Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort's sweeps 40 medals at the 8th "East Coast Culinary Competition
With 18 categories which is more than any previous year and 350+ chefs competing for the 95 Emirates Culinary Guild medals, Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort managed to win 40 medals putting it in the 1st place in this remarkable competition.
This event hosted by Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort for 8 consecutive years is a part of the hotel's CSR programs. Culinary competitions play a vital role in culinary arts and as they continually raise the standards of culinary excellence. This year's competition showcased new trends, classical skills, Static Displays, Live Cooking, Pastry, Artistic, innovative techniques, and most of all the exceptional talent, dedication, and competitive spirit.
The Miramar Al Aqah management and staff worked hard to prepare the glittering culinary event. Organizers and sponsors have said that they received over a thousand visitor to the competition, many of whom hoped to catch a glimpse of one of their favorite celebrity chefs in action. The competition attracted over one hundred senior chefs internationally as well as many premium local & international suppliers who showcased their products with a live tasting to the public
"It's an incredible honor for me to be a part of Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort's East Coast Culinary & Cocktail Competition, it represents everything I believe in as a chef," said K.A.C. Prasad, Vice President for ECG for east coast & Director of Culinary of Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort who is also the Organizer & Founder of the event.
"As chefs, and consumers, we are fortunate to work in a province that is able to produce such a range of ingredients, from fruits, vegetables, dairy products, proteins, breads and much more" he continued.
Each competition is called a 'class'. Each class of the various competitions is intended to test the differing skills of entrants whilst also celebrating the preparation and presentation of food and its accoutrements in attractive and pleasing forms.
Competitors were evaluated by a panel of chefs and marshals, mandated by the Emirates Culinary Guild (ECG) to judge culinary events to ensuring the highest competition standards.
There is no other culinary challenge in the East Coast as unique and exciting as ours," said Ashraf Helmy, General Manager and Area Business Development Manager of Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort. "We are thrilled to bring together the best young talents in the world and give them an opportunity to demonstrate their culinary expertise and creativity to a jury of incredibly accomplished chefs." he concluded.
About Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort
Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort is located on the East Coast of the UAE in Fujairah offering 321 guest rooms and suites, 8 F&B outlets, spa, leisure and fitness facilities including water sports, swimming pool and kids club.
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