We are happy to announce the results of our Culinary students who competed last Friday in the Student Culinary Expo at Kapiolani CC.
This was an American Culinary Federation (ACF) sanctioned Food Show and Competition judged by three Certified Master Chefs (CMC).
There are only 60-75 CMC's in the United States!! The students (and their coaches, Chef Martina and Chef Nakata) went through an intensive 8 weeks of planning, training and execution after school in order to prepare for this event.
The competitors were:
Will Hudson, Gold Medal, and First Place-Hot Food Category
Kai Lopez, Silver Medal, Judges Choice-Hot Food Category
Joshua Planas,Silver Medal, Third Place-Hot Food Category
Kell Nonaka, Bronze Medal
Ken Morikawa, Certificate of Participation.
If you'd like to see these award-winning students in action, they will be holding a demo at 10 am, this Saturday, December 15th at the KCC Farmers Market.
Chef Martina Hilldorfer,CHE