Exotic chocolate delight for Young Restaurant winners 

The UK Young Restaurant Team of the Year 2018 recently returned from an educational study trip to Colombia

North Warwickshire and Hinckley College won the prize to visit Granja Luker, the chocolate research farm owned by Casa Luker, after being named UK Young Restaurant Team of the Year 2018.

Time spent at the farm included presentations on different types of cocoa pods and the opportunity to meet farmers.

Whilst in Colombia, the winning team also visited a coffee plantation and the Casa Luker factory in Bogota. In addition, the group visited a number of historical and cultural sights.

David McKown, Director of UK Young Restaurant Team of the Year, said: “The competition in 2018 was fantastic, and we are delighted to announce that a new study tour destination awaits the winners in 2019.”

Entry packs are now available for the 2019 competition, with details available via www.restaurantcompetition.co.uk