Chef Ireland 2023 National Culinary Championships
The Chef Ireland 2023 – Irish Culinary Championships in association with IFSA will take place at the CATEX Exhibition in the RDS from the 21st – 23rd of February, 2023.
Entrants are coming from around the globe to compete and create eye-catching dishes that will grab the judge’s attention at this year’s Irish Culinary Championships.
The deadline for entries is Monday 13th of February. Learn more here.
A Message from the President
The Panel of Chefs of Ireland, in conjunction with the Irish Foodservice Suppliers Alliance (IFSA), Calor Gas and Corcoran Food Equipment would like to take this opportunity to invite you to the Chef Ireland Culinary Championships, which take place from Tuesday 21st to Thursday 23rd February at Catex 2023 in the Simmons Court Pavilion, RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin.
We extend a warm welcome to all competitors, sponsors, guests and visitors to the National Culinary Championship Finals.
The Culinary Committee have worked tirelessly to put together an innovative, challenging and educational Cold Salon and Live Hot Theatre competition program for senior and junior chefs, culinary art students and apprentices from all aspects of the Irish hospitality industry including Hotels, Restaurants, Gastro bars,
Bistro’s, Pastry, Sugar Craft practitioners, Corporate caterers and Service personnel.
The Panel of Chefs of Ireland’s mission is to promote excellence in all aspects of the Culinary Arts. In particular the development of craft skill training and education in Ireland. This major culinary event affords our members and all chefs throughout the island of Ireland the opportunity of displaying their exceptional culinary skills, creativity, innovation and techniques.
Our emphasis this year is to encourage young chefs to participate, visit and learn more about the skills needed to thrive in the hospitality industry.
I would like to thank our sponsors of the different competitions for their continued support and encouragement. Finally, I would like to thank my colleagues for their exceptional input and efforts into organising this Chef Ireland event, and as a competitor myself, I wish all competitors every success in your selected competitions. We look forward to your participation in what promises to be a most exciting and successful “Chef Ireland Culinary Championships”.
“Create, Practice, Refine & Compete”
Panel of Chefs of Ireland
About the Panel Chefs of Ireland
The Panel of Chefs of Ireland’s mission is to promote excellence in all aspects of the Culinary Arts. In particular the development of craft skill training and education in Ireland. This major culinary event affords our members and all chefs throughout the island of Ireland the opportunity of displaying their exceptional culinary skills, creativity, innovation and techniques. Our emphasis this year is to encourage young chefs to participate, visit and learn more about the skills needed to thrive in the hospitality industry
CATEX, Ireland’s largest foodservice and hospitality event, returns to the RDS, Dublin from 21st – 23rd February 2023, with a firm focus on showcasing opportunities for businesses to thrive.
THE destination to experience product innovation. For three days visitors will have the opportunity to meet and reconnect with over 270 suppliers, network with industry stakeholders, source new energy saving and waste management technologies, and watch hundreds of chefs and baristas compete on a national stage.
Established in 1965, CATEX, an IFSA event has firmly cemented its reputation as the ultimate destination for the hospitality and foodservice industry and promises the opportunity to discover, network and drive profitability for your business.
APPLY FOR A WORLDCHEFS ENDORSEMENT
Take your competition to the next level with Worldchefs competition endorsement, a prestigious recognition, achieved by competitions that meet the highest standards of quality. This endorsement provides exceptional opportunities for visibility to an audience of culinary professionals.
- Tap into a global community of chefs for greater networking and business opportunities.
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- Gain free of charge digital badges for competitors and winners with co-branding opportunities.
- Gain access to downloadable evaluation and scoring sheets on Worldchefs website.
Learn more and apply to endorse your competition: https://worldchefs.org/Endorsement/
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