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Tokyo, Japan, 06.11.2018
Starting from the 2018/2019 academic year, Carpigiani technologies will be used in the headquarters of L'Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Pâtisserie (ENSP) in Yssingeaux.

France, Italy and Japan united by an international partnership that enriches the world of gelato pastry. From its Tokyo headquarters, Carpigiani Gelato Pastry University announces a new academic partnership with Ducasse Education, a culinary institution founded by world-renowned Chef Alain Ducasse. Starting with the 2018/2019 academic year, technology produced by Carpigiani, the world's top manufacturer of machines for artisanal gelato and pastry, will be used in the headquarters of L'Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Pâtisserie (ENSP) in Yssingeaux, one of the three Ducasse Education schools in France.

"I can only say that I'm honored to have contributed to this new academic partnership for the growth of Carpigiani Gelato Pastry," says Alessandro Racca, technical director of the Tokyo school. "When we launched the project in 2015 our goal was to combine the great tradition of international pastry with that of artisanal gelato, and I can't imagine a better way to achieve this objective, building on our success and gaining prestige." “Ducasse Education values its collaborations with world-class equipment manufacturers such as Carpigiani” says Franck Geuffroy, Executive Pastry Chef of the school. We are committed to our globally renowned chef, Alain Ducasse’s philosophy of achieving culinary and pastry excellence. We always respect the quality of ingredients and master culinary techniques, and we are sincerely honored to contribute to teaching the art of gelato by providing to our pastry students and trainees the best equipment.”


For more information visit the websites: gelatouniversity.com - gelatopastryuniversity.com


What is Carpigiani Gelato Pastry University

A unique training program whose mission is to develop new ways to merge traditional Italian gelato with high-level pastry creations. Structured to perform as a laboratory of ideas focused on high quality, Carpigiani Gelato Pastry University offers participants a high-level curriculum, employing part of the world-renowned Carpigiani Gelato University’s methods and objectives. The faculty includes top chefs from the frozen-dessert industry (gelato&pastry). Located in Tokyo, the school offers courses that aim to train industry professionals to raise their skills to an international level. The challenge is to develop a new segment of pastry that features the culture of artisanal gelato.

What is Ducasse Education

Inspired by the vision of the great chef whose name it bears, Ducasse Education contributes to the spread of French know-how in the arts of cooking and pastry. Today it is one of the most important training networks in the world, where passion and devotion to the art of hospitality are combined with decades of experience and exceptional standards.

It has three schools in France, each of which benefits from a faculty of high-level experts. The Centre de Formation Alain Ducasse is located in Argenteuil and specializes in cooking, while the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Patisserie based in Yssingeaux is dedicated to pastry, bakery, chocolate, and gelato. The Ecole de Cuisine Alain Ducasse is situated in the heart of Paris, created for fans of great cuisine, and is the perfect location for large events.




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