Team Building Activity - Iron Chef Cooking Competition

Join Chef Ivan for a fun and exciting Iron Chef-style cooking competition with your team!

In this hands-on team building experience hosted by Chef Ivan, you and your group will be divided into two teams and then will go head to head to see who can cook up the best dish.

Each team will be assigned a basket with a main ingredient — pork, chicken, or salmon — and two surprise ingredients that must be used. Teams will have one hour and 30 minutes to prepare and plate their final dishes. Chef Ivan will be available to both teams to assist with questions about tools and techniques.

Guests are welcome to bring wine and beer to enjoy during the class.

  • Minimum Guests 8
  • Maximum Guests 16
  • Meal Courses 3
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Labels Cooking Competition, Corporate, Fun, Group, Italian

Cozymeal guest reviews for this experience

Yuri B.


18 Jul 2022

We had our semi annual company wide event with Chef Iva and his team, and we chose the Chopped Cooking Challenge! Chef Ivan and his team did such a great job in setting this event up, and our team had so much fun. Chef Ivan took all of our dietary preferences and allergies into account and created a super tasty and easy to use ingredients table. Their feedback when judging our dishes was also accurate and hilarious - one group undercooked their chicken, and the Chefs made it known haha! We'll definitely book another team event.

Nicole Mancini .

Nicole Mancini

01 Jun 2022

Great experience!

Julia N.


01 Jun 2022

The team had a fantastic time! Chef Ivan was amazing. It was an awesome team activity with great final results. There was a lot of competition between the teams and a lot of anxiety & adrenaline in the process! We had fun, the place was wonderful and we couldn't be happier with the experience! We will definitely recommend it to our friends.

$ 135 Per person

all-inclusive: 3-hour class, 3-course meal and taxes.

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Chef Ivan or Resident Chef
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Chef Ivan’s zeal for cooking began at a very young age, leading him to attend culinary school at the ripe age of just 14. The Italian chef, who has cooked all over Europe, now lives in New York where he runs a catering company and volunteers teaching children kitchen skills. Chef Ivan focuses on Italian, French and sushi courses, and is excited to educate guests on new techniques.

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