Sweet Start Smackdown: All-Stars

Sweet Start Smackdown

Thursday, April 23, 7-9 p.m.

Dessert comes first at this Restaurant Week-eve kick-off battle in which past finalists compete against new challengers from around the state. Scores from celebrity judges and votes from you decide the winner of Vermont Restaurant Week’s Signature Sweet. Click here for tickets. 

Higher Ground Ballroom, 1214 Williston Road,  S. Burlington. Tickets: $15 adv./$20. Limited availability. Info, 802-652-0777

All-star Chefs: 

  • John Belding, Birchgrove Baking (2013 Finalist)
  • Erica Anderson, New Moon Café (2013 Finalist)
  • Ryan Bunce, Barrio Bakery (2013 Winner)
  • Andrew LeStourgeon, Little Sweets (2014 Finalist)
  • Lisa Curtis, Sweet Simone’s (2014 Finalist)

2015 Challengers:

  • Andrew Machanic, The Swingin’ Pinwheel
  • Juanita Galloway & Anne Marcoe, Good Comida
  • Kevin Valentine, Essex Culinary Resort & Spa
  • Sergjio Shantoja, Waterworks Food + Drink
  • Evelyn Martin, Evelyne’s on Center
Watch a video of the sold-out Smackdown in 2012:

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