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How to learn to cook and take on a cultural  journey

How to learn to cook and take on a cultural journey

We live in a culinary fascinating reality, full of developments and changes. The talents of tomorrow need more than ever appropriate professional training and a toolbox as wide as possible that will allow them to find, develop and refine an independent culinary identity. Confectioneries and bakeries are becoming centers of pilgrimage and culinary reality shows are mesmerizing to almost every home in the world. This visibility has a great impact on the development of the industry, and it flows into a quality and motivated workforce. Restaurants have been popular for years...the truth is, we love food! So why should you consider learning to cook (if you can’t already)?  And as you know I am not blessed with culinary skills, so I definitely need to learn to cook. VIEW the POST

5 amazing recipes for your budding junior chefs

5 amazing recipes for your budding junior chefs

Did you know that cooking with your kids is one of the best ways to help their cognitive development? Aside from being a fun process that ends in tasty dishes, cooking with children is also a fantastic way to help your budding junior chefs develop necessary academic, cognitive and motor skills. Cooking with children is also a great way to instil healthy eating habits and expand their palette to new, interesting and healthy ingredients that they may not otherwise have a chance to experience.  VIEW the POST

#MyKindOfFood Chocolate and Coconut Pie

When I was asked to try out one of John Torode’s recipes from his new cookbook, My Kind Of Food, I jumped at the chance. But then it hit me that this recipe is going to be complicated, its John, he’s a fantastic “master” chef! But I was pleasantly surprised that despite my lack of experience in the kitchen, I was able to produce the pie and it was scrumptious. 

#Recipe – Butternut squash muffins with Furi & Jamie Oliver

#Recipe – Butternut squash muffins with Furi & Jamie Oliver

Mon-stars everywhere are in for a feast of scrumptious treats, as television chef Jamie Oliver is the latest celebrity to receive a monster makeover. Teaming up with Moshi Monsters, Jamie together with everyone's favourite character Furi, wants to inspire young budding chefs around the world to get into the kitchen and learn how to cook. They believe food education is a human right for every child and the more children know about what they are eating, the healthier they will be. VIEW the POST

#Recipe – Butternut squash muffins with Furi & Jamie Oliver

#Recipe – Butternut squash muffins with Furi & Jamie Oliver

Mon-stars everywhere are in for a feast of scrumptious treats, as television chef Jamie Oliver is the latest celebrity to receive a monster makeover. Teaming up with Moshi Monsters, Jamie together with everyone's favourite character Furi, wants to inspire young budding chefs around the world to get into the kitchen and learn how to cook. They believe food education is a human right for every child and the more children know about what they are eating, the healthier they will be. VIEW the POST