Only the courageous take on a 750-plate dinner gig with an ever-greater set of guest expectations. So when Mosaic Unique Events concocted a “Wizard of Oz” gala for the American Heart Association’s Richmond Heart Ball this month, desserts descended from hot-air balloons and the crowd was transported into a state of beneficence. The dinner raised record money for heart health and a higher profile for a caterer that’s busier than ever.
Second Place: A Sharper Palate
Third Place: Groovin’ Gourmets