Round one | Chef Competition for World Idly Day 2023 | The Hotel School

world idli day competition 2023

March 27, 2023



A platform to showcase innovation & culinary skills by budding Chefs 


On March 27th, 2023, The Hotel School's organizing committee launched the prelims of The Chef Competition to celebrate and recognize one of South India's most beloved delicacies, the Idly. The event aims to raise awareness about World Idly Day while also providing a platform for budding chefs to showcase their culinary skills and innovative techniques.

The competition witnessed an overwhelming response from the students, who participated with great enthusiasm and left no stone unturned to impress the judges with their creativity and talent. The Chef Competition consisted of two preliminary rounds and only the top twelve contestants advanced to the finals on March 29th, 2023.

The finalists of The Chef Competition are:

  1. Ayush Singh
  2. Deepak Kumar
  3. Md. Jikarula 
  4. Kunal Singh
  5. Aman Kumar
  6. Kanishk
  7. Kushal Shah
  8. Subhojeet 
  9. Dev Kumar
  10. Katyani Kandpal
  11. Rahul Rawat
  12. Rahul Prasad

These young chefs have demonstrated their exceptional culinary skills and innovative techniques and are ready to compete in the final round.

The Pre-Finale round of The Chef Competition was a thrilling cook-off, and the contestants showcased their remarkable talent and creativity. Here are some glimpses of the event that took place on 27th March 2023