Cooking in the food truck is fast paced especially when you have long lines and hungry people waiting to pick up their food and go. The pressure to get everything a customer asks for and relay that to the team inside prepping and serving is critical. Now imagine cooking for three well known chefs, with a basket full of ingredients you might not cook with all the time, and serve that in less than 30 minutes?
— Food Network (@FoodNetwork) October 28, 2015
Franky’s cooking skills were put to the test when he was invited to participate in Food Network’s, Chopped earlier this year. The show aired on October 27th, 2015 where Franky went up against three other food trucks chefs from around the country. The judges on this particular episode where Geoffrey Zakarian, Maneet Chauhan, and Scott Conant along with host Ted Allen . Some of our loyal followers on Twitter were excited to see Franky on the show representing Uncle Gussy’s:
If you didn’t watch on October 27th, you will be able to see this episode air on Thursday November 5, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. EST and on Sunday November 22, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. EST. You can purchase the episode on Amazon or on iTunes right away.
We want to thank the Food Network and the entire production crew for their hospitality. We will not spoil the episode for you if you have not seen it on the Food Network.