Kitchen Gladiator Competition

Oct 29
Hosted by:United Cerebral Palsy of ...
October 29, 2017 at 4:00pm to
October 29, 2017 at 7:30pm
BLVD Kitchen map 13545 Ventura Blvd Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Goal: $15,000
$4,625 4 31% Complete

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Forget the casting call, talent agents, headshots for you and your food - this once-in-a-lifetime cooking challenge is just you showing off your culinary skills in front of four celebrity judges while you learn from these masters of the kitchen!


The first 32 people to reserve their "Gladiator" spots will join us on October 29, 2017 at the BLVD Kitchen in Sherman Oaks, CA  to earn culinary bragging rights bestowed by celebrity chefs!  Each Kitchen Gladiator will compete on one of four teams as they show their cooking chops while battling through surprise challenges brought by Melissa d’Arabian, Simon Majumdar, Aarti Sequeira and Carnie Wilson.  Each of Gladiator reservation will offer admission for one food warrior, facetime with the celebrity judges and the chance to take part in a truly unique culinary experience.  Or you can cheer our "Gladiators" on while taking in this epic food fight!  After the winners have been crowned, contestants, audience members and judges will share a meal together.

Tickets to ths one-time-only event are $250 for competitors and $100 for audience members.  

Space is limited, so reserve your spot now!


Looking for inspiration?  Check out these recipes from our celebrity chef judges:


Melissa d'Arabian's

Turkey Burgers with Goat Cheese and Grilled Peaches

Simon Majumdar's

Mixed Berry & Peach Crumble

Aarti Sequeira's 

Chicken Kebabs with No-Cook Peach Chutney


From Melissa d'Arabian:

"Turkey burgers have become the healthy default of grilling season – but grillers are often dissatisfied with the tough, dry burgers that they cook. I share two tips for keeping turkey burgers juicy, as well as a trick for stretching the flavor of goat cheese in a delicious burger sauce." Get the recipe.

From Simon Majumdar:

"This is my go to dessert when I am preparing a dinner party or have to cook for someone at short notice. People always seem to love it and the cast iron skillet in which I prepare it is usually wiped clean minutes after I place it on the table." Get the recipe.

From Aarti Sequeira:

In 2010, Aarti Sequeira won Season 6 of Food Network Star, becoming the host of Aarti Party. Get the recipe for her amazing chicken kebabs with no-cook peach chutney.



Carnie Wilson's

Mini Peach Butter Cakes with Vanilla Glaze

From Carnie Wilson:

"Mini Peach Butter Cakes with Vanilla Glaze #lovebitesbycarnie #peach #dessert #bitesized #smallenoughnottoshare"

Surprise - no recipe for this one! Just a taste of the challenge you'll face as a Kitchen Gladiator.

Here's a delicious photo though.


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