Saturday, July 31, 2010

Come join all the good eats and fun! I think I am signed up for the AYCE challenge... Bring it baby! I have been training all my life for this, not really but it sure seems like it! lol

Event :
2nd Annual Korean BBQ Cook-Off

Date :
Saturday, August 7th
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location :
3600 Wilshire building parking lot
Los Angeles, CA, 90010

Parking is NOT available at the 3600 Wilshire basement parking lot, but there is parking lot at the structure across the street, at 672 Kingsley Dr, $5.

Website :

Ticket Price :
All plates are $5 each, Vendor Tickets will be sold at the entrance. Vendor tickets must be purchased as restaurants will not be taking cash

Description :
Los Angeles’s Second Annual Korean BBQ Cook-off will showcase some of the best dishes by the top Korean BBQ restaurants. Presented by the Korean American Coalition – Los Angeles (KAC) on Saturday, August 7, 2010.

Judges confirmed:
Jonathan Gold, a well-respected and longtime food critic for L.A. Weekly. He has previously written for the Los Angeles Times and Gourmet magazine, among many others. In 2007, he became the first food critic to win the Pulitzer Prize.

Ludo Lefebvre, chef of the wildly popular restaurant event, LudoBites, has been named one of the World's 50 Greatest Chefs by Relais & Chateaux and was nominated by the James Beard Foundation for a Rising Star Chef Award. Chef Ludo has also been seen on such shows as Top Chef Masters, Iron Chef America and The Today Show.

Sandra Oh, accomplished actress and Golden Globe winner for her role as Dr. Cristina Yang in the series Grey's Anatomy. She also played notable roles in the feature films Under the Tuscan Sun and Sideways, and had a supporting role on the HBO original series Arli$$.

CONFIRMED RESTAURANTS AND VENDORS (With more rolling in daily):
- BCD Tofu House: Sizzling LA galbi, cut across the bone.
- Cherry on Top: Frozen yogurt. Your way.
- Chuncheon Dakgalbi: Chicken galbi, grilled to perfection.
- Coolhaus: The best ice cream sandwiches in L.A., some say. We agree.
- Ham Ji Park: Mouth-watering pork ribs, the best in town.
- Hansong: Beefy deliciousness.
- Kalbi Burger: Burgers, KoreanAmericanized.
- O Dae San: Pork belly. Oh glorious pork belly…
- Olympic Cheonggukjang: Pork bulgogi, thin-sliced meat in a savory-sweet sauce.
- Park’s BBQ: The One. The Only.
- Scoops: Unique, utterly delicious ice creams.
- Seoul Sausage Company: Kalbi? Inside a sausage? With slaw on top? This new company has something really interesting going on.
- Soowon Galbi: One of the best and most-highly rated Korean BBQ restaurants in Ktown.

Saturday, August 7, 2010 from 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
- 2:00 pm – All-You-Can-Eat contest with mystery ingredient
- 3:30 pm – Soju Mix-Off, sponsored by Sauce LA
- 5:00 pm – Cook-Off competition
- 6:15 pm – Awards ceremony


Kat said...

You might still be able to sign up for the AYCE challenge, why not try!? =D

here's the info off their page:
Email: with your first and last name, age and city to be a possible contestant.

Do you dare challenge me? mwahaha lol =B

arlenezeller said...

Good luck with the contest, I hope you win!

Kat said...

haha thanks but it will be a bittersweet victory b/c everything I eat will become fat! lol @_@ still I'm going to try!! hahah lol

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