Mac-n-Cheese Bowl results
The results are in for Saturday's Mac-n-Cheese Bowl in Colonie, New York. The overall winner, "Perfect Storm," is made with with lobster, crab, mascarpone, pecorino and aged provolone...in other words, be there next year!
Angelo's 677 Prime in Albany and Valente's Restaurant in Watervliet took home the top prizes Saturday during the third annual timesunion.com/Table Hopping Mac-n-Cheese Bowl to benefit the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York.
The event attracted more than 2,100 people and will generate at least $35,000 for the food bank, said its executive director, Mark Quandt.
Held at the Albany Marriott in Colonie, the Mac-n-Cheese Bowl featured 29 restaurants competing for judges' and people's-choice awards for different variations of macaroni and cheese, plus 10 home cooks whose recipes were tasted only by the judges.