IFEX Salon Culinaire Competitor Zone

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Salon Culinaire at IFEX is Northern Ireland’s most prestigious chef competition programme, offering chefs an arena in which to showcase their talent and skills. It is particularly renowned for being allowing young chefs gain their first competition experience, from which they will develop both their skills and career.

If you would like to enter a competition please register on the right below and you will then be taken to the competition entry selection area. Your login (username and password) have been retained from previous shows (IFEX 2016), so please use these details, or select the forgotten password option if necessary.

If you have already registered for IFEX Salon Culinaire please login to view your account on the left below.

Entries can be made either by the competitor themselves or by a third party – eg a lecturer or head chef may enter their students or team into various classes in the different categories. (You will need to have the date of birth details for any colleagues you wish to enter).

All competitor details will be taken from the online entries in the format they are entered, so please check details before submitting to avoid any errors.

Extended Deadline for Entries: Friday 23 February



To save your password please select “remember me” , then login, do not logout when you end your session, just close the browser, next time you open the competitor zone link, you will automatically be taken to your entries.


Your password should be a minimum of 6 alphanumeric characters. 
All fields are required.

Opening Times

Tuesday 20 March: 10am – 6pm
Wednesday 21 March: 10am – 6pm
Thursday 22 March: 10am – 4pm

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