Stefan Sewell Wins the 2019 Kikkoman Masters
A huge congratulations to Stefan Sewell who beat stiff competition to win the 2019 Kikkoman Masters competition at The Restaurant Show on Monday 30th September.
Stefan, currently the Team Captain of the Combined Services Culinary Arts Team was participating in his second Kikkoman Masters final and has won the once in a lifetime prize of a trip to Japan.
Stefan impressed the coveted judging panel with his 2 course menu of -
Starter - Squash, Fermented Black Bean & Fennel
Main - Beef, Carrot & Kohlrabi.
Congratulations also to the 2 runners up in the competition, who were -
2nd place - Scott Braithwaite - L'Enclume
3rd place - Enrique Diez Garcia de Olalla - The Frog
2019 Kikkoman Masters Final
The 2019 Kikkoman Masters judging panel:
- Mark Edwards - Nobu London
- Adam Handling – The Frog
- Simon Hulstone – The Elephant
- Pip Lacey – Hicce
- Bing-yu Lee – Kikkoman
- David Mulcahy – Craft Guild of Chefs
- Brian Turner – CBE
- Fergus Wilford – Gravetye Manor (2018 Winner)
Find out more about the 2019 judging panel in our meet the judges section.