Tuesday, 27 May 2014
Exciting News for UAE's Aspiring Chefs!
Samsung hunts for UAE’s Best Aspiring Chef, teaming up with BBC Good Food Middle East to launch competition...
Samsung is calling amateur chefs across the UAE to register for its brand new competition, Samsung Aspiring Chef competition to be in with a chance of winning a host of prizes that will help launch one lucky person’s career path.
To be in with a chance of stealing the title, applicants will need to head tosamsung.com/ae/aspiringchef and register by May 31st where they will need to submit an original recipe to be considered for the shortlist.
Mohammad Gharaibeh, General Manager of HA division, Samsung Gulf commented, “We are really looking forward to seeing what participants bring to the table as we search for the best amateur chefs across the UAE. We will provide participants with the support and skills they need to progress their careers, from hands on culinary experience to the latest in our technology, and as such we welcome all aspiring chefs to take part.”
Sudeshna Ghosh, Senior Editor of BBC Good Food Middle East, “I am constantly amazed by the amount of culinary talent that is out there among our loyal community of foodies. There are a number of people who started out small, but have found success around their passion for food. We love giving budding chefs the chance to take their dreams and abilities to the next level through various initiatives that we offer, and this, the first Samsung Aspiring Chef competition in association with BBC Good Food ME, is set to be one of the biggest opportunities for an amateur chef, so I’m really looking forward to seeing the quality of entries.”
A total of eight individuals will then be entered into a cook-off to battle it out for the grand prize, where participants will be required to turn a mystery box of ingredients into a mouthwatering dish to impress the judges.
The lucky finalist will receive an all-expenses paid culinary course at SCAFA, Dubai's School of Culinary and Finishing Arts, as well as having one of their recipes’ published in a BBC Good Food Middle East Recipe book and the latest fridge from Samsung, helping them to launch a long and prosperous career.
To register for the competition, please log onto samsung.com/ae/aspiringchef