Tuesday, January 05, 2010

Greg Beachey Chef & Ice Carving Competitor

>>Update Jan. 7, 2010<<
Most ice carvers work in food service, said GREG BEACHEY, who is a member of the South Bend Chefs and Cooks Association and who lives in New Paris. Chefs and those in the food service industry use ice sculptures as decorative centerpieces for buffets at large events
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A few hundred people gathered downtown to watch seven ice carvers compete or to try the nine chilis offered by downtown restaurants, a market and a soup kitchen. Kelly Jae's Cafe won the popular vote among those who tasted and voted. Lies created the cartoon character out of 600 pounds of ice. GREG BEACHEY of New Paris was second and Andrew Thistlewaite was third. Their pieces are along Washington Street near Main Street, outside Mattern's Butcher Shop & Deli. Other pieces created for demonstration Friday night and Saturday are scattered throughout downtown. Click to read the article in the Elkhart Truth Published: 1/3/2010 12:00:00 AM Last Updated: 1/3/2010 12:02:28 AM
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