Sunday, April 12th in The Commons at 8pm
Watch the video from previous competitions!
There will be 3 teams and each will consist of 3 PLU Dining & Culinary Services team members, 2 student and 1 faculty/staff/administrator. Each team will be given a mystery basket of ingredients. They must use each item in cooking but DO NOT need to use the total amount of each item.
Each team will have access to a pantry of staple ingredients (flour, onions, garlic). They will have a chance to view the items in the pantry while they are creating the menu.
A written menu needs to be submitted after 15 minutes of receiving the ingredients.
Cooking Time = 1 hour
Plating begins after the hour and will be set by the judge, 15 minutes maximum time limit.
1) Each Team must present 2 courses – one appetizer or starter and an entrée.
2) Three portions of each course must be presented.
3) One plate will be kept for presentation and the other 2 are for the tasting judges.
Presentation = 25 pts.
Creativity = 25 pts.
Taste = 50 pts.