2017 Create Cooking Challenge Winners

Congratulations to Grand Prize Winner, Buki Elegbede, from Newark, NJ, and Second Place Winner, Chris Nance from Santa Clarita, CA!
The Create TV team was thrilled to receive hundreds of entries for the Create Cooking Challenge 2017! Video submissions came from across the country, with viewers participating from more than 80 local public television station markets. You‘ll see the top entries below. Over the coming months we’ll share many of the other videos we received. They represent great ideas, interesting approaches, cooking tips, recipes and projects for people of all ages – prepared inside and outside! Thank you to all who entered.
A total of 18 prizes are being awarded to the top winners selected by the Create Cooking Challenge Final Judges: Sara Moulton, Steven Raichlen, Bridget Lancaster, Julia Collin Davison, Lidia Bastianich, Kevin Belton and Cynthia Fenneman. Congratulations not only to the 18 winners, but to all the talented entrants who made this a highly competitive contest.

Other Top Winners

Here are the other top winners and their entry submission: