On Wednesday 18 October, the new Meilleur Pâtissier program was dedicated to Normandy. Find out who won the blue apron and who was eliminated.
This week in Best pastry chefsThe candidates praised Normandy. In the first challenge of the evening Cyril Legnac Asking candidates for pAvoid creme brûlée. “We need to reformulate its shape and flavours… Please dare! I want to rediscover the smoothness of the cream and the delicate, crunchy paper,” the chef warned. Tebbutt, already carrying a blue apron, convinced the jury again with his no-cook crème brûlée with caramelized banana and cardamom mousse. “Visually it’s perfect and the texture is good… Bravo, it’s a real professional job,” he said. Mercut. Ninon and her grapefruit-shaped crème brûlée and Timote pepper tart also won over Cyril and Mercut, as did Fanny with her almond cream and rhubarb compote.. However, this observation was disappointing for Hafidou, who once again presented too many elements in his cake, just like Chantal and David, who presented the crème brûlée too compact.
For the second test in the evening, candidates had to do this Reproduction of pear sockets. For the first time in the history of Best Pastry Chef, it’s not just the nominees I worked in pairs, but also in relays ! first event summit, Fanny and Thibaut finally arriveWhile Chantal and David came in second place The duo formed by Hafido and Ninon took first place ! Therefore the cards are redistributed.
Finally, for the final test, the amateur pastry chefs had three hours Normandy is represented in the cake. Nina Metairwho owns a lab in the area and lives there half the year, was on hand to assess the challenge. She attributed her favorite to Ninon, who made a “well-thought-out” Mont Saint-Michel cake with apple and cider flavours.. The young woman naturally won Blue apron After three perfect tests. David is eliminated After serving a cake in the shape of the Norman flag with gouda and anise that lacked balance, with too much mousse and too little fruit.
Which nominee for Best Pastry Chef was eliminated?
Every week, a candidate is eliminated from the list of the best pastry chefs. Here are the identities of the amateur pastry chefs who have already left the adventure:
- Week 1: Richard and Lilo
- Week 2 :Christelle
- Week 3 : Monique
- Week 4 : Ahmed
- Week 5 : Clemence
- the sixth week: David
What’s new in Season 12 of Top Pastry Chef?
If Cyril and Mercut were still masters of ceremonies Best pastry chefs next to Mary Portolano, Candidates must be surprised by the many new features of this Season 12. the Cyril’s challenge It changes the formula a bit to get back to basics. That is why the commander appealed to the French to ask them what they had Favorite dessert. Lemon tarts, tiramisu, tarts… Week after week, amateur pastry chefs will have to reconsider simple, everyday desserts to convince Cyril and Mercot that they deserve their place in the competition.
The Mercotte technical test has also been slightly modified and… Surprise technical test ! Each week, Mercotte will ask candidates to take on a different challenge, sometimes without a recipe, or just by taste, or after following a masterclass or little tip revealed by a great pastry chef. “They will offer simple tips that viewers will definitely want to repeat at home.” M6 confirms. for the first time, Mercotte will also participate and provide masterclasses to candidates To reproduce a recipe from his famous book. Another surprise: Mohamed, the symbolic candidate of Season 10, will also be present in the theme of deception.Eye.
for Creative test,The concept remains the same, however Chefs Regular guests of the show such as Krzysztof Michalak or Pierre Hermé, but also some new faces e.g Gad Jenin. “This event will have its share of great emotions and achievements but also disasters.” M6 sums up.
Also, for the first time, the candidates will leave the traditional setting of the tent to create their own external test, In the Disneyland Paris Magic Park ! Finally, the parallel Mercotte competition will also return and will allow the eliminated candidate to return later in the official competition.
Who are the nominees for the Best Pastry Chef Award 2023?
this year, 16 amateur pastry chefs They are at the starting line. Lilo, Khairuddin, Richard, Ninon, Hafido… Get to know the new candidates who will delight you over the weeks:
Who makes up the judging panel for the best pastry chef?
As usual, Cyril and Mercut The judging panel for this season will be 12 of the best pastry chefs. And of course they will be supported by many famous pastry chefs such as Pierre Hermé, Christophe Michalak and Jade Genin.
Who offers the best pastry chef?
After proving himself during the first two seasons with amateurs and then with professionals, Mary Portolano He returned for Season 12 of Top Pastry Chef. The hostess still has to please us with her sense of humor and good sense of humor. However, this will be his last season.
Who are the winners of the Best Pastry Chef Award?
For 11 years, as you can imagine, a large number of nominees have won the title of “Best Pastry Chef”. For the more nostalgic among you, we’ve put them together List of winners For the best pastry chef since the first season.
Where can I find Best Pastry Chef Remodeling?
M6 channel and its service 6play It allows you to watch the missed episode even weeks after it aired. This will give you time to take notes and become a baking expert yourself.