Augusta County Cooking Team Takes Home Gold from National 4H Competition
AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Four Augusta County teenagers returned from a national cooking competition as champions. The Spice Girls, as they call themselves, competed in the 4H Food Challenge at the Texas State Fair in Dallas.
The challenge is similar to the hit cooking competition show Chopped. The starts with a bag of mystery ingredients, often including one food that is a little less common. Teams get 40 minutes to create a dish and put together a five-minute presentation - which accounts for 80 out of the team's 100 points.
The Spice Girls beat out 8 other teams from 4 other states to take home the gold.
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