THE RESULTS ARE IN – CHEF FEST 2018 A DELICIOUS SUCCESS!

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CHEF FEST 2018 RAISES MORE THAN $93,000 FOR THE ARTS

CHEF FEST 2018 proved to be a record-setting event, exceeding the event’s fundraising goal and raising $93,389 to support the arts and arts education across North Central Washington. Sincere thanks to our presenting sponsor, CONFLUENCE HEALTH, and to all the other sponsors, donors, attendees and chefs who helped to make Icicle Creek Center for the Arts annual fundraiser such a success.

TAKE THE CHEF FEST 2018 SURVEY

If you attended one or more of the Chef Fest 2018 events, click the button below to fill out a quick survey. Everyone who completes the survey will be entered into a drawing to win two free passes to the MUSIC IN THE MEADOW SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, featuring Bruce Cockburn, Hey Marseilles and The Paperboys. Do it today! The winner will be drawn on July 10, 2018.

VIEW THE PHOTOS!

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And the winners are ...

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Chef Brock Johnson

TEAM WEST: The Dahlia Lounge

Chef Johnson brought home the first win of the night with a stunning bite of Dungeness Crab with Shiso, Pickled Rhubarb and Snap Peas.

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Chef Seth McKee

TEAM EAST: Chateau Faire le Pont

Chef McKee took home the sole award this year TEAM EAST with his Slow-cooked Wagyu Hanger Steak with a chorizo emulsion, pickled blueberries, Easley Farm buckwheat shoots and wild ramp soubise.

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Chef John Sundstrom

TEAM WEST: Lark

The James Beard Award nominee and Best Chef Northwest winner wowed the tasting audience with his version of Morel Fried Rice with Spring Onion, Morel Kewpie Mayo and Duck Egg.

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Chef Brock Johnson

TEAM WEST: The Dahlia Lounge

Dahlia Lounge Executive Chef Brock Johnson’s Dungeness crab on a Shiso leaf paired with Goose Ridge Estate Winery’s 2016 Reserve White Wine “Blue Grade Dusk” won over the voters this year.

GRAND PRIZE RAFFLE ANNOUNCED!

CARL EVANS was randomly selected on stage at the Main Event as the winner of our 2018 Grand Prize Raffle. Thanks, Carl, and all of you who bought tickets in support of the arts!

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Thanks to this year's sponsors!

Chef Fest is only possible through the generous support of our sponsors. If you would like to support the arts while making your mark at Chef Fest next year, please contact jamie@icicle.org.

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