Blazing Hot Chefs Competition

Event has passed (Sat Mar 16, 2013 - Sat Mar 16, 2013)
11:30am - 2:30pm
City, Food & Drink, Benefit, Food Event


CSE Insurance Group, which provides top quality property and casualty insurance for teachers and other educators, firefighters, law enforcement personnel, and other government and civil service employees will host a competition of three teams – celebrity chefs and firefighters - facing each other in the kitchen for a pizza cook-off at Momo’s Bar and Grill in San Francisco in an effort to raise money for the firefighters and their families. CSE Insurance in conjunction with Firefighter Insurance Services will be making a $12,500 donation to the Fire Family Foundation on behalf of the winning team.

Remarks by special guests including:
California State Assemblyman Tom Ammiano
California State Senator Leland Yee

Competing Teams:
• TEAM STARBELLY w/ Chef Adam Timney + Frank Rolden (SF Fire Department)
• TEAM SCALAS w/ Chef Jen Biesty + Robert Hudson (Kern County Fire Department)
• TEAM TONY’S PIZZA NAPOLETANA w/ Chef “Ruggerro”- Champion Pizza Tosser + James Brunson (Vallejo Fire Department)

Panel of Celebrity Judges:
• Pierre Bize - President and CEO, CSE
• Page Meyer, Fire Chief, Vallejo Fire Department
• Harry Crusberg Jr., Firefighter Insurance Services
• Chef Roland Passot
• Marcia from Tablehopper
• Top Chef Lizzie Binder

Donations are graciously accepted at the door. This fun event benefits the Fire Family Foundation that assists firefighters, their families, fire victims, and fire departments. For more information go to the events section of CSE Insurance’s Facebook page, or make a donation directly at Fire Family Foundation


  1. MoMo's
    760 2nd St, San Francisco, CA