Culinary Art. Worldwide. Unique.
International culinary art
The IKA/Culinary Olympics is the oldest, largest and most diverse international culinary arts competition in the world. Full of passion, professional chef teams work on the perfect interaction of ingredients, preparation and presentation. In fair competition, new culinary trends have been created for nearly 125 years.
5 reasons to be there:
- Olympic spirit
- Culinary highlights
- Exclusive insights
- International variety
- Great tradition
Perfection and precision: about the competition
Teams from all over the world, gathered together for a unique competition: that’s the IKA/Culinary Olympics. In no other cooking competition do so many professional chefs measure their skills against each other. About 2,000 chefs are expected to come to IKA/Culinary Olympics in Stuttgart.
Kochkunst. Weltweit. Einzigartig.
until IKA/Culinary Olympics 2024.
Olympic Pretaste with IKA Booklet
It's worth browsing through – for die-hard fans and...read more
Halftime until #IKA2024
Save the Date: The countdown to the next IKA/Culinary...read more
Culinary highlights, international variety, great tradition: The IKA booklet gives an impression of what the IKA/Culinary Olympics is and what makes this top-class competition so special.read more
Taking part in 2024
About 1,800 participants from 67 nations fought for the Olympic title during the IKA/Culinary Olympics 2020 in Stuttgart. Find the photo and video impressions here.read more