The Goan women chef of the year registration

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Please read the following guidelines and rules before sending in your application

The event begins at 10 am sharp on 8th July 2018 and will end at 13:00 hrs

The competition is to highlight the culinary skills of Goan women and hence this competition will be exclusively for Goan ladies

The minimum age to participate is 18 years and above and is open to all, students, faculty of hospitality institutes etc

Each participant prepares their own signature dish at home and brings it along to the hotel. No cooking at the hotel

The cuisine for this competition would be the local flavors of Goa i.e Goan/ Portuguese/Goan Saraswat

There will be two categories under each cuisine namely- main course and dessert

Each participant can prepare maximum two dishes,  however this will compulsorily have to be one main course and a dessert

Each dish to have a name and description along with the recipe (Nuts to be highlighted).

Applications to be submitted along with recipes within the cut-off date and a selection committee will shortlist the final participantsNavhind Times & Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Goa has all rights to disqualify if the same is not followed

 Identity proof to be scanned and sent to

Applications without recipes or scanned identity proof will be disqualified

Only selected /shortlisted entries will be sent a personal invite to participate at this event

Each participant may be accompanied by a maximum of 1 assistant to assist with set up only, during judging only the participant will be permitted inside the venue

The participant will carry along with them their own garnish/ crockery/cutlery for presentation

On the day of the competition, the panel will  select the semi-finalists who then will be judged by the panel again to select the final winners .

During the competition the participant will have to be available behind the display counter to present their dish. In case of the participants presence not found the dish will be disqualified.

The event would start sharp at 10 am and the participants would be given 15-20 minutes to add the finishing touches and present their dishes to the panel of judges

Certificates will be given to all participants

Please note that the representatives and families of Navhind times and Taj Exotica Resort & Spa are not eligible to participate in the competition

The dishes will be judged on a set criteria

   1.Unique recipe