TNT to Sponsor 2013 World Food Championships
The 2013 World Food Championships, to be held Nov. 7-10 at the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas, will invite more than 400 competitors to compete for their share of the event’s $300,000 prize purse.
This year’s competition will feature seven iconic culinary categories: BBQ, chili, burger, sandwich, dessert, bacon and recipe.
TNT beef patties, a subsidiary of Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation and winner of the ChefsBest Award for Foodservice, will be a sponsor. Fifty of the world’s best cooks, chefs and amateurs will compete during one challenge round using the versatile TNT patties as part of the championship competition.
“We’re proud to welcome TNT to the World Food Championships line-up,” said Mike McCloud, president and CEO of Trybe Targeting, the producers of the World Food Championships. “TNT boasts world-class flavor and performance perfectly on par with the World Food Championships’ caliber.”
Cargill is an international producer and marketer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. Founded in 1865, the privately held company employs 138,000 people in 63 countries.