9-Year-Old Logan Guleff Heads to NYC for Jif Sandwich Cook-off

Logan Guleff, who cooks and writes a food blog, chows down on his Chomp Burger.

Fourth-grader Logan Guleff and his Chomp Burger recipe head to New York City next week for the Jif peanut butter sandwich competition and the chance to win a $25,000 college scholarship. Oh, and his folks get to go too.

Logan, who also writes a food blog called The Taste of Memphis, is one of five finalists in the national competition thanks to his creative spin on a turkey burger made with Jif natural peanut butter and topped with broccoli slaw. Logan loves to cook and created the recipe on his own, said his mom Kim Guleff.

"I know it doesn't seem like a kid-created thing, but it really was," Guleff said in an email. "He said burger, I said what about turkey, and then the door to the fridge opened and out popped this creation."

In addition to the contest, the family's trip will include a visit to the Toys 'R Us in Times Square and a guest appearance on Live with Hoda and Kathy Lee on March 21st. "He also wants to take a helicopter ride around New York City and eat at a Chef Ramsay restaurant," Kim said. 

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

Barbecue Champion Melissa Cookston Talks Triple D, Babyback Ribs and New Restaurants

2012.08.26 07:06 PM

Throwback Thursday: Norah Jones Shares Recipe for Gus’s Fried Chicken

Here’s a popular post on making world famous chicken at home.
2013.11.14 02:29 PM

Confused About When to Stir a Cocktail and When to Shake It? Michael Hughes Explains.

2013.06.07 02:22 PM
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Stories

True Hart: A Glimpse into the Family of True Vine Farm

The Harts make farming a family affair.
2015.07.10 08:00 AM

Now Sprouting Up in Germantown: New Grocery Officially Opens on Wednesday, and We Previewed It for You

Sprouts Farmers Market now open in Germantown.
2015.07.08 11:04 AM

Chubby Vegetarian Brings Pop-Up Restaurant to Iris Etc. on Saturday

Local cookbook authors and bloggers Amy Lawrence and Justin Fox Burks host the Chubby Vegetarian pop-up restaurant at Iris Etc. this weekend.
2015.07.06 09:43 PM

Add your comment:
Edit ModuleEdit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags