Concorde’s Chef Pascual recognised at Emirates Salon Culinaire
Pastry Chef receives Certificate of Merit in Four Plates of Dessert Category
Dubai, UAE (April 13, 2014): Pastry Chef Glen Pascual of Concorde Hotel Fujairah was awarded with a Certificate of Merit during the Emirates Salon Culinaire, organised by Emirates Culinary Guild, for his entry titled “Sweet Family Creations” in Class No. 3 Four Plates of Dessert category.
Chef Pascual’s entry includes Dad's Traditional Carrot Cake with Italian Meringue in Orange Sauce, Mom's Sticky Dates Pudding with Toffee Sauce, Gab's Chocolate Trilogy with Nougatine Ince Cream in Passion Fruit Sauce and Gail's Lemon Grass Cheesecake Bar and Hazelnut Biscuit in Almond Jelly with Strawberry Coulis.
The Concorde team was led by Executive Sous Chef Mohamed Mosbah and two other chefs, Bhim Sen Gaha and Ram Bahadur Bishowkarma who competed in the Class No 21 Beef category.
Mohamed Fekry, General Manager, Concorde Hotel Fujairah, said: “The hotel is very proud of the achievements of our talented and dedicated chefs. We will continue to support and participate in similar activities of the Emirates Culinary Guild as these are excellent opportunities to develop the talents of our chefs who provide invaluable contribution to the property.”
The Emirates Salon Culinaire is in conjunction with the annual Gulfood Exhibition held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. It is a series of practical and display-based culinary competition open to professional chefs, cooks and bakers across the UAE. Each competition, which is referred to as class, is intended to test the differing skills of entrants while also celebrating the preparation and presentation of food and its accoutrements in attractive and pleasing forms.
About Concorde Hotel Fujairah:
Concorde Hotel Fujairah, situated in the heart of Fujairah, is a five-star hotel offering luxury accommodation with free parking and a rooftop swimming pool. Fujairah International Airport is a 5-minute drive away. Fitted with elegant furnishings, each room and suite is fitted with satellite TV and bathroom amenities. The spa and wellness centre has a variety of beauty treatments. Guests can make use of the fully-equipped fitness centre. The Hotel also offers a superb choice of fine dining restaurants and room service facilities. It’s all day dining Restaurant, Belle View unfurls a scrumptious range of buffet breakfasts, lunches and sit down dinners. The Bistro Cafe meanwhile serves mouth-watering pastries and pies from its cake counter. Its Splash Pool Bar is the perfect spot to soak up the sun even while sipping on your favourite drink. By providing a high level of comfort and service, an outstanding and varied cuisine as well as high standards of hygiene, safety and environmental friendliness, Concorde Hotel Fujairah has acquired an excellent reputation.
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