ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. Vermont kids whipped up some delicious foods as part of the 12th annual Junior Iron Chef Vermont competition on Saturday. https://www.wcax.com/content/news/Kids-compete-in-Jr-Iron-Chef-competition-507253381.html
Teams of middle and high schoolers worked together to make healthy dishes they hope will hit school menus.
One of the competitors, Conor of Sharon, said he really enjoys the teamwork and communication involved in this type of cooking.
Vermont FEED organizes the challenge each year to inspire kids to live healthier lives. vtfeed.org
Sharon Elementary had 2 teams compete: The Sharon Slicers were Devyn, Conor and Abby; The Sharon Shredders were Olivia, Willow, Elsa and Aiden. The Shredders won the Vermont Lively Local Award.