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Kitchen House celebrates grand opening with Emeril Lagasse

The Emeril Lagasse Kitchen House and Culinary Garden celebrated its grand opening April 12 with quite the lineup — including the celebrity chef himself.

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orlando Commissioner Robert F. Stuart, and leaders with the Edible Education Experience, Florida Hospital and the Orlando Junior Academy were also in attendance.


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Beneficiary Spotlight: Grand Opening of the Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House & Culinary Garden

A project in the making since 2014, the Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House & Culinary Garden officially opened its doors at Orlando Junior Academy in the College Park neighborhood of Orlando.

The 3,500-square-foot commercial kitchen and garden was unveiled to a celebratory audience of community members and media who have patiently awaited the arrival of the one-of-a-kind, $1.2 million facility.


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INTERSECTION: THE GARDEN AS CLASSROOM

The Edible Education Experience is a garden and kitchen where kids and adults will be able to learn how to grow & prepare food. The Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House and Culinary Garden features an established 1500 square-foot garden in Orlando’s College Park neighborhood. Behind it, contractors are putting the final touches on a brand new teaching kitchen.


Inside the first-ever Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House & Culinary Garden

Food Network's Celebrity Chef Emeril Lagasse, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orlando Commissioner Robert Stuart, Florida Hospital executives and others involved took part in the grand opening ceremony for the 3,500-square-foot structure.


EMERIL LAGASSE FOUNDATION KITCHEN HOUSE NOW OPEN IN COLLEGE PARK

The Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House in College Park has finally opened. We first wrote about the new innovative learning hub HERE in 2015 and again HERE in 2016.


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Emeril Lagasse's Kitchen House opening soon in College Park

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Emeril Lagasse Kitchen House and Culinary Garden celebrates grand opening in College Park

Clad in a monogrammed chef’s coat and armed with an over-sized pair of red scissors, celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse joined a group of Orlando Junior Academy eighth graders to cut the ribbon to mark the grand opening of the long-awaited Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House and Culinary Garden in College Park on Tuesday.