Culinary Competition


Please check back for upcoming Culinary Competition Events.


I am so very excited to tell you that I have been selected as one of the ten competitors in this upcoming culinary competition.

Hope to see you there.

I Heart Vegan Balls

Culinary Competition

Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 3 PM – 5 PM

McDowell Market

1738 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix, AZ 85006


Tickets Available = $12/person


I ♥ Vegan Balls Culinary Competition is AZ Vegan Nation’s third Phoenix Vegan Cook-Off!

This event will place 10 amateur cooks in the vegan culinary competition of the year to claim the title of Phoenix’s BEST VEGAN BALLS.

Contestants are encouraged to make sweet or savory ball shaped vegan delights – anything ball-shaped is fair game— as long as it’s vegan.

Charity Fundraiser for Animal Advocates of Arizona.

Master of Ceremonies:

Will Tucker, 4x Natural Bodybuilding Champion, Motivational Speaker, Contributor to Vegan Health and Fitness Magazine and owner of WTF! (Will Tucker Fitness).


 Chef Jason Wyrick (

Executive chef of The Vegan Taste, the author of Vegan Tacos: Authentic and Inspired Recipes for Mexico’s Favorite Street Food, and co-author of NY Times Bestseller21-Day Weight Loss Kickstart.

Kelly Pinkleton (

Arizona State Director of the Humane Society of the United States

Dustin McLaws (

Creator of PhoenixVegan.Com, The Ultimate Guide to Vegan Dining in Phoenix

Check out the sneakers. The emblem is a Peace sign with the word “vegan”