Oklahoma food briefs

Oklahoma food briefs
Oklahoman Modified: January 15, 2013 at 4:09 pm •  Published: January 16, 2013

Chocolate Decadence returns

Historic Automobile Alley will host the 16th annual Chocolate Decadence from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 7 at the Hudson-Essex Loft Offices, 825 N Broadway Ave.

The party showcases decadent chocolate treats from premier local restaurants and caterers while featuring smooth jazz, wine and Champagne, gourmet coffees and a Valentine auction.

Cost is $60. For more information about tickets, call 973-4746 or visit downtownokc.com.

Get THE Taste of Oklahoma City

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma will host its annual fundraiser, THE Taste of Oklahoma City, at 7 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Renaissance Ballroom of the Cox Convention Center.

The event will feature samplings from 30 of Oklahoma City's finest restaurants, a live and silent auction, dancing, and more. Proceeds will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma's one-to-one mentoring programs.

Corporate sponsorships and group tables start at $1,500. Individual tickets cost $150 per person (or $250 per couple).

For more information or to purchase tickets to the event, go online to www.tasteokc.com; call 943-8075, or join on Facebook at www.facebook.com/tasteofokc.

From Staff Reports