Eating & Drinking

Gold Medal Plates kicks off Ottawa’s best kitchen party

Chef Trisha Donaldson and the team from Ace Mercado. Photo by Anne DesBrisay, Ottawa Magazine.


 

The 10th annual Gold Medal Plates culinary competition is underway at the Shaw Centre with 10 local chefs taking part in the prestigious contest. Tonight’s winner will face other champion chefs from across the country in Kelowna, British Columbia, in February. OTTAWA Magazine’s Anne DesBrisay is this year’s Senior Judge and will be filing updates later this evening, including breaking news when the winner is announced. Watch this page for the latest from the event!

L'Oree du Bois Citroen
L’Orée du Bois revs up with a Citroen at the contest. Photo by Anne DesBrisay, Ottawa Magazine.
Mmmmm, pickles from Sidedoor.
Mmmmm, pickles from Sidedoor. Photo by Anne DesBrisay, Ottawa Magazine.
Chef Joe Thottungal and his team from Coconut Lagoon.
Chef Joe Thottungal and his team from Coconut Lagoon. Photo by Anne DesBrisay, Ottawa Magazine.
Chef Jean-Claude Chartrand of L'Orée du Bois. Photo by Anne DesBrisay.
Chef Jean-Claude Chartrand of L’Orée du Bois. Photo by Anne DesBrisay, Ottawa Magazine.
John Morris and the National Arts Centre team. Photo by Anne DesBrisay.
Chef John Morris and the National Arts Centre team. Photo by Anne Des Brisay, Ottawa Magazine.