Past Events

Chef Paddle Battle with Austin Food Alliance

Join SPIN Austin for our first annual Chef Paddle Battle. Austin’s culinary greats will take the courts to see who will reign ping pong champion (some playing with skillets from ACE restaurant supply) all while raising funds for Austin Food & Wine Alliance. Everyone will be able to get in on the ping pong action with all tickets including access to open ping pong tables, drink tickets, and specialty cocktails from Titos Handmade Vodka and Hops & Grain Brewery beer. See who can take their skills from kitchen to courts on Sunday, February 17th at 2pm. #PlayforPlay

Here’s the list of amazing local chefs who are joining us for this incredible event:

Stephen Bonin of Geraldine’s

David Bull of Second Bar + Kitchen

Todd Duplechan and Jessica Maher of Lenoir

Michael Fojtasek of Olamaie

JB Gross of Loro

Amir Hajimaleki of District Kitchen + Cocktails & Oasthouse Kitchen + Bar

Sarah Heard and Nathan Lemley of Foreign & Domestic

Zach Hunter of The Brewer’s Table

Evan LeRoy of LeRoy and Lewis

Tim Love of Lonesome Dove Western Bistro

Fermín Núñez of Suerte

Blake Ransom of Fairmont

Amanda Rockman of New Waterloo

Ben Schwartz of Vino Vino

Janie Strain of Hank’s

Ed Sura of Uchiko

David Wakefield of Swift’s Attic

Nic Yanes of Juniper and Uncle Nicky’s

SPIN Austin chef Rolando Aguirre

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