Culinary Arts Competition

If you are interested in participating as an artist or chef for the 2017 Uptown Art Fair Culinary Arts Competition, please send us an email at: info@uptownminneapolis.com


CULINARY ARTS COMPETITION presented by KITCHEN WINDOW

 
     

WHEN:
Friday: 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am, 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
Sunday: Semi-Finals 11:00 am & 1:00 pm; Finals at 3:00 pm

WHERE:
In front of Kitchen Window near 31st Street and Hennepin Avenue

Watch one of the Twin Cities’ most unique culinary battles as teams consisting of one chef and one artist are given three theme ingredients, one secret ingredient, and 30 minutes to create a mouthwatering dish and eye pleasing piece of art. The competition features some of the Twin Cities’ most accomplished chefs and artists and in a few short years has become a staple of the Uptown Art Fair. Local food, art and media personalities will judge each round scoring the teams on culinary merit, artistic merit, overall creativity and most unique use of the ingredients.

 

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN PLATE?

Talented chefs present a meal that delights the senses not only through the stomach, but through the eyes as well when they create a plate that satisfies before you take the first bite. We invite you to try your hand at plating design between rounds of the Culinary Arts Competition.  Audience members can submit their names to participate in this fun plating contest where they will be given several ingredients and 20 minutes to create the most creative presentation. Special prizes will be awarded to the winners. Stop by and show us your culinary skills!