The BLUE (ブルー Burū) or Bishoku Leading Under-35 Entrance, is a world youth cooking championship where young chefs from all over the world gather and compete against each other.



The BLUE held in Japan

Participants are selected by invitation only and gather in culinary capitals like Paris or Milan to display their skills. Being nominated is prestige enough, but victory guarantees a lifetime of culinary stardom.[1]


Tōtsuki Culinary Academy
Sōma Yukihira mugshot (anime) Erina Nakiri mugshot (anime) Megumi Tadokoro mugshot (anime) Takumi Aldini mugshot (anime) Eishi Tsukasa mugshot
Sōma Yukihira Erina Nakiri Megumi Tadokoro Takumi Aldini Eishi Tsukasa

Les Cuisiniers Noirs
Asahi Saiba mugshot Sarge mugshot Don Calma mugshot Kou Shiou
Asahi Saiba Sarge Don Calma Kou Shiō



Culinary Theme Participants Dish Winner(s)
Cake Sōma Yukihira Bûche de Noël Soma Yukihira
Sarge Cluster Bomb Cake
Young Chicken Meat Eishi Tsukasa Unknown Asahi Saiba
Asahi Saiba Unknown
Teamwork Cooking Takumi Aldini & Soma Yukihira Cheese and Turtle Verrine Takumi Aldini & Soma Yukihira
Don Calma & The Cuties Three Types of Big Sis Greedy Verrine
Unknown Erina Nakiri Unknown Erina Nakiri
The Noirs 
Unknown Erina Nakiri Unknown Erina Nakiri
Takumi Aldini
Unknown Megumi Tadokoro Unknown Megumi Tadokoro
Kou Shiō
Bargain Meat Megumi Tadokoro Unknown Asahi Saiba
Asahi Saiba
Fusion of 5 Dishes Sōma Yukihira Fragranceless Fried Rice Soma Yukihira
Asahi Saiba Basuti
A Dish Never Before Seen On Earth Sōma Yukihira Eggs Benedict Don Fit For A Queen Unknown
Erina Nakiri Unknown


  1. Shokugeki no Soma chapter 196, page 4
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