44th Annual Joint Culinary Training Exercise

Fort Lee will host its 44th Annual Joint Culinary Training Exercise at the MacLaughlin Fitness Center from March 9 to March 14.  The event takes place each day from 9 AM to 4:30 PM.  Admission is free and there are school/group tours available.    The Request for Tour Form is located at the bottom of this page.

Fort Lee's Web site states:  "The Joint Culinary Training Exercise (JCTE) promotes growth in the culinary profession with special attention to the tenets of modern culinary development-ability, practicality, nutrition, workmanship, economy, presentation, creativity, and concept.  The training event provides an opportunity to raise culinary excellence and professionalism.  It recognizes individual and team efforts, while providing incentives and recognition in the form of certificates, medals, trophies and continuing education hours’ credit that may be used toward credentialing."  

Events included during the exercise are:

  • Live Cooking Events
  • Cold Food Table Displays
  • Live Demonstrations
  • Military Hot Food Kitchen Challange
For additional information, call (804) 734-3106 or visit www.facebook.com/army.culinary or http://www.quartermaster.army.mil/jccoe/Special_Programs_Directorate/Culinary_Arts/Culinary_Arts_main.html.  


2019 44th Joint Culinary Training Exercise Form