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Indy Star Chefs Night Off January 8th, 2017

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Success of Mac and Cheese Fest Means More Are Coming
I knew it was crazy to want macaroni and cheese for dinner the night before I was scheduled to judge 23 macaroni and cheese dishes at Return of the Mac: Indy’s First Mac and Cheese Fest. But there I was, on the phone to a friend, arguing cheddar vs. American cheese.
Success of Mac and Cheese Fest Means More Are Coming

January 8th, 2017
RETURN OF THE MAC (SOLD-OUT)
UPDATE: Thanks to the generosity of our presenting sponsor, American Dairy Association of Indiana, we have moved our event to the much larger (and warmer) The Pavilion at Pan Am.
RETURN OF THE MAC (SOLD-OUT)

January 6th, 2017
Sneak Peek at Indy’s First Festival Dedicated to Mac and Cheese
As the community prepares for Indy’s first festival dedicated to mac and cheese, so are the participating restaurants. Some of the chefs are giving cheese-lovers a preview of what to expect.
Sneak Peek at Indy’s First Festival Dedicated to Mac and Cheese

December 20th, 2016
Get Ready For: Return Of The Mac, Indy’s First Mac And Cheese Fest
Entrepreneur and foodie supreme R.J. Wall stopped in for a chat with WIBC Morning Host Tony Katz about the Indy’s inaugural mac & cheese party. The conversation will make you want to throw the Kraft out the door and poach tickets to the upcoming Return of the Mac: Indy’s First Mac and Cheese Fest.
Get Ready For: Return Of The Mac, Indy’s First Mac And Cheese Fest

December 20th, 2016
Indianapolis’ First-Ever Macaroni and Cheese Festival Gets New Location
One of America’s favorite foods is getting its very own festival in the Circle City. Chefs’ Night Off and MOKB are hosting Indy’s first mac and cheese fest.
Indianapolis’ First-Ever Macaroni and Cheese Festival Gets New Location

December 20th, 2016
Indy’s First Mac and Cheese Fest Sells Out of Tickets Again
Additional tickets will be released for Indy’s first festival dedicated to mac n’ cheese after an overwhelming demand for additional tickets by the community.
Indy’s First Mac and Cheese Fest Sells Out of Tickets Again

December 20th, 2016
More Tickets Available Tuesday for Indy’s First-Ever Mac & Cheese Fest
Additional tickets go on sale Tuesday morning for Indianapolis’ first-ever Mac & Cheese Fest.
More Tickets Available Tuesday for Indy’s First-Ever Mac & Cheese Fest

 Indy Star Chefs Night Off December 20th, 2016
Meet the man behind Indy’s mac and cheese fest
How did Indy get a mac and cheese fest? Who brought Culinary Fight Club here? How did Central Indiana chefs get through the door at New York City’s esteemed James Beard House?
Meet the man behind Indy’s mac and cheese fest

 Nuvo Chefs Night Off December 12th, 2016
Gouda News: Indy’s First Ever Mac and Cheese Festival
Slap some butter on bread, add cheese and cook. Simple enough, right? WAIT, WRONG FOOD. I’m cheesy. Mac and cheese has been one of America’s favorite and easiest grab-and-go foods for decades.
Gouda News: Indy’s First Ever Mac and Cheese Festival

December 4th, 2016
“Return of The Mac” Mac & Cheese Festival January 8th
Chef’s Night Off and MOKB present: Return of The Mac, Indy’s first festival dedicated to the golden goodness we all love, mac & cheese on Sunday, January 8, 2017 at the Circle City Industrial Complex located at 1125 E. Brookside Avenue in Indianapolis.
“Return of The Mac” Mac & Cheese Festival January 8th

 Indy Star Chefs Night Off December 2nd, 2016
Indy’s Mac and Cheese Fest Sells Out, Again
If you’re one of the lucky folks who grabbed a ticket to Return Of The Mac: Indy’s First Mac & Cheese Fest, know right now that your New Year’s resolution to give up carbs is doomed.
Indy’s Mac and Cheese Fest Sells Out, Again

