H-E-B HIGH SCHOOL PAELLA CHALLENGE
March 26, 2017
And the winners are...
8TH ANNUAL CORONA PAELLA CHALLENGE
1st Place – William Rivera, Cured at Pearl
2nd Place – Jason Dady, Jason Dady Restuarants
3rd Place – Jean-Paul Bourgeois, Blue Smoke
MODERN CLASSICAL PAELLA
1st Place – Arturo Fernandez, Fresh Hor...
February 1, 2017
Over $350,000 Raised by Event, Proceeds Go Towards Culinary Education, Resources and Advocacy
SAN ANTONIO – February 2, 2017 – Since its inaugural event in 2010, Chef Johnny Hernandez’s annual culinary competition has seen unwavering support from chefs, corporations, an...
March 14, 2016
The Paella Challenge thanks all of our guests, judges, volunteers, staff, and competing chefs for making the 7th Annual Paella Challenge a huge success.
Congratulations to our champions!
7TH ANNUAL PAELLA CHALLENGE: CONTEMPORARY CATEGORY
1st - Steven McHugh, Cured
February 26, 2016
We're proud to announce that Henry Brun and the Latin Playerz featuring Judi Deleón will be joining us for this year's Paella Challenge. Be prepared to be entertained by this Grammy-winning group!
About Henry Brun
Conga dynamo Henry Brun, “Mr. Ritmo” to his fans, is ha...
January 16, 2016
Get in on the action early by purchasing your tickets now for the 7th Annual Paella Challenge! The competition will be returning to The Historic Pearl on Sunday, March 13, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Purchase tickets by visiting the 'TICKETS' page on our website.
March 15, 2015
6TH ANNUAL CORONA PAELLA CHALLENGE
1st Place – David Gilbert, Tuk Tuk Tap Room
2nd Place – Flor Vergara, True Flavors
3rd Place – Jesse Perez, Arcade
1st Place – Juan Sanchez, Groomer’s Seafood
2nd Place – Angie...
March 9, 2015
Jesse Perez, Arcade
Tim McCarty, Mayo Foundation
Martha Solis, San Antonio Food Bank/Haven for Hope
Susana Trilling, Seasons of My Heart
David Gilbert, Tuk Tuk Tap Room
David Wirebaugh, Grand Hyatt
Angie Bridges, Copa Wine Bar
Eduardo Ramos, Leon Valley Cafe
January 21, 2015
In 2014, 30 talented high school students from six high schools across San Antonio represented the future of the restaurant and foodservice industry in the 3rd Annual High School Paella Challenge hosted by Chef Johnny Hernandez.
In it's fourth year, the High School Pae...
March 9, 2014
Congratulations to our winners!
5th Annual Paella Challenge Winners
Classic Paella Champions
1st Tim Rattray, The Granary
2nd Michael Sohocki, Restaurant Gwendolyn
3rd Michael Skibitcky, HEB Cooking School
Contemporary Paella Champions
1st David Gilbert, Tuk Tuk Taproom