George Brown's signature student cooking competition searches for
brightest culinary stars
TORONTO, Feb. 23 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, February 24, George Brown College's
Chef School will be hosting its eighth annual Chefs in the City(TM)
competition, the College's signature culinary event featuring the province's
high school culinary prodigies. Individual students and school teams from
across Ontario will be competing in a variety of cooking and baking
competitions, including the Egg Farmers on Ontario "Whiz Kids" Competition;
the Knorr "Ready, Set, Cook" Competition; and the Canada Bread Foodservice
"Ready, Set, Bake" Competition. Scholarships to study at the College's famous
Chef School are available to those who come out on top in the listed contests.
The competitions will be judged by George Brown Chef School faculty and
well known television celebrities David Rocco and Licensed to Grill's Rob
What: George Brown College's Seventh Annual Chefs in the City
George Brown Chef School's signature culinary event for high
school students from across Ontario.
When: Tuesday, February 24
Egg Farmers of Ontario "Whiz Kids" Individual Cooking
Competition: 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Knorr "Ready, Set & Cook" Team Culinary Competition:
10:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Canada Bread Food Service "Ready, Set & Bake" Team Baking
Competition: 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tasting and judging: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Awards ceremony and photo shoot: 3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: George Brown Centre for Hospitality & Culinary Arts
300 Adelaide St. East, Toronto (parking available upon request)
Who: The following will be available for interviews throughout the
Chef John Higgins, Director of the George Brown Chef School
David Rocco of TLN's Italian food adventure, Dolce Vita
Rob Rainford, host of Food Network Canada's "Licensed to Grill"
High School students from across Ontario
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About George Brown College
Established in 1967, George Brown's (GBC) three campuses are located in
downtown Toronto, the most multicultural city in the world. With more than
15,000 full-time students, including 1,400 international students, GBC is one
of Ontario's fastest growing colleges. GBC offers more than 150 programs
ranging from one-year certificates to four-year bachelor's degrees. In
addition, over 60,000 continuing education students are enrolled in more than
For further information:
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