Lviv’s Best Chefs!

  • Oleg Yakovlev’s  offering presented to the jury
  • Jury  member  Fernando  Melchor evaluating a dish
  • Winner Khrystyna  Pluta of Darwin Restaurant
  • Second place for Oksana  Korin of Lviv Culinary College
  • Lviv’s Best Chefs!
Issue 20, January 2010.

The grand final of the ‘Lviv Frying Pan’ contest was held on December 21, with the finest chefs in Galychina competing for the honour of being named top cook. The contest was organised by Lviv City Council and the Lviv Guild of Restaurant Owners. It attracted hundreds of entries, reflecting the dynamic and creative spirit currrnetly driving the development of the local restaurant scene. An all-star jury including Kyiv restaurateur Margarita Sichkar and Russia’s Dan Martsenuk eventually gave first place to Khrystyna Pluta of Darwin Restaurant, with Oksana Korin of the Lviv Culinary College taking second place and Split Club’s Roman Schurko in third.