June 19, 2019

If You Can Make the Perfect Pizza, Here’s Your Chance to Win Big!

Home cooks and chefs: enter now to stand a chance of winning great prizes and R15,000 in cash

Whether you’re a qualified chef, independent pizza maker or simply a great home cook if you have perfected the pizza, here’s your chance to win bragging rights, prizes and even a R15,000 cash prize.

Entries close soon for the South African leg of the 2019 Global Pizza Challenge, which pits contestants against each other to make the best pizzas in South Africa. The Global Pizza Challenge is the planet’s biggest pizza competition, with national winners selected to compete on an international level.

Enter now to go into the first round, where your original pizza recipes will be judged, and finalists will be selected to compete in the SA Regional leg of the Global Pizza Challenge bake-off at Africa’s Big 7  food and beverage trade show from 23rd – 25th June 2019, at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg. In this exciting event, finalists will bring their own dough, sauce and toppings and go onstage to prepare pizzas for a panel of judges.

Five categories will be judged:

  • Meat,
  • Poultry,
  • Seafood,
  • Vegetarian and
  • Speciality or Dessert.

All finalists will receive a commemorative plate and certificate, the top six contestants will receive an additional mixed hamper courtesy of their sponsors, and the winner of the 2019 Global Pizza Challenge South Africa will a cash prize of R15, 000, a winner’s trophy and their name engraved on the floating trophy.

The winner will also go on to participate in a grand final event where the Global Champion is crowned.

Entries close on June 15. Enter now

For more information and the rules of the competition, see HERE

About Africa’s Big 7:                                                   

Africa’s Big 7  is the only food and beverage trade show in Africa to bring together thousands of stakeholders, suppliers and buyers under one roof to boost pan-African trade. Africa’s Big 7 is the annual meeting place for food professionals across the continent who visit the source, meet and gain insight into the very latest developments affecting the industry.

This exciting b2b food event connects the startups, food innovators, foodtech businesses, investors and partners who are redefining the food industry from farm-to-fork. Featuring highlights including the two-day FOODNEXT.AFRICA conference, the South African edition of the Global Pizza Challenge and Café Culture workshops, Africa’s Big 7 will be co-located with SAITEX and The Hotel Show under the Africa Trade Week banner, bringing together over 10,000 international industry professionals from 53 countries and over 500 exhibitors from more than 40 countries for three days of business negotiations, networking and knowledge-sharing. Africa Trade Week will be held from 23rd – 25th June 2019, at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg.

For more information, visit www.africabig7.com

 About Africa Trade Week

Africa Trade Week is the key new platform for continental trade across the retail, hospitality, food and beverage and wholesale sectors. Hosted by dmg events, Africa Trade Week 2019 will incorporate three leading exhibitions – The Hotel Show Africa, Africa’s Big 7 and SAITEX, as well as their associated conferences and workshops, to create the new home of trade highlighting pan-African business opportunities, products, services, equipment, supplies, innovations, technology and solutions.  Africa Trade Week will be held from 23rd – 25th June 2019, at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg.



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