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Highly skilled Chef with over 30 years of experience running kitchens .My new business is specialising in private dining / home parties and events
I am a professional chef with 35 years of experience , i studied at Southend College of Technology . I have worked in the City of London as Head Chef in Corporate Catering , Head Chef at an Events venue Chalkwell Park Rooms .and most recently at a prestigous Wedding Venue in Chelmsford , Leez Priory . Whilst in London i worked for contract corporate catering companies Compass and Lexington , during this period i worked with award winning chef/writer Rob Kirby and craft guild of chefs CEO Andrew Green .
For me, cooking is...
A passion for well cooked and presented, delicious tasting food .
I learned to cook at...
The venues mentioned above
A role model in the kitchen is...
The late , great Gary Rhodes , amongst many .
A cooking secret...
Treating ingredients with care and respect
As a professional Chef, I offer the following services
I can create a menu based on your preferences to enjoy in the comfort of your home in Southend-on-Sea. Simply tell me what you're craving!
I can provide catering services in Southend-on-Sea for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and more.
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