For five years, MIHCA  has participated and won in a number of prestigious competitions, both locally and internationally, such as the Philippine Barista Competition, the Food and Hotel Asia Culinary Competition and the Hong Kong International Culinary Classics and come away with honours and medals galore – including a record breaker in the Guinness Book of World Records.


Here is a rundown of MIHCA’s awards:



Chefs on Parade :

L'ASSIETE D'OR for attaining the highest overall ranking points awarded to a team amongst a group of contenders in the GOLD Level in the Filipino Market Basket Category

DIPLOMA: Continental Category

National Food Showdown: Gold - Amuse Bouche
                                      Gold - Seafood Platter
                                      Gold - The Main Course
                                      Gold - Coffee Concoction
                                      Silver - Napkin Folding
                                      Bronze - Baby Cakes
                                      Diploma - The Soup Kitchen
                                      Diploma - Table Setting
                                      Diploma - The Apprentice
Grand Culinary Challenge: Silver - Table Set-up Category



Bagged 7 medals in the Hong Kong International Culinary Classics
Philippine Barista Competition: Overall Champion
                                             Best in Signature Drink
Philippine Culinary Cup: Gold - US Poultry Category
                                    Bronze - US Beef Category
                                    Bronze - Local Seafood Category
                                    Bronze - Australian Lamb Category
National Food Showdown: 1st Place - Cooking It Up by Magnolia
                                      Bronze - Happy Hour
                                      Bronze - Main Course
                                      Bronze - Amuse Bouche
                                      2nd Place - Magnolia Free Range Chicken
                                      3rd Place - Sarangani Bay Chinese Style Feast Challenge
                                      Diploma - The Apprentice
                                      Diploma - Flairtending: The Master Bartender
                                      Diploma - Desser Flambe: It's Showtime
                                      Diploma - Plated Desserts​







Bagged 11 medals in the Food and Hotel Culinary Competition held in Singapore
Philippine Barista Competition: Overall Champion
​Philippine Barista Competition: Best in Signature Drink
1st Philippine Culinary Cup: Silver - Local fish and Seafoods
                                         Silver - Pralines and Petit Fours
                                         Silver - Young Pastry Chef Chocolate Cake
                                         Bronze - Wedding Cakes Display
                                         Bronze - Local fish and Seafoods
                                         Bronze - Young Chefs Team Challenge
Top Quality Awards Asia: Best Culinary and Hospitality Training Provider







Guinnes Book of World Records Award for preparing 5,845 cheese dishes in one day
Philippine Barista Competition - 2nd Runner Up
Philippine Barista Competition - Best Signature Drink
Bakery Fair '09: 1st and 2nd Place for Cakefest - Fondant Category
Bakery Fair '09: 3rd Place for Cakefest - Sugar Arts Category




National Food Showdown: Overall Winner Compleat Chefs
MAFBEX Competition: 1st Place - Besi in Table Set-up
National Food Showdown: 2nd Place - 30-Minute Meal Challenge




National Food Showdown: Ultimate Chef Warrior - Chefs Wars Freestyle