TORONTO, May 2, 2014 /CNW/ - As Canada's largest sushi company, Bento is
continuing to lead the way in food innovation and Associate Engagement.
Bento hosted its third annual Iron Chef competition yesterday, May 1st, at The Chef's House, where six contestants competed for the title of
Iron Chef, and for the honour of launching their winning roll in market
in September. Bento's Iron Chef Competition demonstrates the company's
commitment to its 1,300 innovative chefs across North America, and to
finding the next best sushi recipe for its loyal consumers.
Toronto's top chefs and food industry leaders, Chef John Placko (Modern
Culinary Academy), Chef Steve McGoey (Corporate Chef, Keg Restaurants
Ltd.), Kristen Eppich (Recipe Developer and Food Stylist) and Chef Kyle
Deming (Teaching Chef, George Brown) presided over the judge's panel,
tasting and scoring the six winning recipes.
There were over 120 submissions, but six Chefs stood out, impressing the
judges with their unique and flavourful recipes.
Iron Chef Winners:
1st Place: Doo Hee Lee
Salmon Tartar Roll
2st Place: Ai Ming Xu
Teriyaki Tiger Roll
3rd Place: Haruo Oikawa
Vegetable Delight Roll
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SOURCE: Bento Nouveau Ltd.
For further information:
Caleigh Hall, Director of Marketing & Brand Development
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