Behind the Scenes with the 2013 Local Chef Challenge Competitors

Minnesota Monthly’s 5th Annual Local Chef Challenge is April 6 & 7, 2013 at Mall of America. Here, we go behind the scenes with some of the competitors. Learn more at

Chef Jorge Guzman of Solera Restaurant & Event Center


Chef Sarah Master of Barbette


Chef Marshall Paulsen of Birchwood Cafe


Chef Nick O’Leary of Borough & Parlour


Chef Sameh Wadi of Saffron Restaurant & Lounge


Chef Doug Flicker of Piccolo


Chef JD Fratzke of The Strip Club Meat and Fish