Northeast Pasta Showdown
The search for the best pasta dishes begins and ends at the Northeast Pasta Showdown!
On Sunday, the competition area in the Exhibit Hall will feature contestants preparing their best recipes and presenting them to the judges. A prestigious panel of professional chefs with proficiency in Italian cuisine will judge the entries and name the winners. Participants will have 40 minutes to prepare their dishes, and dishes will be judged on their trueness to the Italian basic tenets of technique, presentation, flavor balance, and taste.
The competition is limited to the first 20 registrations.
Winners will be announced Monday afternoon. The first-place winner receives $1,000 and a trophy; second- and third-place prizes are $500 and $250, respectively.
Monday, October 17
8:00-9:00 AM – Competitors & Judges Meeting
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Pasta Competition
4:00-5:00 PM – Awards Presentation
2019 Pasta Showdown Winners
House of Hops
New York, NY
2018 Pasta Showdown Winners
Nino’s Cucina Italiano
Pizaro’s Pizza Napoletana