Viva la France! Aussie Steelers upstaged by newcomers in World Butchers’ Challenge event

The French team prepares for battle before Saturday’s event FIRST-TIME entrants, Team France Boucherie took out the 2016 World Butchers Challenge held on the Gold Coast yesterday, defeating nationally-selected teams of six butchers from Australia, the United Kingdom and three-times previous champions, New Zealand. The unique event, being held for the sixth time, pitted 24 of the world’s best retail butchers in an intense three-hour team battle to break down sides of beef, lamb and pork and convert the raw material into a first-class value-added retail butchery display. Australia’s team of gun butchers, the Steelers, performed exceptionally well during the…

Source: Beef Central
Viva la France! Aussie Steelers upstaged by newcomers in World Butchers’ Challenge event