A year at Silwood I must declare an interest here, I was invited by Silwood last year to help them string the Silwood story together so had a happy part in this lovely book. I first met Lesley Faull when I visited Silwood Kitchen in 1968; Silwood Kitchen was then four years old.
The Awards ceremony for the annual Showcook event, The One & Only Reach for the Young Stars Competition was held at the hotel this week. The Silwood Cookery School Duo of Chefs won the Chef’s Awards, Merissa Naicker the Head Waiter’s Award and Gabrielle le Roux took the prize for the top Sommelier. The Minister