SEMI FINALS COOK-OFFS- "YOUNG CHEF OF THE YEAR"

5 YOUNG CHEFS WILL BE SELECTED TO COOK AT THE FINALS

(FREE Participation)

FINAL COOK-OFFS TO BE HELD AT THE HOZPITALITY CHEF EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2021.

Contest Rules:-

Semi Finals Rules (Cook- Offs to be held at ICCA campus ) (Sunday 16th May 2021)

The Best  Chefs shortlisted based on their Recipes from Round I will be selected and will be invited for a live cook off at International Centre for Culinary Arts (ICCA) in Dubai, Knowledge Park.

For the cook off the same recipe sent earlier during Round I has to be used. If they wish, they can use two extra ingredients in order to enhance their Dish .

All ingredients have to be brought in by the competing chefs.

Time allowed is 60 minutes.

The competing chefs have to prepare and present 3 identical main course plates.

All ingredients must be raw, only washed and peeled and not cut

The Main Course would be suitable for 3 course menu

Competitors can bring their own choice of plates

3 sets of typewritten recipe in English is required.

A team of Worldchefs Judges shall adjudicate in all rounds following the Worldchefs Judging guidelines for practical cookery classes.

Masks, Safety equipment and Social distancing should be maintained at all times.


Final Cook Off (Cook-Offs to be held at the Award night on 24th May at Dusit Thani Dubai )

5 finalists will be selected from the Round II at ICCA in Dubai

These 5 finalists will have a live cook off at the Hozpitality Chef Awards Night on 24th May 2021

Rules for Final Round

Further details will be announced in due course. Competitors will have inductions cooker – no ovens.

WE WISH YOU ALL THE BEST AND LOOK FORWARD TO RECEIVING YOUR ENTRIES

 

Group 1

Arrive at ICCA BETWEEN 13 15 AND 13 45

ANY LATER ARRIVAL WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE COMPETITION

13 50  BRIEFING BY HEAD OF JURY

14 00  GROUP 1 ENTER the kitchen for set up

14 15 start cooking

15 15 present the plates to the jury

Clean kitchen

15 45 leave the kitchen


Group 2

Arrive at ICCA between 15 15Hrs and 15 45Hrs ANY LATER ARRIVAL WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE COMPETITION

15 50 BRIEFING

16 00 GROUP 2 ENTER KITCHEN for setup

16 15 start cooking

17 15 present plates to the jury

CLEAN KITCHEN

1745 Leave the Kitchen

AT APPROXIMATELY 1800 HRS, THE FINALISTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED

  Chef Excellence Awards Semi Finalists Group Reporting Time at ICCA
Cooking time in the Kitchen
  GROUP 1      
1 Suraji Sivadas, Waldorf Astoria Dubai Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
2 Ijas CK, Commis Chef, Ellora by Vikas Khanna Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
3 Sanjay Singh Saud, Caesars Bluewaters Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
4 Saraj Mohamad, Seventh Avenue Cafe(Ras Al Khaimah) Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
5 Lekhnath Thapaliya, Emirates Flight Catering Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
6 Namal Dissanayake, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
7 Hanggi Setya, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
8 Farhan Memon, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
9 Ankit Tariyal, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
10 Lucky Chaudhary, ADDRESS DOWNTOWN Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
11 Lejorn Hill, Paramount Hotel Dubai Group 1 13.15 to 13.45 hrs 1400 to 1515 hrs
  GROUP 2      
12 Sai Krishna Vamsi, Fairmont the Palm, Dubai Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
13 Kamal Maharjan, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
14 Naresh Bhatt, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
15 Umesh, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
16 Tarun Mehrotra, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
17 Saumya, Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
18 Nipun De Silva, Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
19 Bombuwala Dewage Sajith Samarayanake, Armani Hotel Dubai Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
20 Kiran Aryal, Jumeirah Al Naseem Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
21 Janith, Address Beach Resort Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs
22 Govind, Address Beach Resort Group 2 15.15 to 15.45 hrs 1600 to 1715 hrs