Feed Your Body Royally
    October 8, 2011 in Dallas, TX Darren McGrady was personal chef to the Queen Elizabeth II, Diana Princess of Wales and Princes William and Harry for fifteen years and has cooked for five US Presidents. Now local company Hail Merry Snacks, along with the chef, author, culinary consultant, event planner, public speaker and Dallas resident, wants to give Dallas' finest the royal treatment.

    The Royal Chef, as he's known, has turned 15 years of service to England's royal family (the last four as Princess Diana's personal chef) into a charitable effort of which the princess would be proud. McGrady has donated the advance and royalties of his cookbook/memoir, Eating Royally: Recipes and Remembrances from a Palace Kitchen to the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. "Two of Princess Diana's charitable goals were children and AIDS and I put the two together," he shares.

    But McGrady's most recent claim to fame is the fact that H.R.H. Prince William selected the Chocolate Biscuit Cake recipe from his book for his wedding cake! It was a favorite of both Prince William and his grandmother, and The Queen would request the cake in the menu book for Sunday tea when she knew her grandson would be joining her from Eton.

    Now you can Feed Your Body Royally and dine on the recipes that have graced the tables of Windsor, Balmoral, Kensington, and Buckingham Palaces, and more recently the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton .

    Royal Dinner Fantasy includes the following for Fourteen People:

    · A private dinner for fourteen prepared by The Royal Chef at the home of Dallas' own royalty, Pat and Emmitt Smith.
    · The Royal Treatment includes five amazing courses.
    · Specially selected wines by Mark Russo of Angel's Share International & The Black Bottle Winery, Napa.
    · Cordials while McGrady shares heartwarming stories about Princess Diana and her boys
    · The use of the Queen Mum's 1967 White Daimler (designed for the British monarchy) during the dinner party

    Sponsored by Hail Merry, Royal Chef Darren McGrady, Pat & Emmitt Smith and The Black Bottle Winery, Napa

    Value: Priceless

    100% of proceeds benefit Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities
    a 501(c)(3) public charity that creates educational experiences and enrichment opportunities for underserved children.

    Disclaimer: Sponsor may make substitutions of equal or greater value if any unforeseen circumstances occur beyond Sponsor's control.

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