The F&B leading industry visited the Caterer Awards ceremony at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Dubai Monday night to pick up one of the 15 prestigious trophies. The night was about recognizing the incredible talent, the hard work and dedication of a variety of F&B professionals, outlets and companies across the region.
Our Middle East based office, Royal Culimer, was nominated for the 'Food Supplier of the Year' and 'Best Client Support of the Year' awards. Unfortunately we did not win one of these awards, but we are extremely proud of reaching this achievement.
Al Bustan Rotana executive chef Christophe Prud'homme received the 'Chef of the Year' Award, while being recognized as a big personality with exceptional skills. Christophe Prud'homme was also recently named 'Maitre Cuisinier de France', one of the most sought after and prestigious awards in the international culinary world.
Caterer Award winners 2010
Chef of the Year
Christophe Prud'Homme, Al Bustan Rotana, Dubai
Restaurant of the Year
Rhodes Mezzanine Grosvenor House Dubai.
Bar of the Year
Okku Luxury Japanese Restaurant and Lounge, Dubai.
Bar manager of the year
Samer Saleh Cinnabar, Hilton, Abu Dhabi.
Bartender of the Year
Tomas Dundulis, OKKU Luxury Japanese Restaurant and Lounge, Dubai.
Beverage Supplier of the Year
San Pellegrino/Acqua Panna.
Kitchen Hero of the Year
Ziyad Hejamady, Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, Dubai.
Pastry Chef of the Year
Martin Chiffers from The Address, Dubai Marina.
Restaurant Manager of the Year
Etienne Haro, Reflets Par Pierre Gagnaire (Intercontinental Dubai Festival City) Dubai.
Sommelier of the Year
Daniel Blais, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi.
Sous Chef of the Year
David Miras, Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah
Waiter of the Year
Aziz Jellali, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City, Dubai
Best Client Support of the Year
Educator of the Year
Atul Kundra, Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai.
Food Supplier of the Year