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RAF chef Alun flying high as new Culinary Team Wales captain

Tuesday, 12 Feb, 2019

The new captain of Culinary Team Wales is an experienced chef who has spent 19 years in the RAF. Alun Davies, 38, from Ammanford, steps up to the captaincy having previously captained both the Combined Services and RAF culinary teams. Highlight of Alun’s culinary career to date was with the Combined Services Team which clinched second place in the military category at the 2012 Culinary World Cup.

Nick appointed new Culinary Team Wales manager

Friday, 18 Jan, 2019

Gold medallist chef Nick Davies had a special reason to celebrate his 50th birthday, having been appointed the new manager of Culinary Team Wales.

Just two points separate top four in National Chef of Wales semi-finals

Friday, 18 Jan, 2019

Just two points separated the top four chefs after the keenly contested National Chef of Wales semi-finals cook-off yesterday (Monday). The quartet will now go through to the final to be held at the Welsh International Culinary Championships (WICC) at Gr?p Llandrillo Menai, Rhos-on-Sea on Thursday, February 28.

Three workmates lock horns in National Chef of Wales semi-finals

Friday, 11 Jan, 2019

Three workmates from the Chester Grosvenor, Chester will be putting their friendship to one side on Monday when they compete in the National Chef of Wales 2019 semi-finals.

Long serving chef stands down from Culinary Team Wales

Friday, 21 Dec, 2018

Culinary Team Wales manager and pastry chef Toby Beevers is retiring from both positions after leading the team to silver and bronze medals at the Culinary World Cup in Luxembourg last month.

Sally unveils marine themed showpiece at Culinary World Cup

Thursday, 13 Dec, 2018

Four months of meticulous work in her spare time came to fruition for a North Wales lecturer when she revealed a culinary art showpiece at the Culinary World Cup in Luxembourg last week.

Welsh chefs strike silver at Culinary World Cup

Thursday, 29 Nov, 2018

Chefs from Culinary Team Wales completed their Culinary World Cup campaign in Luxembourg yesterday (Tuesday) by securing a silver medal in the hot kitchen to add to the bronze they won for culinary art on Sunday.

Welsh chefs open Culinary World Cup campaign with bronze medal

Tuesday, 27 Nov, 2018

Chefs from Culinary Team Wales opened their Culinary World Cup campaign in Luxembourg yesterday (Sunday) with a bronze medal for culinary art. The Welsh chefs, who are competing against the world’s best culinary teams, worked through the night to prepare their cold table buffet display for the international judging panel.

Toby aiming for second Culinary World Cup gold medal

Thursday, 22 Nov, 2018

The last time pastry chef Toby Beevers took part in the Culinary Culinary World Cup in 2010, he helped Culinary Team Wales win a gold medal.

Sergio going for gold with Wales at the Culinary World Cup

Wednesday, 21 Nov, 2018

Award winning chef Sergio Cinotti has set his sights on winning a gold medal with Culinary Team Wales at the Villeroy & Boch Culinary World Cup in Luxembourg, which begins on Saturday.