Tabasco Hottest Chef Competition 2016

20160428_132043Pictured are the judges of the 2016 Tabasco Hottest Chef competition: Mr Jim Rock, Mr. Frank Jacoby, DIT Cathal Brugha St., Ms. Una Lynch, Director,Stafford Lynch Ltd., and Mr.Gary Evans,Tabasco European Development Chef with the winner Mr. Anthony Carter.

 

20160428_102814Stafford Lynch Ltd and Tabasco are delighted to announce that Mr. Anthony Carter was this year’s winner of the Tabasco Hottest Chef Competition. Anthony is attending DIT Cathal Brugha St. He is a student of the B.A. in Culinary Arts and Tourism course.

Mark Moriarty wins San Pellegrino Young Chef 2015.

Stafford Lynch Ltd. are thrilled to announce that Mark Moriarty was crowned winner of the S. Pellegrino Young Chef competition on Friday 26th June 2015. The Grand Final was held in Milan where Mark encountered stiff competition from talented young chefs from around the globe. Mark was representing the UK and Ireland region and was mentored by Ms. Clare Smyth. His winning dish was a menu of Celeriac Baked in Barley and Fermented Hay, Cured and Smoked Celeriac and Toasted Hay Tea. Mark revealed the inspiration for his signature dish was a desire to ” capture the essence of Ireland and present humble, locally sourced ingredients like celeriac and barley in a unique way”. Congratulations Mark!

Winner of the Tabasco Hottest Chef Competition 2015

Ms. Roisin Gillen , winner, pictured with Mr. Gary Evans and Ms. Una Lynch.

Ms. Roisin Gillen , winner, pictured with Mr. Gary Evans and Ms. Una Lynch.

The theme of the 2015 Tabasco Hottest Chef Competition was ” Street Food”. The venue was DIT, Cathal Brugha St. in Dublin. We had some very innovative and inspiring entries which made the task of choosing a winner quite difficult. We are delighted to announce that Ms. Roisin Gillen, a student on the B.A. in Culinary Arts and Tourism course, claimed the title with a  delicious dish which is pictured below. Mr Gary Evans, Tabasco European Development Chef very kindly gave  his valued time into the judging process, along with Ms. Una Lynch, Director, Stafford Lynch Ltd.

 

Roisin Gillen's winning street food dish.

Roisin Gillen’s winning Tabasco street food dish.

Stafford Lynch Ltd receives award from DIT Cathal Brugha St.

Stafford Lynch Ltd was delighted and very honoured to receive a plaque from DIT Cathal Brugha St last week in recognition of the support the company has given to students from the School of Culinary Arts and Food Technology. Pictured here are Mr. Frank Cullen , Head of Schools , and Ms. Una Lynch, Director , Stafford Lynch Ltd and guest lecturer at DIT Cathal Brugha St.

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Winner of the Tabasco Hottest Chef Competition

The  winner of the Tabasco Hottest Chef Competition was announced on Friday 2nd May 2014. Stafford Lynch Ltd. run this competition in conjunction with DIT Cathal Brugha Street . The participants are students on the B.A. in Culinary Arts and Tourism course. Mr Gary Evans, Tabasco European Development Chef, was the judge on the day and we are delighted to announce that Mr. John Poole was the winner!

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Mr. Gary Evans with Mr. John Poole , Winner of Tabasco's Hottest Chef competition

Mr. Gary Evans with Mr. John Poole , Winner of Tabasco’s Hottest Chef competition

 

San Pellegrino and Aqua Panna

We held a dinner in Thorntons Restaurant , Dublin on Monday 28th April 2014 to watch the announcement of the San Pellegrino and Aqua Panna Best 50 Restaurants in the World being streamed live from the Guildhall in London. We had a great reaction from our guests and San Pellegrino 50 Best was the top trending topic in Ireland on Twitter on Monday night.