NAPA (LIVE 105) – On Monday, Liam Mayclem, the KCBS Foodie Chap sat in with Kevin Klein Live and announced the headliners and special guests appearing on the William Sonoma Culinary Stage at BottleRock Napa Valley, this year.
“This is not your Grandma’s cooking stage.” Liam says. “It’s a culinary stew of rock stars and rock star chefs with a side of sports stars, a dollop of TV stars. For your main course: MARTHA, MORIMOTTO, JOSÉ ANDRÉS. Need I say more? See you Memorial weekend for the tastiest event of the year.”
Listen to Liam’s visit to Live 105’s morning show Kevin Klein Live as he announces the celebrity/chef pairings:
Chef José Andrés
Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto
Chef Bryan Voltaggio
Chef Michael Voltaggio
Chef Roy Choi
Chef Duff Goldman
Chef Hubert Keller
Chef Chris Cosentino
Top Chef All-Stars Richard Blais
Chef Stephen Barber
Chef Tim Love
Chef Cindy Pawlcyn
Runner up on Kids Baking Championship, Season 3 on Food Network, 13 year-old Justice Faustina
This year, the pairing of celebrity and chef gets bigger as the following have been announced to also appear on the Williams-Sonoma Stage:
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Fitz and The Tantrums
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Pro Footballer Franco Harris
Gary Dell’Abate, a.k.a. “Baba Booey,”
Former Oakland Raider Charles Woodson
The Naked and Famous
Mythbusters’ Tory Belleci
E!’s Dr. Paul Nassif
Frenchy le Freak
Napa Mayor Jill Techel
KTVU Sports Director Mark Ibanez
Last year, two thirds of Green Day Tre Cool and Mike Dirnt helped Iron Chef Morimoto carve up a 60 kilo tuna (watch above) in front of a huge crowd. Green Day will once again take the William Sonoma Culinary Stage.
BottleRock Napa Valley is located at the Napa Valley Expo near Downtown Napa. The event will run starting Friday, May 26th through Sunday, May 28th.
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