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Nov
 
06
2023

Men Who Cook 2023 Award Winners

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Nov
 
06
2023

This was our biggest Men Who Cook event yet, and our celebrity+restaurant teams truly gave it their all! Congrats to our 2023 award winners!

MOST MONEY RAISED (Online before the event)

1st Place - Nick LaRocca and Abita Roasting Co.

2nd Place - John Gutierrez, Jim Yancey and Vernon Chagnard with Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux Covington

3rd Place - Adam Acquistapace with Acquistapace's

JUDGE'S CHOICE (A blind tasting by 3 guest judges)

1st Place - John Gutierrez, Jim Yancey and Vernon Chagnard with Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux Covington

2nd Place - Melissa Henry and Pardo's

3rd Place - Benjamin Richaud and The Gloriette (Southern Hotel)

PEOPLE'S CHOICE (Tip tickets collected at the event)

1st Place - Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser and Tchefuncte's

2nd Place - John Gutierrez, Jim Yancey and Vernon Chagnard with Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux Covington

3rd Place - Jennifer Nolen and Meribo

MOST CREATIVE CAMPAIGN

Elizabeth Westervelt and LOLA

We are so grateful to all of our restaurant+celebrity teams, sponsors, donors, event attendees, and volunteers for making this year's Men Who Cook campaign such a huge success! Your generosity helps provide hope, healing and justice for our community’s most vulnerable children.

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