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Tom Tom Festival’s Iron Chef Competition

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April 13th: Join Cavalier & Local Chefs at Tom Tom Festival’s Iron Chef Competition in Charlottesville

Cavalier Produce is thrilled to sponsor the Tom Tom Summit & Festival’s annual Iron Chef Competition on Saturday, April 13th in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Join judges Curtis Shaver (Hamiltons’), Travis Lively (Whiskey Jar), and Leni Sorensen (food historian) for some serious culinary action at Charlottesville’s City Market. Watch as competitors have only thirty minutes to create their interpretations of “Hometown Staples: Southern Favorites” using only local ingredients and a secret ingredient, which will be revealed the day-of the competition.

2019 competitors include: Harrison Keevil (Keevil & Keevil), Kathryn Matthews (Iron Paffles), Julio Quispe (Pachamama Peruvian Food Truck), and (new this year!) three audience volunteers.


When: Saturday, April 13th, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Where: Charlottesville City Market (100 Water St E, Charlottesville, VA 22902)

Admission: FREE — Festival Pass

You can learn more about the Tom Tom Summit & Festival, taking place April 8-14, and view a full schedule of events here.