The first WCM National Selection is only days away!

In a couple of days, the first National Selection of this edition of World Chocolate Masters will take place in Italy. The four talented contestants that will enter this chocolate battle are Francesco Maggio, Tommaso Grollero, Mohammed Elkourik, and Eris Mone. These chefs will be competing for the title of Italian World Finalist, and will be presenting their exciting creations before a prestigious panel.

Presided by Matteo Berti, Academic Director of ALMA, the jury consists of experienced culinary professionals including: Silvia Federica Boldetti, Freelance Pastry Chef; Frank Haasnoot, Dutch pastry chef; and last but not least Anna Gerasi, pastry chef and Italian World Finalist in WCM 2022.

Who will take on the role of Anna Gerasi this year to participate in the most iconic chocolate competition in the world? Follow us on Instagram and stay tuned, because we'll be sharing LIVE updates of the Italian National Selection!

Wednesday, 17 January, 2024