The winners of the Grand Culinary Dream Team Challenge are:
Mary Margaret Rose Sarabia, Raffy Padohinog and Ian Neil Salveron
Coach: Arjie Janito
School: St. Therese – MTC Colleges (Iloilo)
Also: Winner of the Steve Tamayo Cup for Outstanding Student Catering Team
Robert Christopher Calayan, Stephanie Chong and Given Angel Marcial
Coach: Leoncio Barlan, Jr.
School: Lyceum of the Philippines (Batangas)
Franz Earvin Cabalfin, Robert Ryan Pastrana and Arkid Pochollo Battad
Coach: Edilberto Tawagon
School: National Teacher’s College
GCC’s major competition. The Grand Culinary Dream team Challenge is a team catering competition. Each team is composed of two student chefs and a student waiter. The team’s waiter must setup the dining table for four and interact with the judges posing as dining guests while the two student chefs prepare, cook and plate for six pax.
The country’s top five student catering teams were chosen to compete in this event. The participating teams planned and wrote their recipes on the spot based on the Market List given by the GCC Organizers.
The First Steve Tamayo Cup for Outstanding Student Catering Team was likewise given during GCC3.
For more information on who the grand finalists were, click here. Watch out for the posting of the GCC3 Favorites Photo Gallery and GCC3 Spotted! Gallery (crowd shots) – both coming soon! Keep visiting the GCC website AND like us on Facebook!