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Team Cooking Challenge

Team Cooking Challenge is a savory corporate cooking team building event! Our Lead Chef facilitator will make your participants feel like chef contestants on TV when they form your group into teams and prepare them for competition.

Our Team Cooking Challenge now features Apple iPads® delivering text, audio and video clues, culinary trivia, exciting gaming challenges, and the ability to capture and save all your memories of this delicious event with photos and video of your team in action.

Before creating any masterpiece, every chef knows a toque (hat) is required! So armed with instructions and materials, all participants will construct and decorate their own chef’s hat which they will don to start the competition. Teams will be given the ingredients and a dish description but not a specific recipe, and that’s where the teambuilding comes in! In addition to preparing their dishes, teams will complete text, photo, and video challenges using iPads we provide.

After everything has been prepared, the venue’s kitchen staff will complete the dishes that need to be cooked. This is each team’s opportunity to decorate their space on the display table. Team Cooking Challenge encourages creativity, experimentation, division of duties, and team support to come up with the best overall product.

Our cooking team building program can be delivered as a cooperative effort or as a competition by incorporating a judging panel. Dishes will be judged on presentation and taste and Culinary Medals of Honor can be presented to the winning teammates. And yes, you can now eat everything in the room. Bon Appetit!

To ensure a great experience, aspects of this cooking team building program may be modified to benefit for your group size, group makeup, and time available.

Corporate team building competition, Great Dining event

Corporate team building competition, Great Dining event

Corporate team building competition, Great Dining event

Recent Client Comments

“Our team had a great time at the Team Cooking Challenge program your company delivered last night! It brought our team together, we learned a little bit about cooking, about how to be better team members, and we highly recommend it - it was terrific!”
Tom - Bank of America

Group Size: 30 to 800+Team Size: 6 to 7

Program Length: 2 to 4 hours

Space Requirement
A hotel ballroom, restaurant, or company campus with a dining facility.

We can alter the cuisine and theme of the Team Cooking Challenge program for you based on a needs assessment questionnaire reflecting your groups goals and desired outcomes.

Team Building Elements

Creative Problem Solving
Communication Skills
Trust and Relationships
Planning and Accountability
Goal Setting
Collaborative Idea Sharing

Eco Elements
We recycle all of the production materials used in this program.

Ask us about adding a fun Check Donation puzzle activity to the end of your program. It can be for the benefit of any charity and in any amount your company wishes to donate. We can even have a representative from the charity attend your event to accept your donation on behalf of their organization.

Winning Teams will receive Great Dining® Awards medals!

Goals, Outcomes and Debrief Topics

Broaden Your Support Team - Get to know each other better by sharing techniques and family fine dining secrets to create a unified and delicious result.

Competition – Competition will drive teams to employ innovative ideas to out-taste the others.

Morale Boosting – The sharing of a delicious fine dining meal which was crafted by the team itself will certainly bond everyone closer and strengthen relationships.

Pricing varies depending upon the number of participants (minimum of 50) and includes the program, design, a lead chef, facilitators, cooking utensils, aprons, all materials, knives, spoons, bowls, cutting boards, pots, burners, award medals, and complete event coordination. Client covers the cost of the ingredients for their menu as provided by the venue.

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I just wanted to quickly advise that last night our UHC Team Cooking Competition event was a great success. Thanks you to you and your team. Your facilitators did a super job with setup, instruction and execution. The group was very engaged, had fun and loved eating their creations. Looking forward to working with you possibly again on UHC Pinnacle.
Nancy – MotivAction

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