OCA Greater Houston presents Big Bao Battle

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Batanga Rishi Singh
Rishi Singh Photo by Eric Sandler

For one night only, 15 local chefs and vendors will come together for a Big Bao Battle. Chefs will be making their own version of the bao, a steamed bun stuffed with various fillings, and guests will be able to taste them all and vote on their favorite bao to be crowned the Big Bao Champion. Tickets include unlimited food samples, alcoholic, and non-alcoholic drinks.

Competitors will include:

  • Batanga Houston, Chef Rishi Singh
  • Just CUC It, Chef Cuc Lam
  • King & Company, Chef Darius King
  • Lowbrow Houston, Chef Will Gilchriest
  • Luv Me Tenders, Chef Jason Hill
  • Peli Peli Kitchen
  • SaltAir Seafood Kitchen, Chef Willie Ducante
  • Chef Sherman Yeung, formerly Izakaya Wa
  • Southern Goods, Chef Nicolas Vera
  • Street to Kitchen, Chef Kik Painter
  • Wokker TX Ranger, Chef Tony J. Nguyen

Event Details



Ralph Smith Photography Studio
5226 Elm St.
Houston, TX 77081


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