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Heston installs outdoor kitchen from Dutch supplier bidding to crack UK market

Heston installs outdoor kitchen from Dutch supplier bidding to crack UK market

Celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal has become one of the first operators in the UK to install a WWOO outdoor kitchen at his pub, The Crown at Bray. The Michelin-starred chef was joined by staff from his restaurant, the Fat Duck, as well as from The Crown, as he unveiled the WWOO outdoor kitchen at the official UK launch

Carpigiani hires Heston chef to whip up equipment sales

Ice cream machine maker Carpigiani UK has hired its first UK training and development chef, who joins the company from Heston Blumenthal’s renowned restaurant, The Fat Duck. Michele Stanco takes on the role having most recently served as pastry sous chef in charge of the pastry team at the Michelin starred site in Berkshire. The

New Michelin stars for 20 British restaurants

A total of 20 new Michelin-Starred restaurants were unveiled at the first-ever live launch of the Michelin Guide Great Britain and Ireland yesterday. Taking place at the Institution of Engineering and Technology on the banks of the Thames, the event saw leading industry stars such as Heston Blumenthal, Raymond Blanc and Marcus Wareing out in

The Fat Duck’s new kitchen all set for take-off

Heston Blumenthal has elaborated on his plans for The Fat Duck after it was confirmed today that the restaurant will begin accepting online bookings from this Thursday ahead of its opening on September 29. Earlier this year every member of the team — including all the crockery, cutlery and equipment — moved to a temporary

Heston’s new Fat Duck menu ‘top secret’

The Fat Duck is set to re-open in September after a six-month refurbishment but the dishes created by Heston Blumenthal and his kitchen brigade are being kept “top secret” until the launch date. Blumenthal is remaining tight-lipped about the finer details of the new menu, however he has stated that the restaurant won’t simply be

UK consultant scoops top design award for Heston kitchen

Sefton Horn Winch’s Gareth Sefton has won the ‘FCSI EAME Region Design in Excellence Award’ for his work on Heston Blumenthal’s Perfectionists’ Café at Heathrow Airport. Sefton worked with The Fat Duck executive chef, Ashley Palmer-Watts, to develop the designs for the Terminal 2 restaurant, which opened in the middle of last year. The Perfectionists’