During the closing ceremony, another prestigious award was presented: the Fine Dining Lovers People's Choice Award, voted for online by members of the public, which went to Elizabeth Puquio Landeo representing South America.
Take a look back at the emotional days of the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 Grand Finale andenjoy this selection of images of the Awards ceremony, and of the beautiful signature dishes prepared by the 21 finalists. Take a look at the gallery of pictures at the top of the page!
From 28-30 October, join Fine Dining Lovers for a celebration of young culinary talent, when 12 global finalists will battle it out in Milan for the title of best young chef in the world - plus, join our first edition of Brain Food forum. See what's on.
Fine Dining Lovers teams up with the Culinary Institute of America, James Beard Foundation and Black Food Folks on the Better Business project to build stronger, more sustainable business practices for the industry.