France, 13-15 October

Place: Ecole de Cuisine Alain Ducasse ( Map )

The Norwegian Seafood Council (NSC), in partnership with the World Sushi Skills Institute of Japan (WSSI), is proud to present the Global Sushi Challenge 2015, an international competition that seeks to identify talented chefs skilled in the field of Japanese sushi, as well as promote the principles of the hygienic handling of fish and seafood to safeguard its quality of being enjoyed raw.

The winner of the French competition will receive :

* The title of Country Challenger, Global Sushi Challenge

* 1,000 € cash prize

* A trip to the Grand Final in Tokyo, with travel costs covered including 3-nights in a hotel and meals

For application details and more informations about the Global Sushi Challenge in France please contact:

Anne-Catherine Gillet (AC2G)

Tel: + 33 (0) 674 08 88 23


Tuesday Oct. 13

9.00 am - 4.00 am

Seminar by WSSI Trainers

Wednesday Oct. 14

9.00 am - 4.00 am

Seminar by WSSI Trainers

Thursday Oct. 15

12.00 pm - 6.00 pm

Global Sushi Challenge 2015 - France qualifiers


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More than 90 years of experience and a unique model of vertical integration from the sea to the kitchen of the consumers enable REYNAUD to go along with you in your search of quality, freshness and gastronomic delight.

Come and visit us on WWW.RNO.FR

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