Have you got what it takes

To be the best?

How to enter

Follow these simple steps to enter:

  • Register your profile
  • Upload your best dish recipe and include a good photograph.
  • Encourage your friends, family and classmates to vote for you.

PLEASE NOTE: The photograph needs to be your own. You need to make the recipe yourself and then take a photo of it and submit that photo.  All photos which have been taken from websites or from recipe books will be disqualified.

Entrants must be in Grade 11 or Grade 12 during 2015. Confirmation must be provided to The International Hotel School upon request.

Ultimate School Cook Off 2014 winner may not participate in the 2015 competition. Semi finalist and finalist may enter in the 2015 competition.

Closing date for entries will be midnight on the 25 May 2015. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted. Students will then have an extra six (6) days to promote their recipe/s, the closing date for voting will be midnight 31 May 2015.

Ten student chefs from each region (Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg) with the most votes for their recipe will cook-off against each other in the regional portion of the competition. The regional cook off will take place at the International Hotel School campus in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg.

The 3 finalists from the regional semi finals (one from each region) will go through to a national Cook Off that will decide who is the ultimate student cook in the Ultimate School Cook Off 2015! This cook off will take at at Unilever Food Solutions SA headquarters in Durban. For those coming from Johannesburg and Cape Town, flights will be provided to the cook off for the finalist.

To vote for your favourite dish recipe, follow these simple steps:

  1. Register your profile
  2. Click on the verification link which will be emailed to you to verify that you are a real person
  3. Find your favourite recipe
  4. Vote for it by clicking on the up arrow which is below the recipe.
  5. You’ve voted! You can also leave a comment and wish the young, budding chef good luck or just describe how the recipe makes your taste buds feel!

Please note: Only 1 vote per recipe is allowed.


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