Iron Chef Hamburg






    About Iron Chef Hamburg:

    It's an event that challenges only the best chefs to compete in an exciting competition of the Culinary Arts.  We bring together three top chefs from some of your favorite restaurants to face off against each other in an event like no other. If you love good food, this event is NOT to be missed!

    Each November, the best chefs from some of the regions most popular restaurants gather in Hamburg to compete for the title of Iron Chef Hamburg.   This event features local restaurants competing in a People's Choice competition, over 20 different vendors provided FREE samples, a benefit auction, plus many other activities throughout the day!

    Iron Chef Hamburg is a full afternoon of savory creations, including:

    • Over 20 Different Food Vendors with FREE Samples!
    • Food Challenge by Three Local Chefs!
    • A Professional Panel of Culinary Judges!
    • People's Choice Competition: You Be the Judge!
    • Cooking Demonstrations by Chefs!
    • Fantastic Door Prizes!
    • Art and Gift Auction!
    • And Much More!


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    What a Great Day! Thanks to Everyone Who Joined Us for the 2016 Iron Chef Hamburg & Benefit Auction!



    Here's just a sample of what you missed from the 2016 event:

    Iron Chef 2016 Competitors

    Returning 2015 Champion, Chef Michael Martino - Melanie's Medleys & Don's Food Products

    2015 People's Choice Winner, Chef David Shefter Jr. - Penn Werner Hotel

    2015 People's Choice 1st Runner-Up, Chef Troy Vance Woytovich - Lake Wynonah Lodge

    Iron Chef Competition Judges

    Gangi E. Cucciuffo: 2nd Generation Culinary Expert and
    Middle School Principal, Fleetwood School District

    Chef Genaro Delillo: Downtown Lounge in Lebanon
    Contestant on the Current Season of FOX's Hell's Kitchen

    Chef Brittney Mattison: Boyertown Area H.S. Student
    Featured on Food Network's Chopped Teen Challenge


    Featuring over 20 different vendors with FREE samples!

    Bubbenmoyer Sharpening
    Clover Farms Dairy
    Damn Yankee Catering
    David’s Cookies
    Dr. Ryan’s Benefit Dinner
    Frito Lay
    General Mills
    Grube’s Dairy Store
    HASD Food Service
    Hamburg Area Music Assoc
    Hillshire Farms
    Hershey’s Ice Cream
    Lake Wynonah Lodge
    Lebanon United Jobbers Inc.
    Meadow View Beekeeping
    Melanie’s Medley’s
    Morabito Bread Company
    PA BBQ Fest
    Pampered Chef
    Penn Werner Hotel
    Peters Brothers Meats
    Pierce Chicken
    Pure Wild Tea
    Sara Lee
    Service First Food Sellers
    Smokin’ Brays BBQ
    Surface with a Smile
    Station House Grille
    Sweet Arts
    Touchstone Crystal
    V.J. Wood Recovery Service
    Way-Har Farms
    Yuengling’s Ice Cream


    Corporate Sponsors

    Thank you to all of our Corporate Sponsors for helping make this event possible:


    Antanavage Farbiarz, PLLC

    Theodore E. Dando, DMD




    Industry Partners

    Thank you to our industry partners for making this event possible:


    Bedway Produce Company
    Clover Farms Dairy
    Crystal Springs
    Feesers Food Distributors
    Morabito Bread Company
    Singer Equipment Co.
    Wagner Auction Service

    Special Thanks to Heffner's Pumpkins
    Special Thanks to The Windsor Press, Inc.

    The 6th Annual Iron Chef Hamburg is presented by 



    All proceeds from this event help to provide educational opportunities for students and adults in the Hamburg Area School District.