Something to Chew On!

Every year, Zov Karamardian sponsors a delicious and fun Culinary Concert benefiting the James Beard Foundation, where she invites some of the culinary world's most exciting personalities. And every year, we wonder who she'll bring on next. Now we know.

This year's Feb. 9 Culinary Concert will be hosted by Carla Hall, pictured left, star of "The Chew" on ABC. "Her unique culinary approach blending classical French and southern style cooking, enormous popularity and warm fun personality will, undoubtedly, result in an unforgettable event." says the veteran restauranteur. Previous hosts have included Julia Child, Michael Symon, and Food Network's Emeril Lagasse and Anne Burrell.

The event starts at noon at Zov's Bistro in Tustin, 17440 E. 17th St. Tickets are $250 per person, and reservations can be made at 714-838-8855, ext. 21. zovs.com