Bravo Top Chef Star Monica Pope Hosts Pop-Up Dinner in Fulshear
Award-winning chef to serve outdoor dinner in Fulshear Run community
Farm-to-table culinary delights will be the center of a Pop-Up Dinner prepared by award-winning chef Monica Pope from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Saturday, June 3, in a scenic outdoor setting in Fulshear Run, a prestigious new acreage-lot residential community in Fulshear, Texas.
The organically-inspired menu will be served under a canopy of majestic century-old pecan and oak trees. Dinner includes a specialty cocktail, hors d’oeuvres, and a buffet-style supper with dessert. Tickets by June 1: www.sparrowhouston.com/pop-ups.
Dubbed the “Alice Waters of the Third Coast,” Monica Pope was born in Germany and reared in Houston. Her culinary style of locally sourced, globally inspired creations has been among Houston’s foodie favorites since she opened her first restaurant in 1992. Chef Pope is the first Texas woman to be named a Top 10 Food & Wine Best New Chef, and is a 2007 James Beard Nominee for Best Chef, Southwest. After being named the 2009 Best Chef in the Houston Culinary Awards, she appeared on Bravo’s “Top Chef All Stars” in 2010.
“We know our dinner guests will enjoy meeting Chef Monica at our special event, and will love her special menu in this unique setting,” notes Doug Konopka, event sponsor and president of DHK Development, developer of Fulshear Run. “This is a great opportunity to bring a client or a special someone in your life.”
Fulshear Run is one of Fulshear’s newest master-planned acreage communities – the only Fulshear community offering oversized lots with city utility services – and is located at 9035 Bois D’Arc Lane, at FM 1093. Fulshear Run’s portfolio of prestigious builders includes Sapphire Custom Homes, Trendmaker Homes and Fairmont Custom Homes.