GUMPASTE FLOWER MAKING DEMO AT GAISANO

THE SILVER ANNIVERSARY CAKE of former mayor now Congressman Jun andDoctor Rose Acharon features an elaborate gumpaste flower arrangement.
The cake was done by Gerardo’s. Some of the flowers will be featured duringthe free gumpaste flowers demonstration this coming July 2 in Gaisano Mall of Gensan.
Gerardo’s School of Culinary Arts will conduct a Gumpaste Flower Making Demonstration at The Atrium of …

CERTIFICATE IN CULINARY ARTS BATCH 13 NOW OPEN

Gerardo’s announces the opening of enrollment for Certificate in Culinary Arts Batch 13 set to start in October 18, 2010. 24 slots are available for this batch.
“This will be the last batch for the year”, according to Chef Faith, Gerardo’s training director. However, she added that due to the demand batch 14 will start in mid-January 2011.
Gerardo’s  graduates are now …

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GUMPASTE FLOWER MAKING DEMONSTRATION at GAISANO MALL ATRIUM

Gerardo’s joined the celebration of the 8th Yaman Gensan by conducting a Gumpaste Flower Making demonstration at The Atrium, Gaisano Mall of Gensan.
The demonstration benefits the cake decorators and gumpaste flower makers in Gen. Santos ang Sarangani Province, especially those who do not have the financial resources to enroll cake decorating courses or gumpaste flower making lessons.
The event was held …

5-10% DISCOUNT FOR KCC MALL CARD HOLDERS

Gerardo’s and KCC Mall of Gensan entered into a partnership agreement giving KCC Discount and Privilege Card Holder 5% discount if they enroll in a certificate course, and 15% discount if they enroll in a recreational class.
The agreement was signed last month in connection with both company’s outreach programs-  helping the people of Gen. Santos City and Sarangani Province during …

DEGUSTACION HELD IN KORONADAL CITY

The Chefs of Gerardo’s Batch 11 held a Degustación at the Cinco Niñas Restaurant along Gensan Drive, National Highway, Koronadal City, last August 1.
Degustación is a French term which means “a careful, appreciative tasting of various foods” and focusing on the gustatory system, the senses, high culinary art and good company.” This is the 7thDegustación done by graduates of Gerardo’s.
Sixty …

GERARDO’S NEW SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Culinary Arts, Baking, Cake Decorating and Bread Making are among the courses being lined-up by Gerardo’s on the first quarter of 2011.
Gerardo’s training director, Chef Faith, announced that Batch 14 Certificate in Culinary Arts is scheduled to start in February 21. The said class is now accepting enrollees and enrollment is limited to 25 qualified students only.
Other classes included Basic …

TOP HOTELS NOW HIRE CHEFS FROM GERARDO’S

Shangri-la Mactan Island Resort and Spa is the latest among the top hotels in the Philippines to hire culinary graduates from Gerardo’s.
Chef Nestor Panlaque Jr. was hired by Shangri-la as line chef last December 2010 as in now cooking at Shangri-la Tides Restaurant.
Shangri-la is one of the world’s leading hotel chain with over 60 five star hotels spread around the …

ABS-CBN AND GERARDO’S PARTNER IN LOCAL COOKING SHOW

ABS-CBN Network tapped Gerardo’s School of Culinary Arts as its partner in the local morning show Magandang Umaga South Central Mindanao.
In a contract, signed by the two companies, Gerardo’s agreed to provide ABS-CBN with Chefs who will conduct cooking demonstration for its audience in the said morning show.
The show’s host, Mario Valentino Baladjay is also a graduate of Gerardo’s.
Gerardo’s president, …

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143 NEW CHEFS GRADUATES AT GERARDO’S

 
Gerardo’s School of Culinary Arts held its annual graduation last May 28, 2012 at the KCC Mall Events and Convention in Gen. Santos City.
There were 143 graduates coming from all walks of life, and from all places in the world. “Our students are coming to Gensan from various places Like Texas and Hawaii in the US, Apari, Bohol, Leyte, and …