.

Participants can register by visiting www.jlcharleston.org and selecting their preferred package:

  • Price: $170 – Includes zoom link for class and all recipe ingredients from Duvall Catering
  • Price:  $90 – Includes zoom link for class

All participants will receive digital access to the cooking class via Zoom.

South Carolinian Dupree is a best-selling author with 13 hardback and two softback cookbooks, and has hosted more than 300 television shows for The Food Network, PBS, and The Learning Channel. She has been prominently featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, and the Chicago Tribune, as well as Bon Appétit, Food and Wine, Southern Living, Coastal Living, Better Homes and Garden, Redbook, Cosmopolitan, and Good Housekeeping.

She has appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Morning Show, and CNN Good Morning, among others. Her best-selling book “New Southern Cooking” started an entire culinary movement. She has won James Beard Awards for “Southern Memories,” “Comfortable Entertaining,” and her most recent book, “Nathalie Dupree’s Mastering the Art of Southern Cooking.”

Sales of Charleston Receipts has generated more than $1,000,000 in revenue over the last 70 years. The proceeds from cookbook sales support the JLC whose mission funds community service work projects, including the JLC Diaper Bank and other local partners, and develops the potential of women through leadership and training. The estimated economic benefit of more than 1,000 volunteers working through the JLC for the past 10 years is at least $5 million.

To learn more about the Junior League of Charleston: www.jlcharleston.org.

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