S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015: the challenge
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WHAT IS IT?
The S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 challenge is an international “talent scouting” open to Young Chefs aged 30 years or less, promoted by S.Pellegrino. More than 3000 applicants registered during the opening phase, submitting their signature dishes.
20 young chefs reached the final phases. Just one will win.
20 finalists (click here to meet them all), one for each of the 20 are the geographical regions of the world. Each of them was selected by a local juries of renowed chefs during a tasting trial. Each of them will be accompanied to the Grand Final by a mentor (click to know who they are).
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THE GRAND FINAL
On the 26th of June, Milan - the city that is hosting the world with Expo 2015 - will host the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 Grand Final, the concluding event of the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 contest.
The whole June 26th will be dedicated to the Competition and Grand Final. In the morning and in the early afternoon, the 20 finalists, divided in groups of 10, will compete to enter the top 3. In the evening, during the Grand Final, the 3 finalists will contend for the title of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015.
THE GRAND JURY
The Young Chefs will be judged by a jury of seven famous international chefs, the “seven sages”: Joan Roca, Massimo Bottura, Yoshihiro Narisawa, Gastón Acurio, Yannick Alléno, Margot Janse and Grant Achatz.
FOOD MEETS STYLE: VOGUE ITALIA
The S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 is organized in collaboration with Vogue Italia. Vogue Italia matched each finalist young chef with an emerging designer, selected through an international challenge. These designers ideated a fashion creation inspired by their partner’s signature dish, giving birth to a fusion between fine food and style.
During the Grand Final, two prizes for the Best Chef/Designer couple will be awarded. One thanks to the votes of all the guests, journalists included, attending the event. The other were assigned online (until June the 25th at 12.PM CEST), enabling food and fashion lovers from around the world to vote their favourite.
The young designers will also compete for a dedicated prize, the Best Designer award, assigned by Vogue Italia. Franca Sozzani, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue Italia, Editorial Director of Condé Nast Italia and Global Ambassador against Hunger (WFP) will led the jury composed by Massimiliano Giorgetti, Ennio Capasa, Alberta Ferretti, Sara Maino, Marlene Taschen and Giò Marconi.
- Young Chef 2015 voted by the Grand Jury
- Best Designer defined by Vogue Italia
- Best Chef/Designer Couple voted by the guests
- Best Chef/Designer Couple voted by the web
Click above to download the rules of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015.
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