Competition Winners

2016 Culinary Arts Competition Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Culinary Arts Competition held during the FRLA Show on September 27-29th at the Orange County Convention Center.

USA Culinary Cup Challenge:
1st Place Gold Medal: Team Charlotte
2nd Place Gold Medal: The Everglades Club
3rd Place Gold Medal: Wilson Culinary Team

Signature Vegetable Recipe Competition:
1st Place Silver Medal: Pete Imlah
2nd Place Silver Medal: Juan Cruz
3rd Place Silver Medal: Michael Priola

Taste of Elegance Pork Signature Recipe Competition:
1st Place Silver Medal: Tara Valle
2nd Place Silver Medal: Denny Roach
3rd Place Silver Medal: Raul Gonzalez

Florida Pastry Challenge – Student Category:
1st Place Gold Medal: Courtney Hopkins
2nd Place Silver Medal: Brittney Delgado
3rd Place Bronze Medal: Priscilla Caban

Florida Pastry Challenge – Professional Category:
1st Place Gold Medal: Raymond Blanchard III
2nd Place Bronze Medal: Timothy Blouin
3rd Place Bronze Medal: Rommer Evasco

Florida Pastry Challenge – Wedding Cake Category:
1st Place Gold Medal: Hannah McBride
2nd Place Silver Medal: Andreas Proisl, CEPC
3rd Place Silver Medal: Alejandra Maddox

R.L. Schreiber Student/Jr Member Team Skills Competition:
1st Place Silver Medal: Sarasota Bay Chefs
2nd Place Silver Medal: Keiser University Tallahassee
3rd Place Bronze Medal: Miami Culinary Institute

2015 Culinary Arts Competition Winners

USA Culinary Cup Challenge:
1st Place Gold Medal: Bohemian Club
2nd Place Gold Medal: Universal Orlando Team #2
3rd Place Silver Medal: Universal Orlando Team #3

Signature Vegetable Recipe Competition:
1st Place Gold Medal: Pete Imlah
2nd Place Silver Medal: Michael Priola, CEC, AAC
3rd Place Silver Medal: Cynthia Mongalo
3rd Place Silver Medal: Denny Roach

Taste of Elegance Pork Signature Recipe Competition:
1st Place Gold Medal: Jacob Adamonis
2nd Place Silver Medal: Michael Priola CEC AAC
3rd Place Silver Medal: Jose Nieves

Florida Pastry Challenge – Student Category:
1st Place Silver Medal: Carolina Neves Rossi Figueiredo
2nd Place Silver Medal: Priscilla Caban
3rd Place Bronze Medal: Clemil Lucy Gomez

Florida Pastry Challenge – Professional Category:
1st Place Gold Medal: Raymond Blanchard III
2nd Place Silver Medal: Hannah McBride
3rd Place Silver Medal: Angie Chung

R.L. Schreiber Student/Jr Member Team Skills Competition:
1st Place Gold Medal: Le Cordon Bleu Miami
2nd Place Silver Medal: Keiser University Sarasota
3rd Place Silver Medal: Le Cordon Bleu Orlando