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The competition

  • Win an opportunity to cook alongside top chef Chris Galvin
  • Win an AA Rosette award plate
  • Win a break in France – as a guest of Pommery Champagne

NOTE : The AA Home Cooking Competition 2009 is now closed for entries. Please come back and see us next year. You may also view the competition results page for the details of the winning entry.


You'll need to enter your recipe on this website, using the list of ingredients selected by Chris Galvin and André Garrett. So have a look at the ingredients and start to think about what you could do with these now.

Using just these ingredients, plus standard store-cupboard items and a large helping of creativity, devise your own recipe for a winning dish.

Key dates

  • Now – have a look at the ingredients and start to create your recipe
  • From September 21 – register to enter, and submit your recipe
  • October 30 – last date to enter, so make sure yours is in
  • November – AA inspectors and Chris Galvin select eight finalists
  • 13 November – Chris Galvin, André Garrett, Gary Rhodes and AA restaurant inspectors judge the final cook-off
  • 13 November after the cook-off – the winner is announced

Cooking with GalvinPommery

Our competition judges are all renowned chefs who know about cooking, and have achieved prestigious awards for their restaurants (including AA Rosettes). They're looking forward to judging your entries.

For competition rules, check the terms and conditions.

If you can't find the information you need on this site, please contact us –

view the ingredients

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