The competition will be held in purpose built kitchens! However, just like all the
other live classes at the Salon Culinaire, you will need to bring all the equipment
you want to use.
Work stations in Live Theatre will feature:
A 6-ring burner stove with gas oven beneath
Refrigeration and freezer facilities.
Plumbed in sinks and wash-hand basins.
Each finalist is responsible for providing ALL other equipment required for their
If you will bring multiple electrical items such as ice-cream machine, food mixer
etc you are also strongly advised to bring a power splitting extension lead.
There is currently no provision for convection ovens - This is unlikely to change.
The Association has no influence over the provision of any equipment. There will
be no facilities available to replace forgotten items. The biggest source of problems
for competitors is usually over-reliance on freezers.
Please note that there will be no need to bring any cleaning chemicals such as sanitisers,
degreasers or washing up liquids. Ecolab will be providing all the products needed
to ensure you have a clean and sanitised work area.
Cling film, Baking paper and Foil
Please note that these products will be provided for competitors’ use in Live Theatre
Terinex Ltd, using their cutting edge system.
Plates/serviceware will be supplied by CCS, ensure you have specified which items
you intend to use, and make sure you bring them with you on the day . Unless you
get specific communication to the contrary, they will not be waiting for you at
the venue. There will be no facilities to replace forgotten items. See the sponsors
page for how to get samples. If you intend to use any other items, you MUST bring
those with you.
No ingredients are provided at the venue. Samples will be available in advance from
Callebaut, but it is the competitor’s responsibility to bring them on the day. Unless
you get specific communication to the contrary, they will not be waiting for you
at the venue. There will be no facilities to replace forgotten items. See the sponsors
page for how to get samples.
You need to bring all your basics according to your needs… i.e. chopping boards,
bowls, pots, whisks, pans, piping bags, nozzles, rolling pin , scrapers & spoons
, marble slab, sugar lamp etc etc….. Quite literally nothing is provided other than
hygiene/wrapping essentials and the few infrastructure items listed with bullets
at the very top of this page.
Got a question?
All queries should be submitted to the following email address DOTY@UKAPC.CO.UK
Please note we are not able to accept entries at this email address.