Chefs Recipes: Guinea Fowl with Boudin Blanc by Stephen Crane of Ockenden Manor

As summer moves into autumn, game season is upon us. From rabbit and venison to duck and pheasant, game’s very much on the menu. We’ve turned to Stephen Crane, head chef of the idylic Michelin starred Ockenden Manor, for this sophisticated but satisfying guinea fowl recipe. Note: it would be a good idea to make the…

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Chefs Recipe: Devonshire Cod, Cauliflower, Spiced Coconut Cream by Robby Jenks of The Vineyard at Stockcross

  Earlier this year Chef Robby Jenks won a prestigious Acorn Award – affectionately known as the 30 under 30, the Acorn Awards are celebrating their 30th Anniversary and have sought to recognise the brightest prospects in the hospitality industry. Since 1987 a total of 870 Acorn Awards have been presented to individuals including Jason…

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Chefs Recipe: Rose and Pistachio Teacakes by Anmar Odendal, Pastry Chef at The Swan at Lavenham

Nestled within the beautiful medieval village of Lavenham, this stunning 15th century luxury hotel is steeped in history but perfectly combines a deep sense of heritage and occasion with contemporary sophistication in its rooms, first-class restaurant and indulgent spa. This beautiful summer teacake recipe comes from the Pastry Chef, Anmar Odendal. Makes roughly 20 teacakes For the biscuit…

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Chefs Recipe: Chocolate, Passion Fruit and Coffee by Douglas Balish of The Tudor Room, Great Fosters

  The rich punch of this coffee and chocolate pudding is offset by the tangy passion fruit – an award-winning lovely summer dessert! Ingredients: Coffee and chocolate sponge (bottom layer) 235g caster sugar 90g butter 230g beaten egg 65g cocoa powder 20g coffee granules   Passion fruit yogurt mix (2nd layer) 250g Greek yogurt 25g…

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Chefs Recipe – Tea Smoked Mackerel by Andrew Jones of Chamberlains EC3

The opening, in 2001, of Chamberlain’s restaurant in the City of London’s Leadenhall Market, was a natural progression for this family enterprise; one whose premium seafood wholesale business was already supplying the very best fish to many of London’s finest hotels, clubs and renowned institutions. Previously a private members’ dining room, the restaurant opening had…

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