HEAD COOK: Lidia Haddadian
COMPETITION: World Recipe Championship
Born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Lidia Haddadian’s love for cooking began at an early age as she watched her two grandmas cook and bake around-the-clock. For the last 30 years, Lidia has been cooking and baking for family and friends. Within the last 4 years, her passion for food competition has gained momentum. Her recipe submissions have qualified her as a finalist for dozens of cooking contests, with 10 Grand Prize wins and numerous 2nd & 3rd place prizes. In WFC 2015, Lidia achieved Top 10, placing 3rd in the RECIPE category. She was recently declared Grand Prize winner for the Sprouts #MyHappyPlates Instagram photo contest. With hard work and determination, Lidia hopes to reach higher culinary achievements.