WHAT: 2nd International Spanish Paella Championships
WHEN: Saturday 30 May 12pm – 4pm – Winners will be announced at 3pm
WHERE: The Corso corner with Sydney rd. Manly
COST: General Public: Free – Participants: $350 per restaurant/caterer
Sydney, April 2015 – Flavours of Spain, the Australian-based catering company that provides delicious, authentic Spanish paella to different events in Australia, will host the 2nd International Spanish Paella Championships in May 2015. The competition takes place on Saturday 30 May as part and opening event for food and wine festival A Taste of Manly. The contest invites the best Australian and international chefs to cook and fight for the title of Best Paella in Oceania. The top three winners in Manly will be recognized as the best paella chefs in Oceania and then go on to compete in another internationally renowned paella festival in Spain, for the chance to be recognised worldwide as the world’s leading paella chef.
The final contestants are from,
Bali, NSW, Queensland, Singapore, South Australia, Sydney and Victoria.
The judges are
- Miguel Cuevas – Paella Ambassador to Australia
- Emile Gomez, Director – Nomad Distribution and leading paella chef
- Dane Richards Director, Le Bon Vivant Food Blog
- Milo Elder – food critic for SydneySocial101
“We are very proud to be organizing this international contest in Australia again and look forward to receiving applications from the most qualified chefs and paella lovers throughout Australia and other places in Oceania,” says Miguel Cuevas, Paella Ambassador to Australia and founder of Flavours of Spain Catering.
“It’s an opportunity to present a truly unique food festival to the Australian community. Visitors who come to Manly to enjoy the Oceania’s second international paella contest will experience a vibrant and memorable gastronomic journey to Spain.”
The event is organized by Flavours of Spain and the Council of Manly.
For more information contact www.flavoursofspain.com.au
For more details about last year’s championship, please check out this video:
For more details please check www.flavoursofspain.com.au
Phone: 0421 348 638