Official announcement of The Best Chef Awards 2019 on the 23rd and 24th of September in Barcelona, presenting a new concept and an enhanced event programMilan, March 18, 2019 – Today, The Best Chef Awards announced their plans for this year’s edition, that will take place on the 23rd and 24th of September in the Spanish city Barcelona.
On the menu: the brand new conference ‘Food Meets Science’ and the gala evening, where the winners of The Best Chef Awards 2019 will be announced.Barcelona as host cityAfter Warsaw in 2017 and Milan in 2018, Barcelona will be the host city for The Best Chef Awards 2019. On the 23rd and 24th of September the world’s leading culinary platform heads to the city for a two-day celebration, with the award ceremony as a climax.
The event is sure to bring an impressive guest list of top chefs, culinary professionals and foodies to Barcelona.The Best Chef Awards organises the event in collaboration with the Agencia Catalana de Tourisme. “We are delighted to organise a prestigious event like The Best Chef Awards in Barcelona. Spain and Catalonia play a leading role in the contemporary international gastronomy and by hosting this event we’d like to promote their cuisine and top chefs. For the community, international visitors and industry professionals, an inspiring conference like this is the perfect opportunity to stay up-to-date with what’s hot and happening in the global world of haute cuisine.”, says Cristian Gadau, Creative Director at The Best Chef.A renewed Top 100 and two new awards
here are a couple of novelties concerning the selection and listing of The Best Chef Awards. The long list has been reduced from 300 chefs to the current Top 100. Also, two new categories have been created. The ‘Legend’ Award celebrates the best chef who has a crucial impact on the world of gastronomy. The ‘New Entry’ Award honours thechef who achieves the highest ranking amongst the new candidates. Cristian Gadau, Creative Director at The Best Chef Awards, clarifies: “By introducing the Top 100 we want to make the voting procedure less complicated and stricter. However, the initial selection of the chefs stays highly dynamic by taking into account the input of foodies and industry professionals, like chefs, sommeliers, photographers, etc. Thenew categories will put the most renowned and talented chefs in the spotlight.”All new entries are published on the website of The Best Chef Awards: https://www.thebestchefawards.com/new2019