Hyatt cooking contest finds young talented chefs

Hyatt cooking contest finds young talented chefs
Park Hyatt Busan’s Damien Selme won the contest in Korea By Kim Se-jeong At the Grand Hyatt Seoul’s Grand Ballroom on Sept. 1, five chefs were busy peeling pumpkins and slicing mushrooms and pork before frying and boiling them at makeshift cooking …
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Time Machine Chefs
Time Machine Chefs, a competitive cooking show on ABC. Still from Time Machine Chefs by Ron Tom/ABC. Given the low expectations engendered by its high-concept title, Time Machine Chefs (ABC, Thursdays at 9 p.m. ET) is among the more thoughtful food shows …
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Local chefs included in ‘Best Chefs America’ book
A new book called “Best Chefs America” includes more than 30 Capital Region chefs among the nearly 4,700 chefs profiled in the 386-page coffee-table hardcover. See them after the jump. According to promotional material: Best Chefs America analysts …
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Students compete in video game developing contest known as ‘game jam’

trendStudents compete in video game developing contest known as ‘game jam’
This year marked the second time Texas A&M’s Department of Visualization hosted what’s known as a “game jam,” where teams of college students interested in gaming and computer science race to develop a unique video game from the ground up before …
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ESports promoter ESL becomes world’s biggest videogame events company
This week, the nation’s largest video game company, Activision Blizzard Inc., announced the hiring of former ESPN and NFL Network Chief Executive Steve Bornstein to oversee new eSports initiatives. ESPN broadcast college games earlier this year.
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Anita Sarkeesian just created a cool new genre of video game review
Unless I’m specifically analyzing some aspect of them, I play blockbuster games for fun, and the biggest unnecessary barrier to that fun is boring racial and gender stereotypes. Obviously, these details appear in videos and essays all the time, but …
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SA Derby Millionaire Contest to be Offered

sportSA Derby Millionaire Contest to be Offered
Whichever horse wins, the contestant keeps all the money, including the $ 1,000 wager and the contestant will be assigned the Santa Anita Derby winner for the Kentucky Derby. If that horse goes on to win Racing’s Triple Crown, by sweeping the Kentucky …
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Assembly approves bill to protect horse racing simulcasts in Atlantic City
… 2015 8:33 pm. Assembly approves bill to protect horse racing simulcasts in Atlantic City Press staff reports The Press of Atlantic City. Legislation to protect the simulcasting of horse races in Atlantic City was approved by the state Assembly on …
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Five Palms Sharp in Santa Anita Comeback
If anybody can bring a horse back after that kind of a layoff, we can.” Indeed they can. Off at even money in a field of seven older horses, Five Palms paid $ 4.00, $ 3.40 and $ 2.40. Owned by Karl Watson, Mike Pegram and Paul Weitman, Five Palms notched …
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Tales of the brisket from the World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest

cusineTales of the brisket from the World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest
You can train years for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest but when it comes down to game day, anything can happen. And that’s because the ways of barbecue are finicky – that marriage of fire, smoke and …
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Send HBJ your Rodeo Houston Bar-B-Que Contest photos
Last year, Rodeo Houston reached a record number of visitors — nearly 2.49 million — including 249,332 people who attended the World’s Champion Bar-B-Que Contest. This year’s contest runs Feb. 26-28 at NRG Park, and several of Houston’s top …
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Hob Nob Bar-B-Que is hot ticket
BRADENTON — When Nate’s Grillers showed started cooking beef brisket Thursday afternoon for the Hob Nob Bar-B-Que, they made grill work look like a professional team sport. Made up of Benderson Development employees, the group can take a brisket …
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