About IGNITE Competition

The IGNITE Collegiate Culinary Competition, supported by High River Angus® and Diamond Reef Ocean Products™, is presenting its inaugural event at this year’s The Taste of Colorado Show. Eight culinary students from Valencia College will compete for a scholarship award on the show floor. The competition is going to be heated and full of passion for performance, execution and creativity for the culinary arts. There will be two initial rounds of competing teams of which the winning team will advance to the final round to cook for the championship. Each round will be judged by 3 individuals on criteria defined in the judges’ instructions.


October 18, 2019
The Taste of Colorado Event

Opportunity to showcase your culinary skills


Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
1500 Masters Blvd, Championsgate, FL

Diamond Reef Ocean Products

At Diamond Reef Ocean Products, our mission is to deliver world-class quality seafood from The Seven Seas to every family’s table. From sustainable, responsible fisheries and the vast, wide open oceans, we are committed to delivering a product that is as environmentally conscious as it is delectable.

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An Even Better Brand of Flavor

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