A live cook-off and renowned celebrity judge set for the final competition on August 3.
We are thrilled to announce that Chef Kira Eggert from Sedgebrook has been chosen as one of the five national finalists to participate in the esteemed LCS Chef of The Year competition. This annual event celebrates and recognizes the exceptional culinary talent within senior living communities owned and managed by Life Care Services.
Prepare for an epic culinary battle as Chef Kira takes part in a thrilling three-round, “chopped-style” cook-off in front of a live audience. The competition will be graced by the presence of celebrity chef Christian Gill, who will serve as one of the distinguished judges. Chef Gill’s culinary expertise is well-known, with numerous victories in competitions and impressive appearances on shows such as Beat Bobby Flay, Guy’s Grocery Games: Summer Games, and Netflix’s Snack vs Chef. He brings a wealth of knowledge in spices, flavor combinations, and culinary innovation, having collaborated with Spiceology to assist foodservice partners.
The stage for this exciting clash of culinary prowess will be set at the Sysco Headquarters in Houston, Texas. The top two chefs from the competition will advance to the final round, vying for the highly coveted title of 2023 LCS Chef of the Year and the grand prize of $10,000.
Chef Kira, an immensely talented executive chef from Sedgebrook, brings years of experience and expertise to the competition. Renowned for exceptional skills and boundless creativity in the kitchen, Chef Kira has played a vital role in the culinary team at Sedgebrook. Her unwavering dedication to culinary excellence has earned well-deserved recognition, and this national competition stands as a testament to her remarkable talent. With an impressive repertoire of specialty dishes and a knack for culinary innovation, Chef Kira has elevated the dining experience for residents at Sedgebrook to new heights.
The Chef of The Year competition promises to be an exhilarating event, showcasing the exceptional talent and creativity of chefs within the senior living community. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to Executive Chef Kira for this remarkable achievement, and we eagerly anticipate the thrilling cook-off on August 3.
Best of luck, Chef Kira! The entire community stands behind you, cheering you on as you demonstrate your culinary prowess on the national stage.