STINKIN' CULINARY STAGE
SW Quadrant of Centre Square
3 Mayors’ Cook-off – 1 pm
Easton Mayor Sal Panto with Executive Chef Abe Lopez of Stoke (this year’s EGF Headline Chef) versus Phillipsburg Mayor Todd Tersigni with Chef/Owner Sal LaDuca of LaBella Via versus Hellerown Mayor David Heintzelman with Bobbie Gianguzzi of Brooklyn’s Catering as they battle it out in the garlic head-to-head judged cooking competition. Come cheer for your favorite city!
Mystery Basket Cook-off – 3 pm
Be in the audience to watch Executive Chef Abe Lopez of Stoke vs. Executive Chef Steven Lenhoff of Maxim’s 22 go garlic head-to-head in a judged competition. Our own Easton Farmers’ Market will provide the mystery ingredients, all locally sourced farm-fresh food!
Hometown Heroes Cook-off – 1 pm
City of Easton Police versus City of Easton Fire Department versus Easton Emergency Squad will have their departments’ best cooks competing in a judged competition.
Iron Chef Cook-off – 3 pm
Watch Executive Chef Cristian Gonzalez of The Shelby go at it with Esteban Morales, Chef/Owner of Morales Catering in this showdown similar to the popular TV show.