Every year San Pellegrino organizes their Young Chef competition where 20 chefs from around the world compete to find out who is the best of the best.
And this year, the Chef who will representing Canada is from right here in Montreal.
Benjamin Mauroy-Langlais has won the coveted title of Canada's best young chef with his signature dish: Smoked eel, celeriac.
Benjamin has earned the opportunity to compete against 20 of the world's top chefs in Milan in June 2018. He defeated ten-semi finalists to earn the title.
"The S.Pellegrino Young Chef Competition creates an opportunity for young Canadians to not only showcase their exceptional culinary skills but have a once in a lifetime experience to gain mentorship from the best of the best. It's an opportunity to take their skills to next level, setting the foundation for a thriving career." - Jennifer Semley Robert
The semi finalist will be judged on ingredients, skill, genius, beauty and message