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From the judges table: Christine Manfield & what she’s looking for

written by Dominic Rolfe While she’s recognised as one of the country’s best chefs and restaurateurs, Christine Manfield admits she would never have entered the Electrolux Appetite for Excellence Awards. “I had a mid-life crisis before I even started cooking,” she laughs. “I was too old to enter any competition like this!” But the young […]

A chefs view on waiters. the real story by Mark Best & why it’s a career

written by Dominic Rolfe When Mark Best develops a new recipe, there’s one group of people he needs to persuade about the dish before all others. And it’s not the gaggle of scribblers who descend to review his food. It’s his front of house team. “I have to convince them first,” says Best, “I have […]