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Winners all! The first Pro Chef Middle East Fine Dining Awards held at The H Hotel on October 28th 2013 were judged a great success by all who attended. Here's a round-up of the winners. See you in 2014!

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Best Tableware 2013

Best Glassware 2013

Best Coffee Machine 2013

RAK Porcelain

Crystal Arc

Nespresso

Junior Chef of the Year

Pastry Chef of the Year 2013

Seafood Chef of the

2013, Rahil Rathod, Radisson

Patrice Cabannes

Year 2013, Luke Wonnacott

Blu Dubai Deira Creek

Jumeirah Emirates Towers

Ossiano, Atlantis The Palm

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MEAT CHEF OF THE YEAR 2013

EXECUTIVE CHEF OF THE

SUSTAINABILITY CHAMPION

TYSON PODOLSKI

YEAR 2013, THOMAS

OF THE YEAR 2013, UWE

PRIME 68, JW MARRIOTT MARQUIS

PENDAROVSKI SOFITEL JBR

MICHEEL, RADISSON BLU DUBAI DEIRA CREEK

INNOVATION CHEF OF THE

PRO CHEF OF THE YEAR 2013

BEST KITCHEN EQUIPMENT

YEAR 2013, DIRK HALTENHOF

NICK ALVIS/SCOTT PRICE

2013, MANITOWOC

THE OBEROI DUBAI

TABLE 9 BY NICK AND SCOTT

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Best Kitchen Tools 2013

Best KNIVES 2013

Best Kitchen Innovation

Pacojet

Victorinox

2013, Anti-Griddle (PolyScience)

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Industry Champion of

Best Sommelier of the

Training Champion of

the Year 2013, Christian

Year 2013, Olivier Gasselin

the Year 2013, Francesco

Gradnitzer, Jumeirah Group

Hakkasan

Araya SCAFA

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Restaurant Manager of

Best Restaurant of the

Hygiene Champion of the

the Year 2013, Viktorija

Year 2013, Reflets par

Year 2013, Bobby Thulasi

Paplauskiene, table 9 by

Pierre Gagnaire

Dubai Municipality

nick and scott

Culinary Influencer of the Year 2013,

Culinary Ambassador of the Year 2013,

Gabriele Kurz Jumeirah Group [ACCEPTED BY

Michael Kitts The Emirates Academy of

Christian Gradnitzer]

Hospitality Management

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Sponsors presenting awards A selection of our sponsors helped deliver congratulations and awards to our 2013 winners.

Jamie Ferguson, Regional Manager - Middle East North Africa, Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA)

Frederique Simon, Business Development Manager of Chef Middle East

Dr John Fong, Director of Marketing & International Relations, The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management.

Majid Al Marri, Director Hotel Classification at Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing

Ankit Shukla, Sales Director, Pro Chef Middle East

Rajan JS, Managing Director of JM Foods

Bassam Bousaleh, Regional Program Manager AMFI, on behalf of the US Dairy Export Council

HE Sheikh Salem Al Qasimi, Vice Chairman of Nalee International

Pierre Cantrel, Southern Europe and Middle East & Africa Area Manager for Valrhona and Zeyneb Larabi, Middle East & Africa Area Manager for Valrhona

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The Pro Chef ME Fine Dining Awards 2013 Winners