Event Recap: Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta

Luxurious automobile company, Lexus partnered with Uptown magazine for another magnificent event.  The Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta was held this year at the King Plow Arts Center. Many guests enjoyed enjoying the luxury of food, wine, and fine automobiles all in one. The gorgeous landscape of

Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta logo
Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta

the Art Center also caught our eye. The wine for the evening was provided by SAVED and MEIOMI Coastal California Wines. Atlanta’s elite came out to support celebrity stylist Tameka Foster, actor Christian Keyes and Clifton Powell, the fashionable Monyetta Shaw, and

BET’s Being Mary Jane Gabrielle Union came out to support Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta event.

What we all came for? The delectable taste of luxury foods. Many chefs came out to present their tasty cuisine. However, Kontrol got the honor to taste three chefs’ delightful entries.

Chef Chez Montier at Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta
Chef Chez Montier at Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta

Chef Chez Montier provided three delicious dishes. Creamy “deviled” eggs with smoked cured salmon. Terrine of Foie Gras with Fig Jam Spoonful, Topped with Shallot Crème and crystallized poached fig. But my favorite dish from him was the Pumpkin saffron soup shooters with a nugget of jumbo lump crab and chives.

 

Chef Deborah VanTrece at Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta
Chef Deborah VanTrece at Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta

 

 

Chef Deborah VanTrece had the most delectable lamb chops and her presentation was magnificent. She also will be debuting her new restaurant Twisted Soul cook house in Midtown. Executive Chef Deborah VanTrece is now for her tasty dishes with a soul food twist.

Chef Rob Upscale Lounge at Lexus UPTOWN Uncorked
Chef Rob station at Lexus Presents UPTOWN Uncorked Atlanta

Chef Rob station provided tasty Jamaican style tamarind glaze jerk wings, cajun seafood dip with loaded garlic pita and grilled crab with archoives and dill mayo. Of course, the favorite dish from this bunch was the Jamaican style tamarind glaze jerk wings. However, all the dishes were very good.

 

With luxury wine, food, and lovely cars the ambiance was perfect.  Lexus featured their 2017 Lexus RX this car comes “with leading-edge technology and safety features, provocative styling and exceptionally smooth performance, the 2017 RX demands a passionate point of view. Convenience meets clarity with exclusively available Mark Levinson® Audio and a versatile dual-screen Rear-Seat Entertainment System.” –via Lexus.com

Written by @leahgordone

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Leah Gordone

Executive Beauty Director

Leah Gordone is an published writer and full-time content contributor to YouTube and Kontrol Magazine. She has been known for her beauty videos, college vlogs and crazy storytime videos on YouTube. Not only is she a rising star in the cyber world but she is also an educator. Gordone has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Speech and upon completion of a Master's in Education in School Counseling. Instagram/Twitter/YouTube @leahgordone