Sunday, March 13, 2011

Do You Make Baltimore's Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich?

April is National Grilled Cheese Month and the Mt Washington Tavern is celebrating by hosting the 1st annual Grilled Cheese Sandwich Cook-off on Sunday, 4/10/2011. From 2-4 pm the public can watch top local chefs and home cooks battle it out for the title of Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich, plus enjoy a tasting of the contestants’ creations.

There will be two separate contests, one for professional chefs and one for home cooks. Home cooks can win a cash prize of $200, a $25 gift certificate to Mt Washington Tavern, and a t-shirt, so put on your culinary thinking cap and cogitate on coming up with a delicious, ooey-gooey, twist on one of America's favorite sandwiches!

Local celebrity chefs that will be participating include:
Patrick Crooks of Roy’s Restaurant
Chad Gauss of City Café
Bill Crouse of Slainte
Matthew Milani of The Rumor Mill
Darrick Granai of Baldwin Station
Kevin Miller of Widespread Concierge Services. (formerly of Ixia)

Admission to the event, which includes the cook-off and tasting, is $10, all of which goes to Moveable Feast

For more information on the event and the home cooks contest, visit mtwashingtontavern.com/events.