The trailblazing American School for the deaf is celebrating its 200th anniversary with a year-long agenda of events, Connecticut Magazine reports.
Among the dozens of events is the Iron Deaf Chef Culinary Cook-Off, a free event on April 28 that pits ASD’s own culinary guru, Curt Hayward, against Kurt Ramborger, also known as “The Irish Chef.”
Profoundly deaf, Ramborger didn’t let his disability stop him. His culinary career includes a stint on the reality cooking competition show Chopped, and his own television cooking show.
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