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The Baker Job Description UK There are many opportunities to become a baker in the UK today. Tailor-made courses at colleges within the UK and many job roles. A baker is mainly employed within places that have freshly made baked products. To follow is a baker job description. Want To Skip Ahead? What Is A …

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Cake Baking Carrot Cake And Icing

Getting Started With Ingredients And Tools How to ‘make and bake a cake’ – If cooking is like an art, then baking is most definitely a science. In order to bake a perfect cake from scratch, you do have to be careful with measurements, pay close attention to the ingredients. Want To Skip Ahead? Make …

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Mixture Of Spices On Spoons

Everything You Need to Know About Indian Spices People often find themselves intimidated by the idea of cooking Indian food, with Indian spices, because of the many different spices that are typically used. It doesn’t help that some recipes require both whole and ground spices, all combined into a more complex mixture of spice. Want To …

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Street Food Business Truck

How To Start A Street Food Business The street food business in the UK is very popular today. One reason being, people wanting to start their own businesses at a relatively low cost, within the hospitality industry.  A street food business can make a lot of profit although this comes with hard work and perseverance. …

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Chef De Partie Plating Food

What Is A Chef De Partie? A  Job Description, Main Duties  And Responsibilities. What is a chef de partie? they can also be known as a section/station chef or line cook? This chef will be in charge of a particular section within the restaurant’s kitchen. In the larger establishments with busier kitchens, they may have …

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Kitchen Porter Washing Hands

What Is A Kitchen Porter? The Kitchen Porter Job Description. A kitchen porter is a crucial part of every kitchen to help the kitchen run successfully. Kitchen porters can be employed in a broad range of places where food is prepared and served to customers. These may include hotels, restaurants, pubs and cruise ships. Want …

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What Is A Commis Chef

What Is A Commis Chef ? And A Description Of The Job The commis chef is a basic chef in pro kitchens who works under a chef de partie. They will learn a specific station’s/ranges or sections responsibilities and operation. They may have recently completed formal culinary training or still undergoing training. “May  have just finished …

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Green Chopping Boards

Colour Coded Chopping Boards System In professional kitchens, chefs will mainly be using plastic colour coded chopping boards. Although there are other materials a chopping board can be made from including wooden chopping boards. Wooden chopping boards are more common in the home kitchen used by the home chef. Want To Skip Ahead? The 6 …

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Kitchen Tools And Equipment

Kitchen Tools And Commercial Restaurant Equipment Kitchen Tools And Equipment Professional Chefs A description of kitchen tools and equipment used by chefs in professional kitchens. Having worked in many different styles of professional kitchens during my chef’s career. Want To Skip Ahead? The Food Processor Mandoline Slicer The Vegetable Prep Slicer The Sous Vide Machine Slow …

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Chef Knife And Chopping Block

Professional Chef Knives  Professional chef knives are the most important tool for any chef. The kitchen knives a professional chef uses will need to be kept in good condition and it is essential to keep them sharp at all times. A chef knife set will be made up of a selection of knives so that …

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Pastry Chef Maccaroons

Learn Baking For Beginners And Become A Pastry Chef  How to become a pastry chef? Do you a passion for making desserts and enjoy making bread and cakes. Today is the right time to get yourself into a well paid and rewarding job as a pastry chef. The industry is growing and pastry chefs are in …

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Luxury Chefs Cars

Get Your Hard Worked Skills Published Most people know that being a good cook, and being a chef, are two different things. But being a chef, and being a superstar chef, are just as different from each other. There are certain skills that make a chef stand out from the others in this very competitive field. Want …

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Student Cocktail Maker

The Hospitality Industry For Students The hospitality industry is a fantastic place to work in, and there are many hospitality jobs available to students. A range of skills can be learnt that can benefit you for the rest of your life. Even if you are only working in a job for a short period. Want To …

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Chocolate Cupcakes

How to Bake Cupcakes And The Baking Tools Needed Cupcakes may seem like an easier version of the cake. But the truth is that baking cupcakes and learning how to bake cupcakes require just as much precision and careful attention to detail as baking a full-size cake. Want To Skip Ahead? Beginner Steps For Cupcakes Ingredients …

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Chef Having Fun In Career

Why Should I Consider The Chef Career? Interested in a rewarding career that offers not just the potential to earn a great living, but flexibility and a lot of personal rewards? If that sounds familiar, then becoming a professional chef may be the right career move for you. In fact, there are quite a few …

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Cookery School Lunch

The Best Schools In The UK To Become A Chef The culinary field has enjoyed a tremendous rise in popularity in recent years, spurring more foodies to pursue their passion for food by becoming professional chefs. Want to Skip Ahead? Uk Schools To Learn Cooking Raymond Blanc Cookery School Chef Academy Of London Vegetarian Society Cookery …

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Private Chef In Kitchen

All About The Personal Or Private Chef A private or personal chef is a job for experienced chefs. How To Become A Personal Or Private Chef, firstly What is a private or personal chef? Want To Skip Ahead? Private Chefs For Families The Private Chef Job Role Working Conditions Of A Private Chef Key Skills …

