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Published: Thursday January 30, 2014 MYT 11:25:00 AM
Updated: Thursday January 30, 2014 MYT 11:40:18 AM

British bakers crowned kings of European pastry making

One of the Lion King-themed pastries from the British duo who won the World Pastry Cup. - AFP

One of the Lion King-themed pastries from the British duo who won the World Pastry Cup. - AFP

Lion King-themed pastries bag World Pastry Cup.

BRITISH bakers have earned bragging rights to being the best in Europe, after a pair of English pastry chefs won the World Pastry Cup in Switzerland this week.

More of the pastries from Britain's team.

British duo Barry Johnson of chocolate boutique Rococo Chocolates and Nicolas Belorgey of the Cordon Bleu London trumped their European rivals with their Lion King-themed pastries.

The pair will take their championship title to the world finals next year, when they will compete for the title of world’s best pastry chefs at the World Pastry Cup.

Denmark's Batman and Joker-themed pastry. – AFP

Placing second was the Danish team with their Batman and Joker-themed pastries, followed by Sweden, who chose spring as their inspiration. – AFP Relaxnews

Tags / Keywords: Lifestyle, pastry-making, World Pastry Cup, Barry Johnson, Rococo Chocolates, Nicolas Belorney

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