John Torode

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Quite recently, the BBC launched the applications for Masterchef: The Professionals and  this week saw the final of Masterchef for amateurs.  It got me thinking, is the catering industry attempting to go down the same road as pop music, or Simon Cowell’s version of it? Is it trying to discover […]

Are reality shows the future for discovering new talent?

2010 - Mat Follas 1
Whist in the past the ‘5Questions‘ have concentrated on Michelin starred chefs, occasionally it’s worth while having a look at other chefs in the restaurant sector. This post comes from a chef who made his name from winning the BBC programme Masterchef in 2009 & and subsequently opening his own […]

Words of Advice ~ Mat Follas