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Chef Career Islands

Working As A Chef In Hospitality Becoming a chef is a great choice of career. However, you must be willing to start on a basic salary, even after finishing a college course. Entry-level jobs will provide you with the basics to build a long and successful career as a chef.  Want To Skip Ahead? Hotel …

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Sous Chef Plating Food

What Is A Sous Chef? A Definition Of The Job Description And The Meaning  Of Sous Chef What is a sous chef? First of all, Sous chef comes from the French language meaning – Sous-Chef de Cuisine (under-chef of the kitchen). And can also be known as second in command of the kitchen. This is the …

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My Mozzarella And Parmesan Risotto A simple risotto with mozzarella cheese and a parmesan crisp. The arborio rice has been pre-blanched. This results in a quicker risotto for a great result in half the time. The stock needs to be added gradually and stir in well until absorbed. Ingredients Pre – Blanched Arborio Rice x 6 …

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My Fresh Basil And Tomato Risotto I have made this risotto using pre-blanched arborio rice. This speeds up the process of cooking the risotto, great for a quick at home meal. The rice will take 20 minutes to cook out from raw so having the arborio rice pre-blanched saves on time.  Ingredients Pre blanched arborio …

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Make Mushroom Soup | Vegan Recipe Ingredients Field Mushrooms x 6 Medium Sized Thyme x Small Bunch Spanish Onion x 1 Garlic Cloves x 5 Flour x 2 Tablespoons Chestnut Mushrooms x 200 g Vegetable Stock x 500 ml (Freshly made stock or a stock cube dissolved in hot water) Coconut Milk x 150 ml …

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Roasted Red Pepper And Tomato Soup The tomato is a fantastic ingredient to use in soups. The roasting of the peppers adds another flavour to the soup. This soup uses cherry tomato, chopped tomato and tomato paste. It is essential to cook the tomato paste out for at least 5 minutes, but do not burn. …

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The Tomato Including Cherry And Heirloom Tomatoes are a very versatile ingredient in any kitchen. As pro chef’s we use tomatoes in a broad range of ways including, salads, soups, sauces and using tomato puree in many dishes. And of course, they are an ingredient used by many home cooks too. There are many different types …

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Pea And Courgette Soup Topped With A Poached Egg This pea and courgette soup is a little bit more complicated than a straightforward puree soup. A hens egg has been poached and added to the top of the soup. There is a separate video on how to poach an egg. Ingredients Spanish Onions x 1 Garlic Cloves …

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Tomato Soup With Tinned Tomatoes And Fresh Basil This tomato soup I have made using vegetables and with tinned tomatoes.  Tinned tomatoes are great as an alternative to a fresh tomato with a range of tinned available. Fresh basil leaves have been blended through this soup at the end of cooking. These give a nice …

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Make Carrot And Ginger Soup This carrot and ginger soup uses a range of cooking skills. Skills include: peeling, chopping, passing and pureeing. The ginger i have used is a ginger paste, however a fresh ginger is great to use to. Carrots are fantastic in soups and one of the cheapest ingredients to use. Ingredients …

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Curried Onion And Potato Soup I have made this soup using Spanish onions and half a baking potato. The onions have been cooked until they are soft with no colour and the stock and potato added. An easy pureed curried onion and potato soup to make and great with a little added coconut milk. Ingredients …

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Chunky Curried Vegetable Soup How to make a chunky curried vegetable soup. Vegetable soups go well with an added spice. [Vegetable Soup][Spices][Curried]. I have made this chunky style curried vegetable soup with onions, leeks, celery and potato.  This is a chunky soup so the vegetables have been prepared by cutting into a small dice.   …

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Roasted Cauliflower Soup This cauliflower soup is a quick and easy one to make. I have topped this with some roasted cauliflower as an extra flavour and garnish to the soup.   Ingredients Spanish Onions  x 1 Celery x 1 stick Garlic Cloves  x 4 Cauliflower  x 1 Head Vegetable Stock x 500ml Sugar x …

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Butternut Squash And Ginger Soup  Butternut squash has a great flavour after being roasted and makes a fantastic soup. There are a list of ingredients in this recipe for the soup so carefully building the soup is needed. There are a number of cooking techniques including: Knife Skills – [Peeling and Dicing The Butternut Squash] …

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How To Make A Broccoli Soup [Bread Thickening Method] I have made a simple broccoli soup here with 1 head of broccoli, garlic. The broccoli is prepared by the florets being cut from the stalk. The florets can be fairly small and this will help the soup cook quicker. I have used 3 cloves of garlic in …

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How To Make A Banging Mushroom Soup This mushroom soup is made with a béchamel sauce style base. A mixture of flat and chestnut mushrooms sliced and oven roasted.  Ingredients 1 Red Onion 3 Garlic Cloves 50g Butter 50g Flour 500ml Milk 300ml Vegetable Stock 250g  Flat Mushroom  100g Chestnut Mushrooms  Table Salt – Black …

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The Traditional Full English Breakfast The traditional english breakfast is a popular choice in many places for breakfast.  This style of breakfast can be found on most hotel menus and many restaurants and pubs serving an all day version.   The english breakfast in this video is cooked with two fried eggs and a black …

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