East Meets West Competition 2021


Top 10 dishes

Top 10 Semi-finalists


The second edition of East Meets West has seen great participation with XXX fantastic recipes submitted. After difficult deliberation from our panel of judges, the top 10 semi-finalists progressing to the second round are listed below (in alphabetical order). Congratulations to the 10 semi-finalists and well-done to all who have entered, the standard of submissions was incredible!

Second round recipe submission

Create 1 additional recipe with the meat cut listed below (pork if your first recipe was with beef and vice versa). Submit a video to introduce both recipes and describe the positive aspects of using European/Irish pork and beef in your cooking (the video can be taken by smartphone, provided it is of sufficient quality and will be a maximum of 3mins).

  • Pork: Jowl, Collar or Pork Belly
  • Beef: Striploin, Short Rib or Brisket

Deadline: 31st October

The top 5 finalists who will advance to the grand-finale event will be announced by  8th November.

Judging Panel

Philip Golding

Escoffier Philippines

Mark Hagan

Executive Chef
Grand Hyatt Manila

Donie Bigcas

Winner of
East Meets West 2020

2020 EMW Highlights