Results World Final 2018
  1. Winner preselection
    Switzerland
    Elias Läderach
    163p
  2. Winner preselection
    France
    Yoann Laval
    163p
  3. Winner preselection
    Japan
    Akihiro Kakimoto
    152p
  4. Winner preselection
    USA
    Florent Cheveau
    144p
  5. Winner preselection
    Denmark
    Tor Stubbe
    143p
  6. Winner preselection
    UK and Ireland
    Barry Johnson
    141p
  7. Winner preselection
    Poland
    Michal Iwaniuk
    139p
  8. Winner preselection
    Republic of Korea
    Eun-Hye Kim
    135p
  9. Winner preselection
    United Arab Emirates
    Aravinda Leelarathna
    135p
  10. Winner preselection
    Belgium
    Jurgen Baert
    134p
  11. Winner preselection
    Singapore
    Desmond Lee
    125p
  12. Winner preselection
    Mexico
    Alejandro Salas Rodriguez
    125p
  13. Winner preselection
    Morocco
    Yassine Lamjarred
    123p
  14. Winner preselection
    Spain
    Ivan Pascual Bossa
    120p
  15. Winner preselection
    Italy
    Maurizio Frau
    117p
  16. Winner preselection
    Germany
    Martin Studeny
    115p
  17. Winner preselection
    Russia
    Artem Glushkov
    111p
  18. Winner preselection
    Australia
    Daria Nechiporenko
    104p
  19. Winner preselection
    The Netherlands
    Patrick De Vries
    100p
  20. Winner preselection
    China
    Jingjing Liao
    99p

Awards

Showpiece
Winner preselection
Switzerland
Elias Läderach
Chocolate Travel Cake
Winner preselection
UK and Ireland
Barry Johnson

SCORES AND RANKING AFTER ROUND 1

These are the scores and ranking for our 20 finalists after ROUND 1 on Oct 31 for the assignments ‘Chocolate Travel Cake’ and ‘Chocolate Showpiece ‘The Futropolitan’. These assignments represent 30% of the total score, earned over all 3 rounds. Note that the scores and ranking can still dramatically change over the course of the competition. Stay tuned on Nov 1 and Nov 2 to find out who will win the World Chocolate Masters World Final.

2 AWARDS AFTER ROUND 1

With the scores given by the jury at the end of ROUND 1, we know the winners of the first 2 assignments. The awards will be handed out during the Award Ceremony on Nov 2, starting at 7PM. Don’t miss out: the Award Ceremony will be livestreamed here!

BEST CHOCOLATE SHOWPIECE THE FUTROPOLITAN
Elias Läderach | Switzerland

ELIÄS LADERACH | SWITZERLAND created an intriguing chocolate showpiece completely crafted by hand and revealing an unseen level of fine detail.

 

Quote from the jury report:

"Elias' showpiece was very technical and a beautiful piece of art."

BEST CHOCOLATE TRAVEL CAKE
Barry Johnson | UK

BARRY JOHNSON | UK convinced the jury with a highly original concept for the Chocolate Travel Cake. The cake is a cut above the rest because of its unique flavour pairing.

 

Quote from the jury report:

"Extremely well thought out travel cake concept. Both future-proof and allergy-free, tasty and good!"