In the Bender Kitchen: Sneak Peak into CT’s “Iron Chef” Competition Coming Up

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Calling all foodies for a culinary night to remember. Ten of Connecticut’s Top Chef’s will battle it out for the Connecticut Chef’s Championship Title.

This event focuses on good food, healthy eating and an amazing competition. A real life “Iron Chef” experience with very talented locally based Chefs.

Proceeds will benefit OPTIMUS Foundation in serving the health care needs of the underserved and uninsured communities in Southwestern Connecticut. OPTIMUS Health Care is a regional health center with more than 20 sites, serving more than 50,000 patients annually.

Chef Adam Bedini is the defending champion of the 2015 Connecticut Chefs Challenge, which was held in Shelton, CT at Lincoln Culinary Institute.  Check out the dish he is bringing this year in the video above.

Event Information

6th Annual Connecticut Chef’s Challenge

September 22 5:00PM-9:00PM

Aitoro’s Appliance and Electronics in Norwalk Connecticut

More Information:

OPTIMUS Health Care is a mature Federally Qualified Health Care Center primarily funded by Health and Human Services. It is the largest provider of primary health care services in Southwestern Connecticut. With more than a dozen JCAHO accredited, comprehensive community health centers located in Bridgeport and Stamford, OPTIMUS provides complete health care services, regardless of race, income and insurance status.

Celebrating 40 years of quality care this year, OPTIMUS Health Care, Inc. formally known as “Bridgeport Community Health Center” was founded by a group of civic-minded individuals committed to the development of a health care facility dedicated to the health of their neighborhood.  OPTIMUS Health Center, Inc. provides a comprehensive model of primary health care services, and has been accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations since 1998.

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