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The eighth edition of The Iron Event, one of Buffalo’s most anticipated culinary fundraisers, has been set for Oct. 28. The annual best-bite competition, at Buffalo RiverWorks, offers $2,500 in prizes for winners in audience voting. Tickets, starting at $50, entitle the bearer to a sample of 22 restaurants' work. The event is a fundraiser for Daniel Tracy, a former c…

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The Western New York restaurant scene is unique in that its members are not just colleagues, they're a family. Much like the Buffalo population in general, the culinary crew cares about each other, and while they may compete for reviews, customers and accolades, they have each other's backs when it counts. The Iron Event is one example of that community spirit, an event t…

Iron Event 2015 has been set for Sept. 14 at Hotel @ the Lafayette. Mark your calendars now, because tickets go on sale July 1. The event is a best-bite contest between some of the most competitive and talented chefs in Buffalo, making it a favorite of gastronomic thrill-seekers. The night is organized by Daniel Tracy, a former chef coping with amyotrophic lateral sclero…

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If you’ve sworn off Facebook until friends stop posting videos of people getting ice-water dousing, but still want to support people with ALS, consider leading your posse to the Iron Event. In its fourth year, the annual best-bites competition pits some of Buffalo’s top chefs against each other for bragging rights and prizes. It’s organized and inspired by Daniel Tracy, a…