By Patrick Hieger

[Fine Dining Lovers / San Pellegrino]

[Fine Dining Lovers / San Pellegrino]

As we reported yesterday, a panel of well-known Latin American chefs, which included Alex Atala, Jorge Vallejo, and Mitsuharu Tsumura, were on hand in São Paulo to choose a finalist from Latin America to represent the region later this year as part of San Pellegrino’s Young Chef 2015 challenge. Ten different competitors from Peru, Mexico, and Brazil squared off for the title, having already won one of the ten coveted semi-finalist spaces last month. In the end, it was pastry chef Majo Jordan, of the highly-acclaimed Amaz in Lima, who will represent Latin America, Mexico, and the Caribbean