CSA Smackdown 2015

Share Your Local Food Skills!

With just 30 minutes to cook in the Great CSA Smackdown, CSA members will highlight how fast and delicious our fresh, local food can be.


Just Food challenges New York City CSAs to show off their cooking talent and local food skills with the: a city-wide cooking competition for members of Just Food Network CSAs. CSA members will be pitted against each other as they prepare a delicious dish around an assortment of ingredients directly from their CSA share! With only 30 minutes to cook, competitors will need to rely on their speed, skill and creativity to make the cut. Winners will advance to the city wide final-round event to be held on November 18th at the Bell House in Brooklyn.  

Grand Street CSA will be holding its round of the Smackdown the afternoon of Sunday, October 18th at the Hester Street Fair at 1 PM. We’ll have more details soon. 

UPDATE: LES Cooks will defend their title this Saturday, October 31st at 1pm. Hope you to see you there!

Fall bounty

2015 Champs – LES Cooks
2012-13 Champs – Emo Eggplants

Check out more photos from last year’s event.

Find  more info, rules, and register to cook here!