Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

March 08, 2011 14:49 ET

Students Receive Awards for High School Culinary Challenge

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 8, 2011) - Students who participated in the Fourth Annual High School Culinary Challenge will be recognized for their achievements at the awards luncheon to take place on:

Date: Thursday, March 10, 2011

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: Hall D, Shaw Conference Centre

Presented by the Canadian Culinary Federation — Edmonton chapter — the competition encouraged Greater Edmonton's high school students to pursue rewarding careers in the culinary arts. Students who participated in the challenge will prepare and serve three courses for luncheon guests.

Thirteen high schools participated in this year's culinary challenge for recognition as Edmonton's best high school culinary team.  All teams will be honoured and the top three teams will receive special award recognition at the luncheon.

Award winning Chef Simon Smotkowicz, president of the Canadian Culinary Federation Edmonton will be available for interviews between 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Managed by Edmonton Economic Development Corporation, the Shaw Conference Centre is one of Canada's premier meeting, entertainment, and convention venues, and encourages socially and environmentally responsible event-planning. For more information, visit www.edmonton.com. Learn more about Edmonton through the stories of people who've experienced it at www.edmontonstories.ca

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