Meet Our Judges

Help us welcome our expert panel of food writers, hosts, and top L.A. foodies who are here to help us crown the ultimate cookie baker champion. Our grand prize winner, an amateur baker with exceptional skills, will have the incredible opportunity to join forces with The Cravory, the hottest cookie company in town, to create an irresistible "Cookie of the Month." Get ready for a mouthwatering collaboration like no other!

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The Fork Reporter

Neil Saavedra

Meet Neil Saavedra, a charismatic radio host of "The Fork Report" on KFI, renowned for his infectious passion and deep knowledge of the culinary arts. He captivates listeners, shares insights, recommendations, and uncovers hidden culinary gems. Saavedra's genuine enthusiasm and expertise make him a beloved figure in the L.A. culinary community. We're thrilled to have him at BakeCamp L.A.

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The Delicious Life

Sarah J. Gim

Meet Sarah, a woman who found solace and purpose through her passion for food. In 2005, she embarked on a journey by starting The Delicious Life, a food blog that became her lifeline amidst the monotony of corporate life. Sarah's courage reached its peak in 2008 when she abandoned her MBA-fueled career and embraced the world of food wholeheartedly and launched the uber popular Her contributions to the food scene have been recognized by platforms like Slashfood, Styledash, and LAist. We're thrilled to have her at BakeCamp L.A.

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Art Rodriguez & Stephen Chavez

Meet LatinoFoodie, based in Los Angeles, is a top source for discovering original and adapted Mexican recipes, blending traditional and modern interpretations. The blog also explores travel destinations and their culinary offerings. It educates readers about Latin food history and features successful Latino chefs. Art Rodriguez, a Le Cordon Bleu graduate, showcases his classical culinary skills, while Stephen Chavez brings a fun-loving spirit to homemade Mexican dishes. We're delighted to have Stephen & Art join us at BakeCamp L.A.

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