After regional selections and months of preparation in Indonesia, the executive pastry chef Yusuke Aoki, from the Four Seasons Hotel Resort in Bali, takes home the trophy of the International Final Chocolate Chef Competition Vlarhona C3 2018, at the StarChefs Congress on Monday the 22nd October 2018 in Brooklyn, New York.
The runner-up of the only international pastry competition in the US is chef Ettore Beligni from Italy, and the winner of the Press Prize is chef Cyril Gaidella from France.
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The International Organising Committee met to draw the order in which the 21 teams participating in the Coupe du Monde de la Pâtisserie will compete during the Finale
held on January 27th and 29th 2019 in Lyon
In photo: The international organising committee gathered for the drawing lots
From left to right: Christophe Renou, Alain Rolancy, Jean-Philippe Gay, Philippe Rigollot, Philippe Hiriart, Joffrey Lafontaine, Edouard Hirsinger.
IBATECH Istanbul closed its doors after four successful days and once more proved its leading position for the Eurasian bakery and confectionary industry.
The high international profile in terms of exhibitor and visitor enabled fruitful networks and cooperations.
In the country of the 2015 World Champion, the European selection of the Coupe du Monde de la Pâtisserie crowns Sweden.
Martin Morand and Jessica Sandberg convinced the jury after 5 hours of spectacular competition on June 10th 2018, in the Oval Lingotto Fiere of Torino, Italy.
The most prestigious contest in Italy dedicated to pastry art
Naoshichi parfait and pepper gel
By Janice Wong, pastry chef in Singapore