Hong Kong International Culinary Classic @ HOFEX

Hong Kong International Culinary Classic @ HOFEX


Where the True King of Kitchens should belong…

Tremendously grown in the past decade, Hong Kong International Culinary Classic (HKICC) proudly returns to HOFEX 2019. Endorsed by World Chefs – World Association of Chefs Societies and co-organised by the Hong Kong Chefs Associations (HKCA), HKICC 2019 aims at promoting culinary excellence, skills and abilities of Chefs, Cooks, Pastry Chefs / Cooks and Apprentices from close and far.

We provide various sponsorship opportunities for you to network with industry professionals. Please contact us at [email protected] for more details.

Competition Categories

Individual :

  • Chinese Cuisine
  • Gelato Competition
  • Pastry
  • Western Cuisine
Team :

  • Butchery Skills Challenge
  • Live High Tea Set Competition
  • The Gourmet Team Challenge

Competition Results

Please click here for the result of HKICC 2019.


2019 Booklet & Application Form



Event Secretary:

Mastermind Events Limited
Unit 2501, 25/F., Billion Trade Centre, 31 Hung To Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
+852 2114 2855
+852 2114 1969
[email protected]


Organising Committee

  • Mr Rudolf Muller, Managing Director, Angliss Hong Kong Food Service Limited
Chief Judge
  • Mr Perry Yuen, President, Macau Culinary Association
  • Mr Andreas Muller, Programme Director (International Cuisine), International Culinary Institute
  • Ms Anita Cheng, CEO, Ultrafuture Limited
  • Mr Billy Yeung, Member, Hong Kong Chefs Association
  • Mr Daniel Cheung, General Manager, UBM Asia
  • Mr Eddy Leung, Chairman, Hong Kong Chefs Association
  • Mr Jeffrey Koo, Founder, Executive Pastry Chef, Patisserie Jeffery Koo
  • Ms Louisa Ho, President, Hong Kong Bakery And Confectionery Association
  • Mr Ringo Chan, Executive Pastry Chef, Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong
  • Mr Sammy Ho, Vice Chairman, Hong Kong Chinese Chefs Association
  • Mr William Ma, Chairman, Hong Kong Chinese Chefs Association


Endorsed By

Platinum Sponsor

Food Truck Sponsors

Gelato Equipment Sponsor

Ingredient Sponsors

Plates, Cutlery & Glass Sponsor

Refrigeration, Catering Equipment & Chef Jacket Sponsors

Souvenir Sponsor

Chef Corner Sponsors

Supporting Organisations

  • Chefs Association of Malaysia, Penang Chapter
  • China Cuisine Association
  • China Hotel Association
  • Chinese Cuisine Training Institute
  • Guangzhou Western Food Association
  • Hong Kong Bakery and Confectionery Association
  • Hong Kong Bartenders Association
  • Hong Kong Chinese Chefs Association
  • Hong Kong Hotels Association
  • Hong Kong Tourism Board
  • Hospitality Industry Training & Development Centre
  • Korea Chefs Association
  • Macau Culinary Association
  • Shanghai Cuisine Association
  • Shenzhen Catering Service Trade Association
  • Singapore Chefs Association
  • Taiwan Formosa Chefs Association
  • Thai Chefs Association
  • The Club Managers’ Association of Hong Kong
  • The Hong Kong Ice Carving Association
  • Vocational Training Council