The University of Iowa

Asian Cook-Off includes free tasting Jan. 30

January 27th, 2015

Come enjoy the culinary delights of Asia at the Confucius Institute’s Asian Cook-Off. The event, which will be held Friday, January 30, from 6-8 p.m. in 1117 University Capitol Centre, is free and open to the public.

UI international students and scholars from various Asian countries will prepare an array of dishes and compete for awards that will be decided by the vote of audience participants. Each contestant will present background information on their dish and offer samples to audience participants, who will vote by secret ballot on various award categories.

This event is sponsored by the Confucius Institute in UI International Programs.

For more information, contact Erin Mullins at

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Erin Mullins in advance at 319-335-3857.