Today, the fifth edition of the Super Chef Panama 2017 competition was launched. During the event, which took place at the Instituto Superior de Artes Culinarias Mise en Place, the 12 finalist contestants that will compite for the title of the fifth edition of “Super Chef” were presented. On Friday, January 13, the competition will begin.
The Super Chef Panama program is an initiative of the United States Embassy and the Association of Restaurants and Allied in Panama (ARAP). It has the support of the National Institute of Professional Capacitation and Training for Human Development (INADEH), Delta Airlines, the Panama Chamber of Tourism, Medcom Corporation and the newspaper La Prensa.
The objective of the program is to provide a showcase for young Panamanians to expose their culinary talents, give them scholarship opportunities to study culinary arts in Panama and facilitate their insertion in the labor market.