On Monday, October 10th, the generous Andina Restaurant will be hosting the annual Benefit Auction to raise funds for surgeries for under-served children in Peru. The FACES medical team will be returning to Lambayeque for patient screenings this November.

The dinner will be a culinary delight, prepared by Chef Yen Tejada (see bio here) and presented by owner Doris Platt. Their Peruvian heritage and love of homeland enhance the gastronomic experience and remind diners they are supporting a wonderful cause for a wonderful people.
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After an incredible Peruvian Feast, the live auction will commence
and the Maui Raffle Drawing will take place. All guests will have the opportunity to support the mission of FACES during a time of Special Appeals.


Take a look at this year’s Auction Items!

(Absentee bidding allowed. Send us a message if you are unable to attend but are interested in bidding on any of these items).

1) Custom Dining Experience at Andina for Eight people.
Donors: John, Doris, and Peter Platt. Value $800

Featuring a welcome cocktail, a four course tapas tasting menu and wine pairings.

2) Cannon Beach Food Vacation, Three Nights for Eight People. 
Donors: Kathy and Tom Albert. Value $1025

Take friends or family to Beautiful Cannon Beach and experience some of its delightful Culinary Pleasures.

Spend three nights with family or friends at this unforgettable vacation home located at the north end of Cannon Beach near Ecola State Park.  This two story 4 bedroom home features a spacious, ocean-facing deck with sweeping views of the Oregon Coastline from Chapman Point to Arch Cape. It is excellent for stargazing, storm watching, and sun soaking and only a 5 minute walk to the beach. Sleeps 8.  No Smoking or pets.

Package includes the following gift certificates:
  • EVOO Cannon Beach Cooking School Gift Certificate to be Sous chef of the Day

Spend a typical day with Chef Bob Neroni making the artisan bread and dessert and doing all the prep-work for that night’s dinner show menu. Start at 10:00am work and have family meal (lunch) with our crew and finish about 5:00pm.

  • Sweet Basil’s Café –Enjoy lunch or dinner ,tapas, wine and  live music
  • Cannon Beach Chocolate Café:

For a chocolate pick up-Offers Moonstruck Truffles, Chocolates from around the world, French Press Coffee, Hot Chocolate, milkshakes, and chocolate desserts.

  • Ecola Seafoods Restaurant & Market

3) Wine Connoisseurs
Donors: Jarek and Beata Cymorek. Value: $640

Double Magnum (3L) Bottle of the ST Innocent Shea Vineyard Pinot Noir 2005. Signed by winemaker Mark Vlossak (90.6 on the winemakers scale).  Only nine such bottles made and this is marked with number eight. 2005 was an exceptional vintage in the Willamette Valley and wines from that vintage are t their peak right now.
Gift Certificate to  “The Painted Lady Restaurant” in Newberg. Superb dining in a Romantic Victorian Setting. You will experience inspired Pacific NW cuisine sourced from neighboring farms, ranches and vintners. Gift Certificate $200.
Wine Tasting for 4 at Stoller Vineyards and a bottle of Stoller wine.

4) Wine Country Tour
Donors: Tom and Vanessa Bunker. Value: $1060

Tours for eight of stunning wine country in the Willamette Valley, featuring Penner-Ash Wine Cellars, Purple Hands Winery and the Stoller Family Estate.
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