is on for this year's British BBQ Battle Champion, so get your creative juices
submit a winning 3-course BBQ menu that takes a spin on British favourites and
you could be walking away with a £3,000 Crown Verity BBQ plus £1,000's worth of
other prizes and the title of 'Crown Verity British BBQ Champion'!
the deadline for entries is Friday 2nd May 2014.
all walks of the foodservice industry are invited to enter. All you need to do
is submit a brief description of your starter, main course and dessert that can
all be prepared on a BBQ.
You must use
at least one Lion sauce in one of your courses. There's a choice of Lion BBQ
and hot sauces, salsas and chutneys, mustards, and mayonnaise and dressings
(see www.lionsauces.co.uk for the range) - so get as creative, unique and
inspirational as you like!
be shortlisted by the President of the British BBQ Association and Britain's
Best BBQer at the World BBQ Championships, Ben Bartlett.
shortlisted chefs will be invited to compete for the title at a live BBQ
cook-off final on 18th June at Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, where they will
have to create their 3-courses within a 1 hour time frame. On the day, Ben
Bartlett and his co-judges will be scoring the chefs not only on the taste and
appearance of their final dishes, but for BBQ cooking techniques too. So the
heat will be on!
For the live
final, Crown Verity BBQs, powered by Calor LPGenius gas (ideal for precision
barbecuing) will be provided for each finalist to cook on and they will also
receive samples of their selected Lion sauces in advance of the final.
finalists will be rewarded with a Sharp LED TV, a Simply Stainless Professional
Chef's table and exclusive British BBQ Battle chef's whites. The winner will
also walk away with a top of the range Crown Verity BBQ and accessories pack.
All prizes, worth an estimated £11,000 are kindly provided by leading
foodservice equipment supplier RH Hall, the exclusive distributor in the UK for
Crown Verity, Sharp and Simply Stainless.
To enter the
British BBQ Battle 2014, visit www.britishbbqbattle.co.uk and complete the
online entry form. It's free and simple to enter. Closing date for entries is
Friday 2nd May 2014.
This is the
third year of the Crown Verity BBQ Competition. Main competition sponsors are
Crown Verity and RH Hall, but this year the BBQ Battle welcomes new co-sponsors
Lion Sauces and Calor Gas.
Battle winner: Fiona Dulake from The Boot Pub, St Albans
category winner: Steve Munkley, Royal Garden Hotel
winner: Fiona Dulake, The Boot Pub
category winner: Ben Elsbury, University of Kent
& Event Catering category winner: Alexander Bone, Catering Direct, Burnham
on Crouch Golf Club