Chez Jules Sous Chef chosen as finalist for Chester City Centre cooking challenge!

Chefs from a range of bars and restaurants were competing in the CH1 Chester BID Sous Chef Challenge for one of four places to cook in the final at the Chester Food Drink and Lifestyle Festival this Easter, which will be judged by Masterchef’s Gregg Wallace.

The four finalists are:

  • Sergio Alonso of Chez Jules!!!!!!!!!!
  • Harry Redmayne from Barlounge
  • Jack Hughes from the Coach House
  • Mike Hodges of Upstairs at the Grill

All four finalists will compete on Sunday 27th March at the Chester Food, Drink and Lifestyle Festival in the hope of being crowned the CH1Chester BID Sous Chef Champion.

The judges commented on the extremely high standard produced by all the contestants, which just highlights how vibrant and exciting the restaurant scene is in Chester with so many talented young chefs!

We are supporting Sergio all the way!

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