December 2nd, 2016
Dreams Really Do Come True: Indy’s First Mac and Cheese Fest Set for January 2017
Sure there are beer, cocktail and even donut festivals in Indy, but we learned dreams really do come true thanks to the city’s newest festival – Return of the Mac: Indy’s first mac and cheese fest.
Dreams Really Do Come True: Indy’s First Mac and Cheese Fest Set for January 2017

December 2nd, 2016
Indy’s First-Ever Mac and Cheese Festival Gets New Location, More Tickets
One of America’s favorite foods is getting its very own festival in the Circle City. Chefs’ Night Off and MOKB are hosting Indy’s first mac and cheese fest.
Indy’s First-Ever Mac and Cheese Festival Gets New Location, More Tickets

Inside Louisville Chefs Night Off May 26th, 2016
Chefs’ Night Off Indy comes to Louisville
The Indianapolis pop-up dinner series Chefs’ Night Off Indy is headed to Louisville for a special dinner at the 610 Magnolia Wine Studio.
Chefs’ Night Off Indy comes to Louisville

Inside Louisville Chefs Night Off October 8th, 2015
Restaurant Roundup: Heyde leaves Village Anchor, Beam Stillhouse opens, CRAFT Louisville Saturday
It’s called Ten Tables here, Chefs’ Night Off in Indy: We’ve written lots about the Ten Tables phenomena here in Louisville, and now we’re learning that these freewheeling chef collaboration dinners are happening also in Indianapolis under the name Chefs’ Night Off Indy. Now, chefs from here are going there to cook as guest chefs.
Restaurant Roundup: Heyde leaves Village Anchor, Beam Stillhouse opens, CRAFT Louisville Saturday

Indy Star Chefs Night Off August 7th, 2015
Liz Biro: After the James Beard dinner, congrats, caviar and cocktails
Chefs from Central Indiana proved it Thursday night at James Beard House in New York City. They prepared a meal that represented the honest, diverse, fresh, sophisticated but still hearty food that has come in the past few years to define Indianapolis and central Indiana dining.
Liz Biro: After the James Beard dinner, congrats, caviar and cocktails

Visit Bloomington Chefs Night Off August 4th, 2015
Chef David Tallent to highlight Indiana specialties at James Beard dinner
Chef David Tallent was busy sharpening his knives Monday afternoon while the rest of the staff at Restaurant Tallent was preparing for dinner rush. However, Tallent wasn’t planning to be there to greet patrons, and he won’t be at his restaurant this week.
Chef David Tallent to highlight Indiana specialties at James Beard dinner

Visit Bloomington Chefs Night Off August 4th, 2015
Local Chefs Step onto National Stage
So the first week of August is a big week for the Indianapolis chefs who are heading to New York to prepare a dinner at the James Beard House. Indianapolis Catering.
Local Chefs Step onto National Stage

Indy Star Chefs Night Off August 2nd, 2015
Getting the word out about Indy chefs
How did Central Indiana chefs get through the door at New York City’s esteemed James Beard House? Thank R.J. Wall. The Chefs Night Off Indy supper club co-founder works tirelessly to bring local and national attention to Circle City chefs and restaurants.
Getting the word out about Indy chefs

Indianapolis Monthly Chefs Night Off July 7th, 2015
What’s Cooking with R.J. Wall
You might have heard of R.J. Wall. He’s buddies with some of the most famous toques in the Midwest and is the mastermind behind the Chefs’ Night Off series of “pirate dinners” around Indy.
What’s Cooking with R.J. Wall

Nuvo Chefs Night Off February 4th, 2015
Chefs’ Night Off, One Year On
The first time I went to a Chefs’ Night Off dinner, I had no idea what was going on. All I knew was that a sweaty guy in an Iron Maiden shirt was really jazzed that I was there and planned to write about it.
Chefs’ Night Off, One Year On

Indy Star Chefs Night Off August 6th, 2014
Chefs gather to throw Indianapolis’ best dinner parties
What’s so special about chefs? Not much, if you see them hanging out after work. They appear like anyone else having a drink and a bite — unless you eavesdrop on their conversations.
Chefs gather to throw Indianapolis’ best dinner parties