Winner will be featured on the cover of Taste of Home magazine, cook with Carla Hall, and take home $25,000!

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Andy Trousdale

I am a 100% passionate and dedicated chef who loves to learn and share my knowledge. I hope to elevate others food & culinary experience


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Who or what inspires you to cook?

Ingredients from the world over combined with culinary knowledge allows for unlimited creativity and passion for my craft. There are endless possibilities. My biggest inspiration is the impact, health and joy I can bring to others through this art form.

What's your all time favorite dish to make?

I love the many uses of duck. Especially rillette, duck stock, confit, breast of duck.

What would you do with the $25,000?

Purchase new equipment which would enable set up of training program and product launch.

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