2019-04-25 09:17Pressmeddelande

Nordic Championship for Cook and Waitress Apprentices held in Stockholm on April 26-27th

Nordic Championship for Cook and Waitress Apprentices will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, this weekend. Some of the upcoming stars among Nordic chefs and waiters will compete in various events. Media is welcome to follow the competitions at Stockholms hotell- & restaurangskola.


Contestants will prepare and serve a five course menu and also compete in bartending and carving. Among the competitors are some of the upcoming stars from well known restaurants in the Nordic countries. All competing to become Nordic champions.




Waiters:         Elina Vertainen, Restaurant Pöllöwaari

                      Katariina Nylund, Restaurant Pöllöwaari

Cooks:           Justus Lagerblom, Restaurant Muru

                      Inka Pitkälä, Finland Bocuse d’or team



Waiters:         Emily Hogset Asphaug, Brasserie France

                      David Andres Gronmo Pereira, Brasserie France

                      Håvard Onsoyen, Statholdergaarden

Cooks:           Audun Blystad, Statholdergaarden



Waiters:         Evelina Fäldt, Mat och destillat

                      Jolanda Edvardsson, Cooperhill Åre

Cooks:           Albin Klasson, Scandic Laholmen

                      Rakel Wennemo, Etoile



Waiters:         Fanney Rún Ágústsdóttir, Moss restaurant

                      Gudjon Baldur, Vox restaurant

Cooks:           Gabríel Kristinn Bjarnason, Mímir

                      Wiktor Pálsson, Grillid



Waiters:         Rasmus Thude Dalgaard, Molskroen

                      Valdemar Alfred Hesselbjerg, Restaurant Ti Trin Ned

Cooks:           Marie Ipsen, Restaurant Mohr

                      Cathrine Ditlevsen, Restaurant Remouladen


The championship will be held at Stockholms hotell- & restaurangskola in central Stockholm. Media is welcome to follow the competitions live. During the weekend the Facebook page “Nordic Championship for Cook and Waiter Apprentices” will be updated with photos and results.


Where: Stockholms hotell & restaurangskola, Arenavägen 60, Stockholm

When: 26-27 April, 9am – 5pm. The winners will be announced during a gala held in Nationalmusuem at  7pm on the Sat 27th of April.

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