Hilton San Diego Bayfront Master Pastry Chef Rudi Weider Listed Top Chef

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May 27, 2014

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Hilton San Diego Bayfront's master pastry chef Rudi Weider has been named as one of the top ten pastry chefs in America by Dessert Professional magazine.

Chef Weider's enthusiasm and artistic eye for desserts has captured the attention of sweet connoisseurs from around the world. With a career spanning for more than 40 years throughout Europe, the United Kingdom, Canada, Egypt and United States of America, including for Presidents George Bush Sr. and Ronald Reagan, Weider will now be recognized by a leading American dessert printed publication. The awards recognize the top toques of tuile, cocoa, and sugar for their talent and unique culinary vision. The 2014 winners will be featured in the August issue of Dessert Professional. Weider joins nine other talented chefs from around the country.

"It is our annual pleasure to honor these incredible dessert professionals who have made a tremendous impact on the dessert world," said Matthew Stevens, co-editor of Dessert Professionals magazine.

"They take their rightful place as culinary luminaries." Tish Boyle, co-editor of Dessert Professional magazine adds: "The talented chefs on this year's list possess that rare blend of technical skill, artistry and motivation-and their desserts are truly inspired."The honored chefs will be participating in a celebrated Top Ten Pastry Chefs in America event on Monday, June 2, 2014 at the Institute of Culinary Education in New York City.

About Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, a 30-story, 1,190 room hotel, is located on the edge of the bay in downtown San Diego and situated on 12.79 acres of Bayfront land. The hotel boasts 165,000 square feet of meeting and event space, four restaurants, a 7,300 square foot health club and spa, 3,000 square feet of retail space, a 2,400 square foot business center along with San Diego's first heated saltwater hotel swimming pool and nearly $2 million of commissioned public art. Hilton San Diego Bayfront is adjacent to the San Diego Convention Center and PETCO Park, located at One Park Boulevard, San Diego, 92101. For additional information, please visit: www.hiltonsandiegobayfront.com.

Contact

Samira Maknoon
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
+1 619 270 2628
samira.maknoon@hilton.com

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