Chef Interviews – Craig Floate

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When Did You First Have An Interest Cooking? I’ve had an interest in cooking ever since I was younger cooking with my mum in the family kitchen. Making simple dishes like roast dinners and fish and chips etc…. Not fancy but simple foods that fill a family of 5! How Long Have You Been Cooking […]

Chef Interviews – Dipna Anand

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When Did You First Have An Interest Cooking? Right from childhood I paid a keen interest in both eating and generally watching mum in the kitchen. I used to also help dad on the weekends at the restaurant from the age of around 8 and just watch my mum and dad serving customers and running […]

Justin Brown – Chef Interviews

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When Did You First Have An Interest Cooking? From a very young age, i knew sitting in an office was not the job for me. I wanted something where i could create, where everyday is different and something that would interest me and cooking fitted all the things i was searching for. How Long Have […]

Adebola Adeshina – Chef Interviews

When Did You First Have An Interest Cooking? From my Mum, whilst growing up she was always in the kitchen making something great, a real inspiration. Also I saw Gordon Ramsay on TV and wanted to work with him! How Long Have You Been Cooking Professionally? After college, I got a job working with the […]

How To Poach An Egg

I have wanted to learn how to poach an egg for some time now, I love eggs but I was always put off by how complicated it looked. Previously I used a pan that had a poaching add-on but when I changed my hob it could no longer be used. I visited YouTube to see […]

Oliver Introna – Chef Interviews

Oliver Introna – Chef Interviews | AmateurChef.co.uk

When Did You First Have An Interest Cooking? My first real memory of food way before I even contemplated taking up cooking as a profession was when I was really young and on a regular basis my Italian grandfather would invite my family around for dinner and all I can remember is as soon as […]

Jon Fell – Chef Interviews

Jon Fell Chef Interview | AmateurChef.co.uk

When Did You First Have An Interest Cooking? I grew up with farming, animals, growing our own fruit and vegetables, something always being baked, cooked or going in the oven, so I guess that’s where it all started for me How Long Have You Been Cooking Professionally? At 14 I started washing dishes in a […]

Craig Brown – Chef Interview

When Did You First Have An Interest Cooking? My interest in cooking comes from my childhood, growing up in the Cheshire countryside my mother and grandmother spent a lot of time in the garden growing our own produce. How Long Have You Been Cooking Professionally? I started very young as a Potwasher at the age of 13 […]