Meet the Chefs

2015 Competition Chefs

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary
of the Cast Iron Cook-Off®
West Virginia’s Premier Culinary Event

 Competitors of 2015

Atomic Grill
Emily Smith-Zimmerman

Chef John Eckstadt

Mia Margherita
Pamela Stevens

MVB Bank
Scott Maroney
Sponsored by MVB Bank

John Wright
Sponsored by Steelite, Inc.

Thyme Bistro
Geoff Krauss
Sponsored by Fish Hawk Acres

The Erickson Alumni Center
Scott Spiker

Sponsored by JWM Free Range Meats

The Battle of the Virginias

West Virginia Team
Richard Arbaugh – South Hills Market
Tim Arden – South Hills Market
Tom Grant – Carver Community College

Virginia Team
Abigail Hutchinson – The Olde Farm in Bristol, VA
Jassen Campbell – Heartwood Artisan Gateway in Abingdon, VA
Nathan Breeding – Southern Culture Farm to Table Food Service