Top Of The Class For Coral Hotels & Resorts At The Junior Chef Competition
The 13th Annual Junior Chef Competition - organized by the Emirates Culinary Guild in conjunction with Dubai Summer Surprises - saw over 800 skilled young chefs competing in various competitive classes and what a show it was.
- (1888PressRelease) August 10, 2010 - This year, the prestigious gathering was held at the Burjuman Center and ran from June 23rd to the 29th. On that special occasion the Chefs from Coral Hotels & Resorts have surpassed the standard they set at last year's edition by winning accolades and medals in even greater quantities. The two participating hotels, Coral Beach Resort - Sharjah and Coral Deira - Dubai, cumulated together a total of 25 medals.
The culinary contest turns the spotlight on chefs with the maximum creativity, skill and potential. It is open to every hotel and restaurant in the UAE. It brings together the finest culinary talents and provides them with the opportunity to showcase their creative skills and win recognition and medals from renowned master chefs hence spurring them on to greater success.
Michel Miraton, Master Chef and Culinary director of Coral Hotels said he was extremely satisfied with how the competition had progressed over the past weeks. "The winners in every categories have worked extremely hard to earn the honors they take with them today and I am particularly proud of our Chefs. Out of 23 participants we managed to collect 25 medals"
The Coral Beach Resort won 3 silver and 9 bronze medals with 2 merit awards while the sister hotel, Coral Deira - Dubai, managed to have a gold, 3 silver and 5 bronze medals with 2 merit awards.
To top it all, Abdo Suleiman Badra, chef de parties with the Coral Deira - Dubai, was named the 2010 Best Arabic Chef in the Emirates. "To win is a great feeling, especially after all the hard work and stress. It is really special," he said.
A member of HMH (Hospitality Management Holdings), Coral Hotels & Resorts is a quality-driven 5-star brand with a vision of excellence based on attention to detail and maximum efficiency. Headquartered in Dubai, the chain has very quickly spread across key destinations in the Middle East and North, South and East Africa and offers an array of exciting properties.
Designed for discerning travelers who seek intimate surroundings, distinctive service and safe environment, Coral Hotels & Resorts is dedicated to ensuring the highest levels of comfort and hospitality.
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