Chef Sedesh Wilkerson from Hoover’s The Anvil Pub to battle it out on Food Network’s “Beat Bobby Flay”

The Anvil Pub
The Anvil Pub’s Sedesh Boodram Wilkerson (The Anvil Pub)

Want to watch a royal rumble in the foodie world? 

This week,  The Anvil Pub & Grill chef and culinary director Sedesh Boodram Wilkerson, will battle it out with a chef from Denver, Colorado on the popular Food Network TV Show “Beat Bobby Flay.

Wilkerson is slated to take on Tim Kuklinkski, culinary director for Crafted Concepts restaurants, Thursday, March 2, at 8:00PM on the Food Network.

The Battle—Best Scotch Eggs

The Anvil Pub
Scotch egg (The Anvil Pub)

The cook-off for this “Beat Bobby Flay” episode is…who can make the best Scotch eggs.

Food Network’s Eddie Jackson and Natalie Morales, of “The Talk,” will serve as judges. 

The winner will have the opportunity to go head-to-head with celebrity chef and restaurateur Bobby Flay.

Of course, Wilkerson and The Anvil team are sworn to secrecy about the outcome of the show—so you need to tune in on Thursday.

The Anvil Pub & Grill

The Anvil Pub & Grill, is located at The Village at Lee Branch (611 Doug Baker Blvd Unit 103, Hoover, AL 35242). Described as an upscale modern pub with a British soul serving seasonal fare with a global twist. You get a little bit of everything at The Anvil. Their menu includes:

  • British Food— Fish & chips, steak and Guinness pie and sticky toffee pudding with caramel sauce
  • Global Food—Chicken tikka masala, Thai shrimp and even a Poke Bowl
  • Pub Food— Burger, smoked wings, soups and salads

Periodically they even serve “High Tea”.

Another hot tip about The Anvil. The pub is the official home of the Liverpool FC Supporters Club in Birmingham. Whether you are a fan of the “Reds” or not – it is one of the best places in town to watch English Premier League Games or U.S. National Teams & international soccer.

The Anvil is open Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. and Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

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Pat Byington
Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.

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