Voting for the 2014 Gourmet Abu Dhabi Stars Awards - part of our annual culinary festival running Feb 4-19 - has begun, with 12 hotly-contested accolades up for grabs.
These ‘Oscars’ of Abu Dhabi’s hospitality industry recognise individuals and restaurants that have contributed most to the UAE capital’s expanding hospitality sector, and reward the use of local produce, sustainability while celebrating Emirati and Middle Eastern-inspired cuisine across the emirate’s dining scene.
Public voting via the Gourmet Abu Dhabi website www.gourmetabudhabi.ae
- is open until November 18.
Cast your votes now for the ‘Aqua Panna & S. Pellegrino Restaurant Chef of the Year’, Executive Chef of the Year’, ‘Pastry Chef of the Year’, ‘Regional Cuisine Chef of the Year’; ‘A. Ronai LLC Food & Beverage Manager of the Year’, ‘Regional Cuisine Restaurant Manager of the Year’, ‘Restaurant Host of the Year’; ‘Regional Cuisine Restaurant of the Year’, ‘Restaurant Manager of the Year’ and ‘Restaurant of the Year’. Voting for the ‘Best Use of Local Produce’ and ‘Best Sustainability Practises’ is reserved for an industry judging panel.
The three highest scoring nominees will proceed to the final round and a judging panel, with winners being revealed at the sixth Gourmet Stars Awards ceremony on February 19, 2014. Reservations for Gourmet Stars Awards Gala Dinner tickets – and all other demonstrations, dinners, promotions and events - are available from mid-December and can be registered at www.gourmatabudhabi.ae