(ANSA) - ROME, MARCH 05 - MasterChef Italia has crowned its triumph: Francesco Aquila is the winner of the tenth edition of the Sky cooking show produced by Endemol ShineItaly.
The 34-year-old amateur cook from Puglia and resident in Emilia-Romagna, in Bellaria-Igea Marina, maître de waiter and lecturer, was proclaimed by the judges Bruno Barbieri, AntoninoCannavacciuolo, Giorgio Locatelli at the end of a balanced and exciting final, which ended a few minutes ago on SkyUno , the culmination of an edition of the highest level.
For the winner, 100 thousand euros in gold coins and the possibility of publishing the recipe book with Baldini & Castoldi.
Aquila, as it has always been called during the edition, overtook Irene Volpe, a 22 year old from Rome with a degree in design, and Antonio Colasanto, a 25 year old doctoral student in food chemistry from Novara.
Fourth place Monir Eddardary, 29 years old, unemployed of Moroccan origins and living in Bevagna (Perugia), eliminated during the first episode of the evening, a Skill Test that hosted the chef Chicco Cerea, three Michelin stars with the restaurant "da Vittorio" in Brusaporto (Bergamo), and the number one chef in the world in the "50 BestRestaurants" ranking, Mauro Colagreco, three Michelin stars with his "Mirazur" in Menton.