"Top Chef: The Tour 2" to kick off in New York March 27
Last year's Top Chef: The Tour truck
"Top Chef: The Tour 2" will kick-off on Friday, March 27 at the Flatiron Pedestrian Plaza, before moving on to 21 cities across the country.
As part of the tour's launch event here, three finalists will compete in the first-ever Quaker Oats Viewer Quickfire Challenge, preparing an original dish featuring Quaker Oats.
Dishes will be judged by season 5 winner Hosea Rosenberg and season 4s Nikki Cascone. The grand prize winner will receive the chance to attend a future "Top Chef" taping.
Finalists for the challenge were chosen as part of a nationwide challenge where viewers submitted original recipes showcasing Quaker Oats to BravoTV.com.
The truck will be in the big apple through March 28.
The tour which will feature a brand new state-of-the-art 18-wheeler semi-truck, with an expansive space to accommodate more fans for each cooking demonstration will also include gourmet tips, show secrets, and food tastings.