Monday, December 29, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 


Student Chefs Compete For Culinary School Scholarships

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: Student Chefs Compete For Culinary School Scholarships
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

out of 10

Free Video Views Remaining

To get you to the stories you care about, we are offering everyone 10 video views per month.

Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

High school seniors turned up the heat in a high-stakes cooking competition in the Flatiron District Tuesday.

Nineteen students from across the city tried to earn scholarships to culinary schools, by prepared classic French chicken dishes and dessert crepes for a panel of chef judges.

"It was very intense, and I love the adrenaline rush when you're cooking. We had two hours to complete our dishes," said one young cook.

"It was all about timing, speed, how to handle yourself in the kitchen and how to work with yourself," said another.

The students were judged on their organization, cooking techniques, taste and presentation.

The winners of the competition will be announced on Friday. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP