Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi chef among S.Pellegrino Young Chef finalists
Martim Maita has over a decade of culinary experience
More than 2,400 applicants entered the competition with just Maita making it from the UAE.
The 28-year old chef holds over a decade of culinary experience with a degree in culinary arts.
Come October, he will vie for the S.Pellegrino title by recreating his signature dish- Onion, veal offal, salsify, garden weeds.
The chef will be joined by his mentor, Ivan Musoni at the S.Pellegrino Young Chef grand finale which will be held in South Africa in October.