We are pleased to report that 1488 participants registered to compete in the 70 categories of competition classes for this year Battle of the Chefs 2014. An increase of 50% from last competition. The participants came from 25 countries and 8 Malaysian States. We are proud and honored, with such a good respond given to us hence making this event, “Most Classes of Culinary Competition” an event of World status.
Breakdown of Overseas Participants:
1. Thailand = 30 participants
2. Taiwan = 100 participants
3. South Korea = 100 participants
4. Singapore = 30 participants
5. India = 08 participants
6. China = 10 participants
7. Japan = 02 participants
8. Croatia = 01 participant
Total 271 participants
We are pleased to inform that our Panel of International Judges consist of 47 renown World Chefs certified by Worldchefs (World Association of Chefs Societies) which hold Worldchefs Approved Judges Certification with vast experience in the culinary fields and had judged in many major culinary competitions internationally. Our Panel of International Judges heils from USA, Slovenia, Croatia, Switzerland, Germany, India, Maldives, Sri Lanka, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong, Thailand, Myanmar, Singapore, Philippine, Indonesia, Australia and Malaysia.
Overall our Panel of Judges had given out , 1 Gold with Distinction, 63 Gold Medals, 170 Silver Medals, 399 Bronze Medals dan 467 Certificates of Diploma to the deserving participants.
More than 21000 visitors walk through our doors to Asia Food Festival (Trade Exhibitions)/ Battle of the Chefs (Culinary Competitions) / Military Showcase, Hospitality Seminars & Forum and Citrarasa (Street Food Festival) from 22-26 October 2014.
Our heartfelt appreciation, “Thank you very much” to all our sponsors, supporters, volunteers, organizing committees and all the relevant authorities in making this event a great success. Terima Kasih!