High School Cooking Challenge

Yolanda Qui and Andrew 1Chef’s Andrew Miller , Qui Lockett, and Yolanda Chatman had to opportunity to judge The 3rd Annual Taste of Acworth's Culinary Throwdown which was held on Oct. 17 and sponsored by Carrabba's Italian Grill, American Family Insurance & Tom + Chee Kennesaw.

This is a culinary team competition among the local Cobb County High Schools.   The team that wins gets a $1000 donated to their culinary arts program at their high school and $1000 to split among the winning team members. The goal of the competition is to help put money back into the culinary arts programs at a high school level and to build future chefs' confidence levels.

Yolanda Qui and Andrew 1