Time & Location
About The Event
The SkillsUSA Massachusetts MRE Challenge is a TEAM Culinary Event for Teams of 3 Culinary students (1 team per Chapter may enter) in which contestants will demonstrate using their culinary knowledge and sanitation as well their ability to utilize and be creative with Military issue MREs. Using 6 randomly selected MREs the contestants will produce 2 each of the following: appetizer, entrée, dessert, 12 oz. beverage (hot or cold). A. Contestants will be given a total of 30 minutes to plan, 90 minutes to execute the food and 5 minutes to present to judges and with a Q & A.
Judging & Award Categories
1. Grand Champions (overall winners) - 1st – 2nd & 3rd place
2. Military Personnel Taste Test - 1st – 2nd & 3rd place
3. Creativity (use of/re-imagining MRE products) - 1st – 2nd & 3rd place
4. Presentation (creativity in presentation) - 1st – 2nd & 3rd place