October 24, 2011 6:50 am

Watermelons in October The EAT IT RAW IRON CHEF CHALLENGE is finally here! HORRAY! Revvv up your blenders, tie on your aprons, and sharpon your knives! Please be there to celebrate & support our EAT IT RAW IRON CHEF CHALLENGE this coming TUESDAY as you pick up your boxes from 4-6 PM at the Houston Arboretum! This is Texas’s FIRST RAW VEGAN CHALLENGE! The IRON CHEF competition will begin at 4:30 PM!

Beth Clarke and FamilyFor the past 4 weeks, we have had a virtual recipe competition on our ROC’N facebook page creating RAW dishes inspired by our beautiful boxes from Rawfully Organic! The 4 winners from these weeks will be COMPETING IN PERSON to make a FINAL dish that will be tasted by a panel of fabulous judges to win the GRAND PRIZES (one of these which is a VITAMIX blender)!!

HoffmanThe CHALLENGE will begin at 4:30 PM that day as everyone is picking up their shares, so you many of you will already be there! We will have TONS of cool things going on at this event, and we will even have fun tasters and information from Green Seed Vegan Food Truck, Green Plate Kids, & Natural Care Cleaning Service!

Phoebe KPick-up your shares and please watch the final competition for a RAWK’N good time! We are so proud of our finalists Madison, Shannon, Beth, and Barbara, and we cannot wait to see what types of fun dishes they make on the spot! Don’t forget there will be a surprise ingredient! :)

When and Where is Tuesday’s Location?

Tuesday’s location is at the Houston Arboretum! It is located at:

4501 Woodway Drive

Houston, TX? 77024.

It is at the intersection of the 610 freeway and Woodway near Memorial Park.

Event lasts from 4-6 PM.

Final Competition is at 4:30 PM.

Veggie pick-up time is from 4-7 PM.

For more details on location and on the Arboretum, click here.

Saturday Gang Oct 22ndAll that being said, please don’t forget to order your shares this week! We have more local and organic abundance than ever with watermelons galore and more! I will be posting new pictures on our ROC’N facebook page as well as featuring a new you tube video this week, so please keep your eyes open! Also, if you missed my interview on World Vegan Radio on 90.1 KPFT on October 20th, you can still listen to it here! Please remember to “like our facebook page” to keep up to dates with special items that may appear in your boxes and more!

Thank you all for creating SUCH A RAWSOME community around food! This week is going to be SO exciting, and I literally cannot wait to see you all! Woop!