Rachel Stemmer is a 17-year-old senior who is getting heated up for the Best Teen Chef competition starting Saturday (Apr. 29) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Stemmer is competing against 20 other teenage Wolfgang Pucks and claims her folks havent stopped nagging her since she made the finals.
As she puts it, They always have some comment or suggestion on how to make my food different, constantly browbeating her to bring new sauces and flavors to her sauteed fish dish.
The culinary-inclined adolescent says despite what her parents think, shes going to stick with her own saucy concoction for the big day, which combines pineapples, sweet sauce and other secret ingredients.
If Stemmer takes the cake at the competition, she will win a full-ride scholarship to the Arts Institute.
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