On April 10 the ending of the third Russian competition of young cooks "A silver triangle" took place. "The silver triangle" represents popular in Europe, but a unique format for Russia of professional competition of the cooks, as which equivalent "tops" the figure of the culinary specialist (his personal talent, charisma, creativity), development of national gastronomic traditions and its assessment experts — leading experts of branch acts. Absolute transparency of competitive procedures, system of multistage professional selection and clear system of estimation — experience of the previous competitions showed that the strongest gets "A silver triangle".
Three finalists - Vladimir Mukhin ("White Rabbit"), Andrey Zhdanov ("The the Garden") and Robert Kokaya ("Cipollino") - defended the vision of modern Russian kitchen. The chef of White Rabbit Restaurant & Bar restaurant Vladimir Mukhin became the winner of this year – it acquired the right to represent Russia in the European championship of young cooks of San Pellegrino Cooking Cup 2013 in Venice.