OPERATOR FOCUS: Chef Michael Caines on what really matters most when buying refrigeration

Michael Caines MBE is one of Britain’s most popular and well-known chefs, and the chef patron of Lympstone Manor. 

The holder of two Michelin stars for 18 consecutive years, he secured a Michelin star for Lympstone Manor just six months after opening.

Over the past 22 years, Mr Caines has gained a global reputation for his distinctive modern European cuisine utilising the finest local and regional produce and ingredients.

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He has also appeared regularly on television, on programmes such as BBC 1 Saturday Kitchen, Master chef, Sunday Brunch, The Great British Menu, My Kitchen Rules, and The Great British Bake-off Extra Slice. 

Having the right equipment is key to kitchen success and at Lympstone Manor he has opted to choose kit that is worthy of its five-star status.

Click on the video above to hear Mr Caines discuss what he looks for most when selecting refrigeration equipment.

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