There is no hiding behind a C.V. and a bunch of merits. The real assessment of your skill is at the trial. Here are some tips in surviving your first chef trial in a commercial kitchen.
Garden Operation Transformation with a tasty Carrot and Cumin soup to finish
My personal summary of the Ballymaloe experience.
Along with your papers, pens, highlighters, you will also need a good warming dinner to keep you burning the midnight oil. Check out the perfect shepherds pie recipe here.
When I stretch over and hit the snooze button on Friday morning for a split second I think, almost habitually, thank God it's Friday, but then I remember this is the end of week 7 and before I know it I am out on the beach making the most of the bright morning, since the clocks went back … Continue reading Market Stalls and Growing Orchards