You are invited to join The Land Connection for our 7th annual farm-to-table culinary competition and fundraising event, The Artisan Cup & Fork.The 2022 event will take place at the Orpheum Theatre in Downtown Champaign.
Artisan Cup & Fork
For three Thursdays spanning late September into October, 150 of Champaign-Urbana’s food lovers visited a restaurant in town for a dinner curbside pick-up style. While this wasn’t how we envisioned our annual Artisan Cup & Fork taking place, it’s what the year of COVID brought to us. Reflecting on the experience and reading the many […]
Submitted Sun, 10/14/2018 – 6:13pm This week’s blog entry is from a guest writer. Jacob Goldstein is a high school Freshman and supplied the lamb for the winning team at our Artisan Cup & Fork Chef Competition in September. If you are interested in your article or blog entry being featured on the TLC blog, […]
Submitted Fri, 11/09/2018 – 10:45am This week’s blog entry is from a guest writer. Mark Cannon tells us about his experience competing for the first time at our Artisan Cup & Fork Chef Competition in September. Mark Cannon, Pitmaster at Black Dog Smoke and Ale House, Urbana I didn’t know what I was getting into when […]
Submitted by Irene Kaufman on Mon, 10/23/2017 – 9:10am Last Sunday evening the Champaign City Center was transformed into an event that could rival any Food Network competition I’ve ever seen. 175 guests gathered to eat, drink, and celebrate local food while supporting The Land Connection. Four teams, each comprised of a talented chef paired […]
Submitted by Birgit McCall on Mon, 10/09/2017 – 8:06pm I’ve been spending much of my time preparing for Sunday’s Artisan Cup & Fork Fundraiser and Chef Competition. I’m very excited about the event! It’s going to be a fabulous time; however, it sure would have been easier if we had just rented out a ballroom at […]