Neighborhood to Nation Recipe Contest

Dennis Chan's innovative and delicious Sunshine State Orange Crunch Cake recipe rose above the rest in this year’s Neighborhood to Nation Recipe Contest. Get the recipe and details below!

Thank you to all of our participants–we’re looking forward to Neighborhood to Nation 2019! Click here to see more winning recipes.

Neighborhood to Nation Video

Watch as we celebrate our 2018 contest winners

Meet the Winners

Learn more about the 5 Regional Winners and their winning recipes here.

DSR Incentive



The Grand Prize Winner will attend Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival.

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2017 Recipe Book

2018 Neighborhood to Nation Recipe Booklet

Cross a traditional BLT sandwich, add pepper jelly pizazz, and you get an award-winning twist on a classic sandwich.

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Operation Success


Read more about Chef Dennis Chan of Blue Bamboo (Jacksonville, FL).

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Contest open to independent restaurant and food truck operators only.
Click here for Official Contest Rules