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The French contestants are usually protagonists in the most prestigious pastry competitions
The team chaired by Claire Hetzler and captained by Guillaume Mabilleu made good on the betting that made them favourites by placing France on top of the podium. Japan came in a clear second while Singapore took third place. Surprisingly, this year’s competition witnessed a low particpitation in the number of European countries.
Quentin Bailly, Mathieu Blandin and Joffrey Lafontaine obtained the gold medal for France at the last edition of the World Pastry Cup, held on 27th and 28th January in Lyon, at Sirha’s Paul Bocuse Hall. The great favorite team proved again why they are one of the strongest and most competitive countries in this competition. Alongside the French, the Italian and Japanese teams also mounted the podium.
France won the XI edition of the Coupe du Monde de Patisserie, followed by Italy and Belgium.