Young Chef Olympiad - 2019
Bahrain Institute of Hospitality and Retail (BIHR) was representing the Kingdom of Bahrainin the Olympiad for the 4th time and has successfully made a mark on the international culinary map.
Ahmed Mustafa Al Awadhi, age 19, a Bahraini national and a student of BIHR’s Swiss Diploma in International and Tourism Management Program has demonstrated exemplary performance in academics and co – curricular activities, portrayed leadership and passion in Culinary Arts both on campus and during his internship. Being said that, Ahmed was chosen to represent BIHR by his trainer chefs, Chef Mohamed Becherreguen and Chef Sadanand Gowda.
Ahmed Mustafa was fully sponsored by DADABAI Holding, a prestigious organization in the GCC Region and our parent company.
As in previous years, YCO 2019 is an experience of world cultures mixing together at one place. The World of International Gastronomy provides the opportunity for each participant from every country to present their national dishes. Through this cultural exchange, YCO becomes more than just a competition but a melting pot of world cultures. Therefore, this opportunity will sharpen and enhance BIHR’s Young Chef, Ahmed Al Awadhi his interpersonal skills and adapt innovative techniques and new trends in culinary that will shape him better as a promising professional chefs and hoteliers.