STRAITS Asian Bistro & Lounge, May 19
$4,000, benefiting Pulse, St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System’s young professionals group
Eleven chefs from 11 restaurants battling it out
Ski cap in summer weather
"This dish by Ambrosia is so good and so hot—it's like yoga class."
Pounds of spices used in display bowls and party favors
—Marcy De Luna