News Releases from Canadian Food ChampionshipsFollow the road to the Team Canada Selection for World Food Championships

Edmonton, AB – We want to spice things up at the Canadian Food Championships, and to do that, we are pleased to announce a new partnership with McCormick Canada, makers of Club House, Canada’s leading provider of spices, seasonings & flavours.

The competition takes place July 21-23 in Edmonton, Alberta, and is the only Canadian qualifier into the World Food Championships (WFC). Winners receive a golden ticket to represent Team Canada at the World Food Championships in the USA, including a $1,500 travel voucher and $2,500 cash.

Saturday, July 29, marks the Bring Flavour with Club House evening at Taste of New, highlighting mouth-watering dishes created by our visiting chefs using Club House spices & seasonings.

“This year’s Canadian Food Championships is set to be better than ever, and we are looking forward to working with Club House to inspire our chef-participants” says Paul Lucas, General Manager of Events Edmonton.

***

About the Canadian Food Championships

The Canadian Food Championships is looking for contestants over the age of 18 from across Canada to compete. A maximum of 20 competitors will be chosen for each of the seven categories. Competitors can be of any skill level—from the home cook to the professional chef. Competition fees are $100 per competitor per category.

The Canadian Food Championships is a high energy, high intensity, timed, double-blind judged cooking competition open to any Canadian resident with prizes of over $50,000. It is the only Canadian qualifying event to the World Food Championships, where more than $300,000 will be awarded. The Canadian Food Championships takes place July 21-23, 2017, at Churchill Square, in conjunction with Taste of Edmonton. Visit canadianfoodchampionships.ca for more details.

About Club House

Since 1883, Club House has been making your meals taste great. Consumers and food service operators alike depend on Club House for spices, herbs, seasoning blends, extracts, food colours, sauce mixes and other flavourful products.

Club House is the flagship brand for London, Ontario-based McCormick Canada, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of McCormick & Company, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture, marketing and distribution of spices, seasonings and flavours to the entire food industry.

Club House for Chefs brings you flavour and menu solutions from McCormick Canada's Food Service Division, providing unrivalled solutions for the distinct needs of professional foodservice with its Club House®, Lawry’s®, Billy Bee®, Old Bay®, Keen's® and Hy’s® products. Chefs and operators know and trust Club House for Chefs to provide consistently high-quality products, real value and innovative flavour solutions for their menus.

At Club House, we bring passion to flavour. It is our mission to keep the passion in cooking and to inspire chefs and operators with a great range of ingredients that make every dish their best.