The Asia regional final of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2020 will take place on 10 September 2019 in Tokyo, Japan at Ecole Tsuji.
The ten best chefs from across Japan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, as hand picked by ALMA culinary school, will compete head to head to create their signature dish for the ultimate judgement by a local jury.
This year's local jury line-up includes, Daniele Cason (Japan), Garima Arora (India), Julien Royer (Singapore), Hyun Seok Choi (South Korea) and Shoko Hirase (Japan) who will oversee the young chefs as they compete head to head under strict competition rules to produce their signature dish for tasting.
This will be the chefs first taste of competition for the young chefs cooking live under pressure to impress some of the best chefs in the area.
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The chefs will be tasked with the challenging job of selecting one finalist and their signature dish to will represent the region at the Grande Finale S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2020.
At a regional level there are four awards up for grabs:
S.Pellegrino Young Chef Award Awarded for each Region by an independent chef jury, and at the Grand Finale by the Seven Sages, this award is given to the chef who has unrivalled technical skills, genuine creativity and an exceptional, strong personal belief about Gastronomy.
S.Pellegrino Award for Social Responsibility, voted by an internationally recognized voice on sustainability in food, for the dish that will represent the principle of socially responsible practises.
Acqua Panna Award, voted for by mentors representing 50 countries around the world, for the dish that will be the one that reflects the perfect connection between different cultures on the plate.
TAKE YOUR CHANCE TO VOTE!
The fourth prize is the Fine Dining Lovers Food for Thought Award, voted for by the online Fine Dining Lovers community, for the young chefs that best represent their personal belief within their dish.
This is your chance to vote for your favourite young chef and the message they present with their dish.
We will keep you posted with live news and updates on the winners and follow us on #spyoungchef