Below is information from a press release concerning local firefighters competing in steak cooking competitions.
Firefighters Chief Greg Vincent and Ed Maurin Set To Duel in the Walmart Steak-Over Challenge
Just in time for early grilling season and Memorial Day, Walmart is helping shoppers take their grilling up a notch with its top-quality selection of delicious, juicy and tender USDA Choice Premium Beef available in a variety of cuts. Only one in five steaks is good enough to call Walmart Choice Premium Beef, which has been approved by the USDA for quality.
VISUALS & Stop by the Walmart parking lot the day of the competition to:
INTERVIEW OPPS: *Interview firefighters competing in the Steak-Over Challenge
*Try the Walmart USDA Choice Premium steaks and cast your vote
*Talk to shoppers judging the competition
*Speak to Walmart store manager
WHEN/WHERE: Saturday, April 27, 2013
8551 N Boardwalk Ave
Kansas City, Mo. 64154
Firefighters start grilling at noon, winner announced at 2 p.m.
Other 2013 competitions include:
· Jacksonville, Fla.: March 23
· San Antonio, Texas: March 30
· Tampa, Fla.: April 6
· Charlotte, N.C.: April 13
· Atlanta, Ga.: April 20
· Houston, Texas: May 4
· Indianapolis, Ind.: May 11
· Los Angeles, Calif.: Week of May 20
MORE INFO: Visit www.walmart.com/steak for steak-grilling tips and recipes from all participating firehouses.