The World Chocolate Masters ‘24/25 features a new cycle and a new theme. The event is the world’s leading competition dedicated to the creativity of artisans and chefs with chocolate. The new ‘24/25 cycle has a new theme: Play!

During national qualifying rounds in 2024, chefs and chocolatiers will showcase their skills and chocolate creativity as they Play! and complete the assignments. The winner of each National Selection will be crowned National Champion and represent his/her nation in the World Final 2025 in Paris.

Chefs and chocolatiers, this is your chance to let your talents shine under the spotlight. Download the competition’s Rules and Regulations and participate in the most iconic chocolate battle in the world — let the games begin!

Supported by Cacao Barry, Callebaut and Mona Lisa, the event attracts the world’s finest chocolate artisans.

As of the new ‘24/25 cycle, the Chocolate Academy™ will become the prime partner of the World Chocolate Masters. With its 27 training centers around the world, the Chocolate Academy™ has proven its indispensable role in coaching and training all chefs taking part in this thrilling journey.