The winners of L'Art du Chocolatier 2015.
Kudos to all the dessert professionals who participated in the 2015 L’Art Du Chocolatier Challenge. Anthony Vellut (ARIA Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV) was crowned Chocolatier of the Year, Helen Hong (Four Seasons Hotel, Chicago, IL) won second place, and Wilfredo Barajas (The Peninsula Hotel, Chicago,IL) placed third in the all-chocolate competition that was held on May14-15, 2015 at the Barry Callebaut Chocolate Academy in Chicago, IL. The L’Art Du Chocolatier Challenge is presented by Cacao Barry. For information about competing in the next L’Art Du Chocolatier Challenge, go to www.barry-callebaut.com.
Anthony Vellut, Chocolatier of the Year
Chocolatier of the Year Anthony Vellut in action, followed by images of his winning pieces.
Helen Hong, Second Place
Second place winner Helen Hong in action, followed by images of her winning pieces.
Wilfredo Barajas, Third Place
Third place winner Wilfredo Barajas in action, followed by images of his winning pieces.