Centre of Tallahassee Trades Construction for Cuisine for Annual Chef's Sampler

30th annual chef sampler
Posted at 9:48 PM, Apr 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-06 07:45:34-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)-- Centre of Tallahassee, formerly the Tallahassee Mall, was filled with the aroma of good eats Sunday instead of sawdust and paint, as dozens gathered  for the 30th Annual Chef's Sampler. 

The Chef's Sampler is a benefit for the Children's Home Society of Florida. 

40 different restaurants were represented this year including Bella Bella, which featured a tortellini in a creamy pesto sauce with sun-dried tomatoes and artichokes. 

There were also several homemade wines spotlighted at the sampler. 

Chief Meteorologist Cassanova Nurse took a break from tracking storms to track calories as he emceed and indulged at the Chef's Sampler.