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Top notch concurrent specialised competitions that drive growth and promote excellence among the region’s food and hospitality professionals

Asian Gelato Cup

Growing in tandem with Asia’s increasing interest in gelato, the first-ever Asian Gelato Cup is set to attract talented pastry chefs from around Asia. Watch and learn from the creativity and technical skills put to test. Only one will emerge as the first gelato champion! Stay tuned for more information.

Asian Pastry Cup 2018


The Asian Pastry Cup is THE largest ‘live’ pastry competition in Asia, and also serves as the official pre-selection platform for the highly respected World Pastry Cup in 2019… click here

Barista Super Duo Challenge

Producing excellent espresso-based drinks requires hours and hours of practice. With the aim to promote speciality coffee and coffee excellence in the region, the Barista Super Duo Challenge is set to gather top baristas from across the region. In addition to being tested on their technical skills, baristas need to top their performances off with good showmanship to a panel of distinguished judges and a live audience. Stay tuned for more information.

Battle for the Lion


In this highly esteemed and exciting mystery basket challenge, the top 3 teams from the National Team Challenge will vie to be the crème de la crème and take home the coveted Lion Trophy… click here

Dream Team Challenge


Delivering the ultimate F&B experience is never an easy task. Watch how competing teams present service excellence in a simulated restaurant ambience…click here

FHA Culinary Challenge


Recognised as Asia’s most prestigious culinary competition, the FHA Culinary Challenge attracts 800 of the best talents from across Asia to display their masterly skills; and seek accreditation and feedback for improvement from internationally acclaimed chefs! Comprising 6 different challenges… click here

Gourmet Team Challenge


A highly popular team segment where chefs are required to put forth a themed buffet of their choice under the watchful eyes of an audience keen to pick up useful ideas and tips… click here

Individual Challenge


15 exciting classes await individual chefs who are game to challenge other chefs from across Asia! With themes on cake dressing, freestyle wedding cake display, pastry showpieces amongst many others… click here

Latte Art Showdown

Not only is this a platform for the demonstration of latte art making techniques, the Latte Art Showdown also encourages the display of a barista’s artistic expressions. Watch as competitors present their masterpieces to win over the hearts of judges, and connect with fellow baristas at the arena. Stay tuned for more information.

National Team Challenge


Highly anticipated by the culinary community in Asia, only national teams made up of the best chefs in each country are eligible to battle it out for top honours at the National Team Challenge… click here

Roast Master Challenge

A new segment at SpecialityCoffee&Tea2018, the Roast Master Challenge pits coffee roasters from across the region against each other. Catch all the excitement and observe the various notes that result as roasters apply their coffee knowledge to the test. Stay tuned for more information.

Silver Spoon Challenge

Evaluating the characteristics and quality of coffee is important knowledge and ability that a barista must have. The inaugural Silver Spoon Challenge injects a coffee cupping competition component at SpecialityCoffee&Tea. Watch all the live action as baristas impress judges with their coffee tasting ability. Stay tuned for more information.

Sweet High Tea Challenge


Marvel at the creative sweet treats put up at the Sweet High Tea Challenge and pick up ideas and tips for high tea settings in your hotel or restaurant… click here