Battle of the Badges – Round 1
Welcome to the “Battle of the Badges” Famous Food Festival 2019!
We’re excited and look forward to hosting this fierce and friendly competition.
This year’s first cook-off will begin at the Deer Park Tanger Outlets, Saturday, July 13, where we will host a team of five
chefs from Suffolk County PD versus The Famous Meatballers (Team of firemen).
Each team of five chefs will be given one mystery basket of ingredients, which will be used to create an appetizer, entrée
and a dessert for a panel of Famous Chef Judges.
Each team will be given 40 minutes to prepare each course. Each course will be judged on:
Taste, Plating & Creativity
The following Chef Competition rounds will begin promptly at 2 PM and be given 40 minutes to prepare each course and
will be given 20 minutes per round for judging:
- The appetizer round: 2:00 – 2:40
- The entree round: 3:00 – 3:40
- The dessert round: 4:00 – 4:40
The winners from the July and August battles will go on to the championship round in October where they will face off
for winning prizes.
Winning team will be awarded with a $4000 donation
Losing team will be awarded with a $1000 donation