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Chee Kok Sen Receives Cava Honor

Chee Kok Sen Receives Cava Honor

In addition to teaching a Master Class at the Escuela de Hosteleria CETT(University of Barcelona) last week, Chee Kok Sen (Terry Jiro), the winner of this year’s ICEX “Flavors of Spain” Cooking Competition for Young International Chefs in Spanish Cuisine also received the honor of being named a member of the Joven Cofradía del Cava … Continue reading

Award Winning Recipe Revealed

Award Winning Recipe Revealed

“Sea Envelope” The winner of this year’s ICEX “Flavors of Spain” Cooking Competition for Young International Chefs in Spanish Cuisine, Chee Kok Sen (also known by the name Terry Jiro) is on his way back to Spain from Singapore this week to claim his prize. In a seven-day tour packed with visits to several iconic … Continue reading

Flavors of Spain on Film!

For the past several weeks, this blog has been abuzz with the goings on at the recent “Flavors of Spain” ICEX Young Chef’s Cooking Competition. The photographs have been published, the winners announced and Canadian participant and runner-up Miles Pundsack-Poe has even written a wonderful piece on this blog about his experiences during the weeks … Continue reading

Finishing the Program

Finishing the Program

Miles hard at work preparing his dish for the competition. I am sad to be done with the (ICEX) program, but satisfied. The last two weeks leading up to the competition were a big learning experience for me. However it was a very busy time. On top of working at the restaurant, I was trying … Continue reading

It’s Getting Hot in Here

It’s Getting Hot in Here

It may be just past breakfast time, but here at the Madrid Hospitality School in the Casa de Campo, things have been heating up in the kitchen for a while now, and delicious and rich aromas are starting to waft down the hallways and stir thoughts of lunch, and even dinner. The day has finally … Continue reading

ICEX Competition Official Video

ICEX Competition Official Video

We want to share with you the official video of the ICEX International Spanish Haute Cuisine Cooking Competition, “Flavors of Spain”. It was recorded in Spanish but our chefs interviews are in English. You can see how our young chefs worked in the kitchen to get those mouthwatering and outstanding dishes. We hope that you … Continue reading