SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Celebrity chef and judge on the Food Network's hit show Chopped, Maneet Chauhan was in town Wednesday as part of her national book tour. She also judged the cooking abilities of three local students.
"I feel really fortunate that I can be a part of this, supporting this entire cause and it's just incredible to see what these kids are doing," said Celebrity Chef Maneet Chauhan
The San Diego Prostart students from Vista High School competed in a 40 minute cooking challenge.
Twelfth grader Marlen Guerrero won with her baked salmon dish. She's now in contention to win a trip to Washington D.C. to spend the day cooking with one of the featured chefs of the White House Chef Tour.