Only one more week until the final battle of Fire on the Dock 2012. Who will be in that battle? That decision will be made this week. In the running are the following chefs: Andy Hopper, Marc Copenhaver, Gerry Fong, and Kirsten Mitchell.
|Andy Hopper of Chefs 105|
Chef Hopper was the winner of Battle Bacon and Country Ham and Battle Strawberries and Asparagus. He will compete tomorrow against Chef Marc Copenhaver.
Simple but effective contemporary American cuisine with a hints of Italian and Spanish influences.
the fact that I have travelled the country and overseas to study at some of the greatest restaurants including The Four Seasons Resort and Troon North in Scottsdale, and the acclaimed Spiaggia Restaurant in Chicago. I am also a multiple-time winner of several local culinary competitions.
|Chef Marc Copenhaver of Marc's on Market|
|Chef Gerry Fong of Persimmons|
\Chef Fong was the winner of Battle Heritage Farms Premium Pork and Battle Poulet Rouge and Perfect Puree. He will compete on Wednesday against Chef Kirsten Mitchell.
My cooking style is: An intricate twist of my Chinese ancestry and Southern NC upbringing. I use classical French technique to bring flavors together.
|Chef Kirsten Mitchell of Cameo 1900|
Our restaurant features: a menu that includes flavorful, thoughtful, high quality dishes served tapas style. Small plates, which are designed to be shared and paired, offer a chance to experience many diverse dishes and flavors. Stop in tonight to try our award-winning 1900 Mac & Cheese, voted “Best Hot Plate” at the 2011 Taste of Wilmington.