Are You Ready To #beTHEchef ?

Grand Prize: Three Day Cooking Course at The Daily Meal & Culinary Institute of America

25 Second Prizes: A cooking class near you!


Thank you very much to all who participated in the #beTHEchef contest!

We were so impressed by your innovative and mouth-watering recipes
and enjoyed reading over each and every one of them.

After reviewing a variety of entries, we are thrilled to
announce our Grand Prize Winner:


Laurelle Mendez

Gnocchi del Mar

Pan-seared black cod and lobster tail with Argentinean chimichurri,
herb roasted chanterelle mushrooms, gnocchi and petite peas in a thyme
cream sauce. This dish has a perfect balance of flavors with Argentinean,
Italian, and French influence.