Finalists named in Parliamentary Pub Chef of the Year contest

The British Beer and Pub Association and the All Party Parliamentary Beer Group has announced the eight chefs selected as finalists in the Parliamentary Pub Chef and Young Pub Chef of the Year award, in partnership with Nestlé Professional®. The prestigious new award sought nominations from MPs and resulted in a huge response of over 120…

MP nominations for Pub Chef of the Year Award pass 100 mark

The British Beer & Pub Association and the All Party Parliamentary Beer Group are delighted to announce that they have received over 100 nominations from local MPs for the new Pub Chef of the Year Award, which was launched in partnership with Nestlé Professional earlier this year. The 100th entry was received from Congleton MP Fiona Bruce, who…

TV Chef Paul Merrett to judge Pub Chef of the Year Award

TV chef, food writer and owner of three gastro pubs, Paul Merrett, along with a panel of industry experts, will judge the exciting new Pub Chef of the Year Award, the British Beer & Pub Association has announced.  Entries are now flooding in from MPs following the recent competition launch by the BBPA and the…

LTC Pupil from School for Youngsters with Autism wins National Chef Award

A former pupil from Licensed Trade Charity run school in West Sussex (LVS Hassocks) is celebrating after winning the Sodexo Young Chef of the Year Award at the Sodexo Salon Culinaire Competition held at Ascot Racecourse on 21st October. Liam Pope, 19, won a tense public competition, against the clock and under the pressure of…

Prestigious new award launched for Britain’s pub chefs

The British Beer & Pub Association and the All Party Parliamentary Beer Group yesterday launched the Parliamentary Pub Chef of the Year award in partnership with Nestlé Professional. The prestigious new award seeks nominations from all MPs to recognise a pub chef or chefs in their constituency renowned for their great food. Entries will be judged…

Roux Scholarship Finalists Announced

The six finalists who will compete for the title of Roux Scholar 2015 have been announced, following two regional finals, which took place on Thursday 12th March 2015 at University of West London and University College Birmingham. The regional finals included a mystery box dessert challenge, whereby contestants were tasked with preparing a dessert for…

Young National Chef of the year 2016 launches

The Craft Guild of Chefs is seeking the next generation of talent with the launch of its annual Young National Chef of the Year competition.   Young National Chef of the Year represents the most talented pool of young chefs in the UK, taking in the winners of young chef competitions from the British Culinary…

Craft Guild celebrates 50 years with student chef competition

The Craft Guild of Chefs has launched a canapé competition for student chefs, as it prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary at St James’s Palace. Catering colleges from across the UK are being invited to enter the competition to develop six canapés suitable for serving at the glittering event on 21 April 2015. Each college…