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Russian chef and TV presenter brings new ‘bowl’ concept to the UK

Russian chef and TV presenter brings new ‘bowl’ concept to the UK

BOWLS, a new concept based on internationally-inspired food bowls, is making its debut in London via CDG Leisure. The restaurant, based out of a 1,830 square foot site in Soho, will feature an all-day dining menu showcasing food bowls inspired by flavours from all over the world, using sustainable UK-sourced ingredients. Diners can expect to

EXCLUSIVE: Patented catering tool stops more chefs falling into fryers

A chef who scalded himself after slipping into a fryer while trying to clean an extraction canopy could have avoided injury by using a baffle filter removal tool, a UK company with a patent for such a device has said. Newport-based Concept Fabs, a specialist in the design and fabrication of stainless steel catering equipment,

Contract caterer hires BBC Masterchef star as development chef manager

Contract catering firm T (n) S Catering has appointed Wayne Sullivan – a former semi-finalist in BBC show Masterchef: The Professionals – as its development chef manager. The Leamington Spa-based firm says his skills will support the business’s ambition in closing the gap between food innovations on the high street by bringing similar provisions to

Leading hotel chef relishing chance to rule kitchen roost

The new executive chef of one of the country’s top hotels and Michelin star restaurants has described how she is looking forward to putting her stamp on its kitchen and inspiring her brigade to even greater achievements. Lisa Goodwin-Allen, who has worked at Northcote in Lancashire for more than 17 years, was recently promoted to the top

New culinary director at The Stafford London given remit to launch future restaurant projects

The Stafford London has announced the appointment of Ben Tish as culinary director, overseeing the entire food offering, including The Game Bird restaurant, the celebrated American Bar, Wine Cellars, private dining, suites and in-room dining.   Tish (left) joins from his previous role as c hef director of Salt Yard Group, launching the renowned Soho sites

Vivek Singh explains why bigger isn’t always better when it comes to kitchens

Vivek Singh is one of the most renowned modern Indian chefs in the country, with a collection of leading London restaurants to his name, including The Cinnamon Club, Cinnamon Kitchen, Cinnamon Soho and Cinnamon Bazaar. At this year’s Commercial Kitchen Show, he gave a frank account of how his attitude towards kitchen design is shaped