1913 W. Townline Rd. Peoria, IL 61615


Bon Appétit 2018

On March 22, 2018, EP!C will host its 7th Annual Bon Appétit at the elegant Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette. This will be another sensational, gourmet culinary experience hosting over 500 guests. Master Chef Season 6 winner, Claudia Sandoval, will provide a live demonstration as she partners with the Pere Marquette’s Chef Aaron Florez to plan a decadent dinner. EP!C’s Bon Appétit has become a premier event on Peoria’s Social Calendar with proceeds benefitting the many services EP!C provides to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

For more information on sponsorship and ticket sales, please contact info@epicpeoria.org or call 309.689.3614.

Featuring Chef Claudia Sandoval

Master Chef – Season 6 Winner, Author of “Claudia’s Cocina – A taste of Mexico” and owner of Claudia’s Cocina

Chef Claudia Sandoval is an innovative and creative professional with a passion for all things culinary.  Claudia is America’s newest winner of FOX Network’s Primetime TV Series- MasterChef Season 6! After the conclusion of the show, Chef Claudia authored her self-titled cookbook: “Claudia’s Cocina – A taste of Mexico” which was listed as an Amazon Best-Seller.  She has also started her own culinary events business also called Claudia’s Cocina and has worked as a spokesperson for several large brands, including Coca-Cola.

With a passion for all things Philanthropic, Ms. Sandoval continues to find ways to give back to the community she lives in. She has supported and been a board member of various non-profit organizations and continues to have strong affiliations with many of those organizations. Ms. Sandoval, a philosophy major and home cook, was born and raised in Sunny San Diego, while her family originally hails from Mazatlan, Sinaloa.

Claudia currently lives with her 12-year-old daughter in the city of San Diego and enjoys weekends at the ranch with her parents.