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Chef pâtissier at parisian Plaza Athénée, his endless creativity has crowned him as one of the most renowned renovators of artisan pâtisserie
In May, candidates will have to demonstrate their skills in cakes, éclairs, entremets, and desserts before a jury formed by some of the most well-known pastry chefs in the world.
There will be a second edition of this competition created by Kirsten Tibballs, and with Christophe Michalak, Antonio Bachour, Jordi Roca, and Paul Kennedy on the panel of judges.
Michalak, Van Beurden, Crosara, Lippo, amd Puigvert are some of the chefs included in the impressive training calendar of Silikomart’s classroom.
Éclairs, cakes, apples and even cocktails. You can celebrate Valentine’s Day with sweets that are anything but clichés.
Clean white lines, casual and youthful graphics, and a pastry offer with a lot of discourse define the premises located in the Parisian Marais.
Impressive is the line-up of French pastry chefs that has collaborated in a new charity calendar to support the children with heart defects in underdeveloped countries. Altogether, 12 professionals appear in photos with famous personalities and with chocolate having also a leading role.
With the arrival of spring and summer, some of the most oustanding pastry chefs in the French tradition are focusing on ice cream. Pierre Hermé, Christophe Michalak, Ladurée and Oberweis are among those who have launched new products in this sector. With the exception of Ladurée, this year the new ice cream products are more or less inspired by their own cake creations or by the classics of the pastry maestros.
Pastry cooking is all the rage in France, as evidenced by the imminent launch of the second season of the TV pastry competition of high standing. Ten professional pastry chefs will compete for glory to become the “Next Great Pastry Chef”, under the watchful gaze of Philippe Urraca, Christophe Adam, Pierre Marcolini and Christophe Michalak.
Aware of the necessity to promote the talent of its members in as many ways as possible, the association Relais Desserts decided to give the go-ahead to the organization of a new event to select the best ones among its members. The first edition of this award ceremony successfully took place last September 20th, in which Christophe Michalak received the ‘Prix d’Excellence 2013’ award as the best pastry chef of the year.