Chef Lisa wins the title of 2005 Top Home Chef in Denver

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Contact Person: Lisa M. Givens
Company Name: A Gourmet A-Way Personal Chef Service
Telephone Number: 303.255.7664
Fax Number: 303.255.7664,


Local Personal Chef, Lisa Givens, wins honor of Top Home Chef in Denver Denver , CO July 27, 2005 — Recently turned Personal Chef Lisa Givens battled and won the title of Top Home Chef in Denver during the 18 th Annual Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation benefit held on July 17, 2005 at the Colorado Convention Center .

Personal Chef Lisa, because of her love for cooking, was intrigued by the e-mail that she received about the contest to name the Top Home Chef in Denver , sponsored by Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation in conjunction with Jenn Air appliances. She entered the contest and made it to the semi-finals. See more about the pre-finals in the listed article:

Rocky Mountain News Spotlight Article july 13, 2005

After making it through the semi-finals, Chef Lisa went into the final battle for the top honors having to create a meal in twenty minutes from a mystery bag of groceries with the main ingredient, tiger prawns. She created a sauté of tiger prawns in a butter based garlic sauce, with mushrooms, yellow squash, capers, serrano chilies, finished with a touch of a late added mystery ingredient, pomegranate syrup all served on a bed of Israel couscous. While the battle was tight(a 2-2 tie among the judges) Lisa’s dish won out when the emcee and moderator, David Rosengarten, Food Network TV Personality, broke the tie, naming Lisa Givens, Top Home Chef in Denver and winner of $5000 worth of Jenn Air appliances. Chef Lisa enjoyed the experience of the competition and looks forward to continued growth of her business, A Gourmet A-Way Personal Chef Service. See press coverage Rocky Mountain News Article july 27, 2005.

Chef Lisa Givens is the owner of A Gourmet A-Way Personal Chef Service, which services the local Denver Metropolitan Area. She helps her clients answer their “What’s for dinner question” by providing them with custom, healthy, nutritious dinner meals. She is a premier member of the United States Personal Chef Association (USPCA, ) and she is committed to “creating food experiences that feed the body, mind and spirit.” For more information about her services, go to or contact her at pc-lisa-email. Chef Lisa also has a business, Goodiesbylisa, where she creates delectable treats, including New Orleans style pralines and rum cakes. Go to for more information

Contact: Lisa M. Givens A Gourmet A-Way Personal Chef Service 303.255.7664


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