Morocco Wins Best Promotional Poster Prize in Lyon

Rabat – Morocco has won the ‘best promotional poster’ prize on Wednesday night at Bocuse d’Or, the prestigious gastronomy competition in Lyon.The competition brought together 24 chefs selected after 62 national selections and 4 continental selections.Read Also: Chef Ait Ouakrim Takes Morocco to World-Class Bocuse d’Or ContestThe prize awarded the creativity of finalists, who were challenged to produce the best promotional poster, and a public vote determined the most beautiful one. Bocue d’Or also awarded prizes for best clerk, won by Denmark; best plate, won by France; and best tray, won by Finland.Read Also: Moroccan Chef to Compete in Sirha’s Bocuse d’Or, World Pastry CupThe competition was first created in 1987 to explore culinary talents around the world. This year is the first time African countries have participated. Six African teams, Algeria, Burkina Faso, Gabon, Morocco, Senegal, and Tunisia, took part in the continental selections last June in Marrakech.The 2019 event pays tribute to two great chefs who promoted the competition, creator Paul Bocuse and Joel Robuchon, the first honorary president. Both chefs died in 2018. read more