… and the new Chopped Champion is … Jean-Louis Gerin
On May 28, to celebrate his appearance on the Food Network’s show “Chopped”, James Beard Award-winning Chef Jean-Louis Gerin had invited his friend and 2011 “Chopped” champion, Chef Olivier de Saint Martin, to co-host a live cooking competition and viewing party at Restaurant Jean-Louis on Tuesday.
During a special pre-show dinner, Chefs de Saint Martin and Gerin challenged each other to a main course battle in the kitchen, where guests were served both chefs’ dishes and choose a winner. The dinner was be followed by a viewing party at 10PM with complimentary desserts and open bar
Chef Olivier de Saint Martin is the master chef/owner of Caribou Cafe (www.cariboucafe.com) and ZINC (www.zincbarphilly.com) restaurants in Philadelphia.
Chef Jean-Louis Gerin is the master chef/owner of Restaurant Jean-Louis (www.restaurantjeanlouis.com) in Greenwich, CT. He was honored with a James Beard Award as Best Chef Northeast.