Chefs of the Year announced in Reykjavik

vegetables_healthy_foodChefs of the Year were awarded their prizes yesterday at the travel and recreation expo currently taking place in the Icelandic capital, Reykjavik.

Iceland’s Chef of the Year award was presented to Johannes Steinn Johannesson from the restaurant VOX. The title of Nordic Chef of the Year went to Alexander Berg from Norway. Sommelier of the Year is Alba E. Hough, also from VOX.

The travel show is proving popular; and mbl.is reports that many people are making their way to the even to find out what new innovations the travel industry is offering this year.

The Chefs of the Year were decided in a cooking competition in the “Food Square” area of the exhibition hall.