July 27, 28 and 29, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Addyson Dell (Age 6) Wins First-Ever Garlic Chef Jr. Contest at the 2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival
July 27, 2018 (Gilroy, CA): This kid can cook! Addyson Dell (age 6), won the first-ever Garlic Chef Jr. competition at the 2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival with her recipe for Garlic Mac N Cheese with Crispy Garlic Chicken Tenders and Roasted Asparagus. As the first place winner, she goes home with a new notebook computer valued at $500—and ultimate kitchen bragging rights!
Hosted by MasterChef Season 7 Winner Shaun O'Neale, this exciting new event was held on the Challenge Butter Cook-Off Stage. Each contestant had to create one baked or grilled dish containing at least six cloves of garlic. A panel of expert judges evaluated each dish for taste, appearance, creativity, and use of garlic.
About the Gilroy Garlic Festival
The Gilroy Garlic Festival will be celebrating 40 years of family fun on July 27, 28, and 29, 2018, at Christmas Hill Park in Gilroy, California. The Gilroy Garlic Festival has been officially certified by GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® as the world’s largest garlic festival and draws over 100,000 guests from around the world. Presented by Raley’s, Bel Air, and Nob Hill Foods, this three-day celebration features gourmet garlicky food, live entertainment, cooking competitions, and fun for the whole family. For more information, go to www.gilroygarlicfestival.com.
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