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The pizza champion – Ernest Mandle

For the 2nd time in their 11 year history, the Global Pizza Challenge will be at Africa’s Big 7, the continent’s premier food & beverage show, where passionate Independent pizza chefs demonstrate their
gastronomic masterpieces first-hand.

The competition celebrated its 10th birthday last year and the South African winner, Ernest Mandle, walked away with a trophy, 15,000 Rand in cash and will head off for the international final at the end of the year.

Aspiring pizza makers from across the globe tantalised the taste buds of our international panel of judges and delighted thousands with their delectable pizzas creations. 

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Competition in pictures

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