Friday, June 8, 2012

Vanuatu Chefs represented in South Korea

Media release, Vanuatu Chefs and Food Handlers Association: It seems it is all happening in South Korea this year! Vanuatu Chefs & Food Handlers Association President Sarah Kymbrekos was recently in the City of Daejeon, South Korea to attend the 35th World Association of Chefs Societies (WACS) World Congress in May. WACS was established in Paris in 1928, to support & represent Chefs around the world. WACS now has 93 member countries representing over 10 Million Chefs worldwide.  Invited to attend by the Australian Culinary Federation – Sarah met with trade representatives & many of the world’s Finest Chefs including Chef Anton Mosimann – the Chef who catered to the Royal Wedding of Prince William & Kate Middleton & The Queens 60th Jubilee this week. There was much interest shown in Vanuatu by Chefs and Industry representatives from all around the world.  Helping create global awareness of Vanuatu’s Chefs, cuisine and colorful mix of international culinary influences. 
Above images left to right: Sarah with Chef Anton Mosimann. Vanuatu On the world stage at the opening ceremony. World record attempt of most chefs gathered in one place whilst at the Congress – 2000+ of them!