Iron Chef Product Development Contest

Sponsored by Cargill

  • Date: Saturday, June 24, 2023
  • Time: 8:00am
  • Location: McNeal Hall- 1985 Buford Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55108
    Cost: $25 you will select this event when registering for the 2023 RMC

The Iron Chef event will be an amazing experience allowing students to work with their peers in a culinary and creative space.  Additionally, students will have the opportunity to work with the AMSA Professional Member Industry Mentors.

  • AMSA Staff Lead: Leslie Frenzel, Director of Youth Programs
  • Pre-Contest Communication
    • Registered students will be divided into working groups prior to the event.  The group will received an email with contest details and arrival time.
      •  Email will contain group members, contest outline and expectations, as well as judging rubric.

Schedule of Events- Saturday, June 24, 2023


0:00-0:05 minCheck-In, Introduction to the event and mentorsRoom TBD
0:06-0:10 minIntroduction to Iron-Chef- Release of the ConceptRoom TBD
0:11-0:20 minGroup BrainstormingRoom TBD
0:21-0:50 minProduct PreparationRoom TBD
0:51-0:60 minGroup Clean-UpRoom TBD
Rotation #1- 8:00-9:00am
Groups 1, 2, and 3
Room TBD
Rotation #2- 9:30-10:30amGroups 4, 5, and 6Room TBD
Rotation #3- 11:00-12:00pmGroups 7, 8, and 9Room TBD
Rotation #4- 12:30-1:30pmGroups 10, 11, and 12Room TBD
Rotation #5- 2:00-3:00pm
Groups 13, 14, and 15Room TBD

For additional information contact: Leslie Frenzel, Director of Youth Programs