21 teams, 14 countries, one trophy – Here are the medal winners of the Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge

Written by Jayani on July 7, 2015 and posted in 2015 and Global Challenge and Home and News Hub.

21 teams, 14 countries, one trophy. The team that inspired the most innovative revolution in high tea and emerged the ultimate champions of the world’s toughest Global Tea Championship, the Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge 2015, is Team Museum Art Hotel, New Zealand! We congratulate Laurent Loudeac & Camille Furminieux on a brilliant performance!

An inspiring journey that culminated in a thrilling victory clenched by Team Museum Art Hotel from New Zealand! The passionate and evocative presentation by the innovative duo Laurent Loudeac & Camille Furminieux had our judges excited and eager to witness the inspiring revolution in tea! They are the winners of the Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge 2015! Congratulations from the Dilmah Family.

Dilmah Global High Tea Champion

Team – 8 – New Zealand ’13 Museum Art Hotel

Laurent Loudeac & Camille Furminieux


2nd Overall Winner

 Team – 21 – Hong Kong – Hong Kong Cricket Club

Jason Chan Yee Chiu & Ho Wing Hong


3rd Overall Winner

Team – 14 – Chile – Café Turri

Cristian Gomez & Catalina Venegas

Gold

Team Country Hotel Name Participants
1 Netherlands Restaurant Vermeer Vilmos Dohnal & Wesley Schipper
4 Australia Qantas Lounges by Pullman Geoffrey Laws & Shaun Thomson
5 Australia Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge Winners – 2012 Selvana Chelvanaigum & Ian Jones
7 Australia Stamford Plaza Brisbane Misaki Montgomery & Natalie Noriega
12 Singapore Tess Bar & Kitchen Martin Wong & Lee Zhang An
17 UAE Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management Max Rauch & Michael Kitts
18 France Institute Paul Bocuse Pierre-Jean Arpurt & Thibaut Idenn
19 Macau MGM Macau Kenny Chen & Ellen Dong
20 Hong Kong Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong Alex Ng Wai Kee & Ernest Wong
8 New Zealand Museum Art Hotel Laurent Loudeac & Camille Furminieux
14 Chile Café Turri Cristian Gomez & Catalina Venegas
21 Hong Kong Hong Kong Cricket Club Jason Chan Yee Chiu & Ho Wing Hong

 

Silver

Team Country Hotel Name Participants
2 Netherlands Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge Winners ? 2013 Joost Van den Hoven & Rob Rademaker
3 Malaysia Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur Adli Bin Kasi & Yam An Nie
6 Australia Shangri-La Hotel Sydney Althea Eley & Felicity Goodchild
9 New Zealand The Langham, Auckland Volker Marecek & Benjamin McManus
11 Oman Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa Alpesh Dias & Sunil Kumar
13 Indonesia Shangri-La Hotel Surabaya Arie Yulianto & Yuli Hariyanto
15 Thailand Shangri-La Bangkok Reinolf Moessl & Wilai Tangprasertsuk
16 Sri Lanka Waters Edge Buddika Samarasekera & Ishafahan Dain

 

Bronze

Team         Country Hotel Name Participants
10 UAE Radisson Blu Hotel Dammika Herath & Ronaldo Sadiz