Banteay Srei District Crowned No. 1 in the Most Delicious Grilled Chicken in Siem Reap Competition

AKP Phnom Penh, August 20, 2020 —

Chefs from Boeung Chhouk Community in Banteay Srei district won the first place in the Most Delicious Grilled Chicken in Siem Reap competition held in Siem Reap provincial city yesterday afternoon.

The two runners up are those from Knar Po Tourism Community in Sotr Nikum district and Mlup Sbov Grilled Chicken Restaurant in Siem Reap provincial city.

Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of National Defence and Head of the Royal Government Working Group for Siem Reap province presided over the award conferment ceremony.

Twelve groups of two chefs each from nine of the 12 districts-city in Siem Reap province participated in the contest while the evaluation committee is from Cambodia Chefs’ Association. Each grilled chicken was evaluated based on four criteria: taste, decoration, hygiene, and cooking duration.

The Most Delicious Grilled Chicken in Siem Reap competition took place as part of Siem Reap Holiday programme organised by the provincial authorities in cooperation with the Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia on the occasion of the Khmer New Year break compensation, from Aug. 17 to 21.

Article in Khmer & photos by Khuth Sao
Article in English by C. Nika