Bahraini Amateur Chef Winner Zahra Alherz trip to The Ritz-Carlton, Vienna

A Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain “Fond Farewell” to Bahraini Amateur Chef Winner Zahra Alherz as she heads for an once-in-a-lifetime culinary training at The Ritz-Carlton, Vienna

This week, Zahra Alherz, winner of the 2016 Delonghi Bahraini Chef Competition, heads to the enchanting capital of Vienna, Austria where she will receive an once-in-a-lifetime experience and train with award-winning Executive Sous Chef Franz Pichler at The Ritz-Carlton, Vienna. As part of the Community Footprints program, the two-day competition for Bahraini nationals was held last December as a lead up to the 2016 National Day events at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain, and celebrated aspiring young chefs from across the Kingdom with the aim to develop their skills and take their talents to the next level. “For over a decade, we have made been it our mission to champion young talents through our Community Footprints ‘Succeed through Success’ program. The Bahraini Chef Competition is one of the many events we have in place to develop Bahraini talents as part of our commitment to the local community,” says Soufiane Elallam, EAM-Sales & Marketing.

The Bahraini Chef Competition will resume next December 2018. An open call for applications will be announced in the coming year. The five-star luxury Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain resort is located in the exclusive Al Seef district in Manama, Bahrain. For additional information about the resort, dining options, or to reserve your stay, please call (800) 00995, the hotel directly at (+973) 1758 0000, a travel professional or visit The Ritz-Carlton website at ritzcarlton.com/bahrain. Follow the hotel on Facebook @ritzcarltonbahrain and join the conversation using #RCMemories.

Photo from left to right: Soufiane Elallam, EAM-Sales & Marketing, The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain; Zahra Alherz, Winner of the 2016 Delonghi Bahraini Chef Competition; Yann Lejard, Executive Sous Chef, The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain