Belmullet Man Wins Young Chef Awards21 year old, Brian Murphy from Seaside, Belmullet was this years winner of the Connaught and Ireland awards for Best Young Chef. Working at Talbot since the age of 16, Brian is in first year in college studying as a chef in GMIT He was judged by the President of Irish Panel of Chefs, Eoin Mc Donnell. Brian cooked a 5 course meal based on Children of Lir and sourced his own ingredients for the meal. He cooked and served each course based on Children of Lir story.