COASTAL BEND FOOD BANK CHEF SHOWDOWN Presented by Flint Hills Resources
September 21, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Join the Coastal Bend Food Bank on Friday, September 21, 2018 for our “Iron Chef", “Top Chef” style fundraising competition to help benefit the Coastal Bend Food Bank.

Each chef is invited to showcase their best cuisine at the largest tasting event ever held in in the Coastal Bend – “The Coastal Bend Food Bank Chef Showdown”. Chefs will have the opportunity to compete in a LIVE Quick-Fire Challenge and be named "Quick Fire Challenge Winner" in front of hundreds of foodies at the event. Attendees will vote by donations to select the winner and award the top honor of “Corpus Christ's Top Chef 2018”

Chefs from around the Coastal Bend are invited to showcase their best cuisine with a series of appetizers and/or desserts to be voted on with tokens by patrons. Each patron will receive 2 voting tokens with the purchase of a ticket, additional tokens will be available to purchase. 

Four Chefs will then be chosen to compete in a Quickfire Challenge were food will be provided by the Coastal Bend Food Bank. Each chef will receive the same ingredients in their basket, which will consist of ordinary ingredients similar to items found in the pantry boxes that are distributed by the Coastal Bend Food Bank.

Two Chefs will pair off and compete, the winner of each pair will then compete for the final round. The final round will have the remaining Chefs going toe to toe to see who wins the award of 

"QUICK FIRE Challenge Winner!'

The remaining Chefs who are showcasing their food will still be competing for the top award voted by patrons. The chef with the most tokens at the end of the night wins the award for

“Corpus Christi’s Top Chef 2018”.

  • Sep 21st at 6:30pm to 9:30pm