(Alexandria, MN) Alexandria Community Education proudly announces a Jr. Iron Chef competition later this month. The competition will take place on Tuesday, October 22 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Alexandria Area High School.
The competition includes 5 teams of Discovery Middle School students paired with local celebrity chefs who will compete for the winning dish. Local celebrity chefs are Andrew Bogenrief (Lure), Tanner Hinz (Boulder Tap House), Jen Pastian (Pike & Pint), Matthew Jensen (La Ferme) and Matt Ohren (The Garden Bar on 6th).
Teams will have 1 ½ hours to prepare a dish using a pantry of ingredients and two local key ingredients. The winning recipe will be added to the Alexandria Public Schools lunch menu!
Esteemed Judges include: Janice Larson of Llama Cakes, Rob Rodas of Grand Arbor and Shannon Parent of Alexandria Public Schools.
The public is encouraged to attend this FREE event! Appetizers are included!