The Chocolate Weekly 21 - 2015


UK Junior Chocolate Master 2014 was Samantha Rain from Rococo Chocolates

Last year’s winner of the UK Junior chocolate Master competition was very talented Samantha Rain from Rococo Chocolates, second place went to Seren Argent from Cocoa Black, runners up were Timothy Breton from The Dorchester, Steven Sherry from William Curley and Xavier Torne from The Goring Hotel.

The 2013 competition for UK Junior Chocolate Master was won by Melissa Paul, chef and chocolatier at William Curley, the runner up was Samantha Rain, a chocolatier at Roccoco, other contestants were Kelly-Rose Townshend, Pastry Chef at Eton College; Jack Whittick, Student at Hopwood College; Glen Sharman, Pastry Chef at PennyHill Park Hotel and Spa. Some moment from the competition are caught in the video below.

This year’s UK competition will take place at the Cacao Barry UK Chocolate Academy in Banbury on 10th of June.

We are delighted to announce the contestants for UK Junior Chocolate Masters 2015:

  • Dominic Hutchings from Coworth Park
  • Jack Lewis, chocolatier
  • Quentin Bechard from the Shangri-La Hotel at the Shard
  • Reece Hunt from BE Chocolate
  • Sebastian Williams from ME London

Best wishes to all the young talented pastry chef who made it into the grand finale!

To all our reader we wish a great and successful week.