Alessandra Fasce is the winner of the sixth edition of the Genoa Pesto World Championship. The World Champion 2016 is 37 years old, lives in Genoa, and she is an assistant cook .

Alessandra passed the first selection (from 100 competitors to 10 finalists) and then won against the other nine finalists.

The other finalists are Alda Bernardelli, Petra Bianchi, Paolo Brovia, Davide Cocco, Massimiliano Cresta, Maria Gazzo, Enrica Monzani, Cinzia Scaramuzzino and Giovanni Baghino.

Nine of them are Genovese and one comes from the region of Veneto.

Genoa Pesto World Championship is an extraordinary event in an atmosphere of joy and participation, with more than 3,000 people, including competitors, judges and International guests.

Here the ranking of the 100 competitors by group.

Here the first pictures of the Championship.