In celebration of the Abrenian Kawayan Festival 2019, 13 talented kids ages 7 to 10 competed for the Junior Master Chef title on March 6, 2019.

The participants were given one hour and thirty minutes to prepare their dish using locally grown vegetables provided by the committee.

Owners of famous restaurants and catering services–Yapaz Cahola, Jeanne Atienza, and Ernanie Pasimio served as judges.

Gov Joy Bernos also had a taste of the kid’s dishes.

At the end of the show, Hanna Faye De Leon from Bangued took home the grand prize, Matthan Rully Rj Tawagen of Lagangilang won the second prize, while Filtheoscar Alunday of Malibcong won third prize.