Chef Maneeram Santaram, Pastry Chef of The St. Regis Mauritius Resort
Le Morne Peninsula, Mauritius, February 2018 – The profession’s international elite came together during the 2018 “Europain” show for “Masters de la Boulangerie”, at Salon Europain, Paris Villepinte, France.
To harmonise the blossoming array of challenges, this unique and exceptional competition marks the final stage whereby bringing together Chefs from around the world.
After 4 years of team competitions for the “Louis Lesaffre Cup”, then the “Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie”, only 18 candidates from the four corners of the world had the privilege to take part in this prestigious individual event, showcasing their “savoir faire”.
Since 2016, Maneeram Santaram is the Pastry Chef of The St. Regis Mauritius Resort and proudly represents Mauritius during the competition. In 1996, Chef Maneeram started his career as a trainee cook, and then joined the hospitality industry where he discovered the world of pastry. An internship at the Bellouet Council Gourmet School in Paris allowed him to further develop his passion for bread making and widened his knowledge in this field. In 2014, the latter participated in his first artistic bread making competition organised by “Les Moulins de la Concorde Ltée” in Mauritius as part of the annual Bread Festival.
The introduction of a taste evaluation into the artistic piece is a challenge which suits the reality of customer expectations: the way a culinary creation looks must be an invitation to the imagination; the subtlety of flavours and the pleasure of its taste.» concludes Chef Maneeram.
The St. Regis Mauritius Resort Team is proud of Chef Maneeram’s participation and his exquisite artistic piece that was made for “Masters de la Boulangerie 2018”.
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Located at the best address on the island, The St. Regis Mauritius Resort is situated in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Le Morne Peninsula. The Resort features 172 beautifully appointed rooms and suites, including the exclusive 4-bedroom St. Regis Villa. Centred around the Manor House, the resort resembles a historical estate and features five enticing restaurants and 2 bars, the Iridium Spa, ION Club Prestige – a luxury kite surfing school, and the famed hallmarks of the signature rituals of St. Regis; including Afternoon Tea, The Bloody Mary, Family Traditions and the bespoke St. Regis Butler Service.
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