Hospital chefs bring plant-forward creativity to the finish line

Published: 04/24/2024 - 14:00
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Finalists revealed, winner to be announced at CleanMed

Hospital chefs across the country submitted their plant-forward recipes to the 2023 Health Care Culinary Contest in hopes of being named America’s most celebrated hospital chef of the year. We’re excited to share the five finalists, who redesigned cultural classics from around the world:

  • Mayo Clinic’s three sisters blue zone tacos
  • Overlook Medical Center’s Sicilian butternut squash and sweet pea arancini
  • Parkview Regional Medical Center’s beet tataki
  • Providence St. Joseph Hospital Orange’s pho-bowl-ous jackfruit
  • Scripps Health’s Asian tofu lettuce wraps

We’ll be announcing the winning recipe at CleanMed, the premier national conference for leaders in health care sustainability. 

Check out the finalists’ recipes and read the stories behind them

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