The winner of the first edition of Devon King’s ‘The King’s Chef’ challenge has emerged! Muniratu Abubakar has been named ‘The King’s Chef’ for showing creativity in her style of cooking during the fierce competition which saw over 100 participants enter the race for the prestigious Devon King’s title.
Following tough deliberations by the independent panel of judges led by the top Chef, Chef Obubu, Muniratu Abubakar was named winner of The King’s Chef Challenge 2020 after her 3-course meal which includes an Appetizer, Garlic Bread; Main course, Basmati White Rice with Chicken sauce, salad & buttered stuffed plantain and Dessert, Lemon drizzle cake was adjudged the best in terms of creativity, meal presentation and meal outlook, winning her the grand prize of N200k cash prize + Standing Gas Cooker + Mixer + 6 months’ supply of Devon King’s products. Also rewarded were the 1st runner up Omolabake Davies and 2nd runner up Onyeka Azubuike who also got supply of Devon King’s products, Oven, Mixer as well as the sum N100, 000 and N50, 000 respectively. All other 7 participants who made it to the voting round of the competition also got themselves N10k shopping voucher + 1 month’s supply of Devon King’s products and branded kitchen items. The competition had kicked off with participants creatively making a Devon King’s serving tray using 1L bottle labels and Devon King’s Cooking Margarine sachets. 40 qualified participants then proceeded to the next stage where they were required to make a 3-course meal. Voting was introduced to decide the top 10 finalists after which it was up to the Judges to decide the top 3!
The King’s Chef Challenge, an offshoot of Devon King’s Delightful Sessions hosted by Chef Obubu, provided an avenue for consumers to not only test the functionality and excellent quality of Devon King’s products but also acquire new cooking/baking skills while showcasing their culinary creativity and innovation as inspired by Devon King’s Delightful Sessions.
Devon King’s, a PZ Wilmar Brand, produces a range of quality cooking products which include cooking oil and margarine.