Teen baking enthusiast wins place in National Finals

first_imgAn Inishowen girl with impressive cooking talents has made it through to the Aldi Foróige Junior Baking Finals.Elisha Moyne, aged 15, from Carndonagh Foróige Club, Donegal, took one of the finalist places in Saturday’s regional bake-off competition in Sligo.The finals will take place at the National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore on the 18th- 20th of September, 2018.  At the finals, participants will be further put to the test by baking in front of a live audience in the Aldi marquee. The 32 regional finalists have been brought together for finals in Dublin, Cork, Sligo and Athlone, having already won their club, as well as their county, finals earlier in the year.The theme of the Aldi Foróige National Junior Baking Competition for 2018 is Lemon Drizzle Cake.The winner’s cake will go on-sale nationwide in Aldi stores next year with the winner receiving €3,000 in prize money.Sean Campbell, CEO of Foróige said, “This competition encourages young people to think about good produce, it helps them hone their baking craft and it exposes them to a whole new world of manufacturing. I can’t think of a better opportunity for a junior baker than bringing a product to market with our supermarket partner Aldi. I want to thank Aldi for their continued support of Foróige’s work and their belief in the brilliance of our young bakers.” Aldi Group Buying Director, Finbar McCarthy said, “At Aldi, we are a proud supporter of Irish suppliers so we are delighted to sponsor The Aldi Foróige Junior Baking Competition for the fourth year in a row. The creations that came from the young people last year were excellent, and we expect no different from this year’s entrants.”Teen baking enthusiast wins place in National Finals was last modified: July 27th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more