The competition takes place during the Urbana Sweetcorn Festival on Saturday, August 24th from 11:30am - 12:30pm.
Each participant will... - be given an identical "basket" of local produce. - prepare a dish that utilizes all of the ingredients in the basket. - cook a cold dish. No reheating or cooking allowed. - bring their own equipment. Examples include knives, cutting boards, utensils, etc. - bring any additional ingredients including oils, vinegar, pre-cooked starches or proteins.
The Land Connection will provide tables for participants and dinnerware/utensils for serving the dishes.
At the end of the competition, a panel of 3 judges will choose the best dish. The winning participant will receive a basket of kitchen goodies and 2 tickets to the Artisan Cup & Fork!