So it’s over…. What next???

Hopefully the titel caught your attention? Allow me to elaborate; the apprenticeship/Ausbildung is now finished! I am now a qualified chef… What does that mean? Well I have completed and passed (importantly) the ausbildung, and become a fully qualified chef, which can be transferred to any country around the world. The certificates are in English,…

About time for a change…

Good afternoon, The sun is finally shining here in the beautiful city of Hamburg! Lots has changed sine my last post and I will finally start to post again!  First things first. Since the 14th January I have been very busy in my new job as a father to a wonderful little boy! Joe Benjamin…

Craft Beer, Hamburg

So as I mentioned yesterday, I was shooting off to visit a craft beer company. I went to meet a well-known microbrewery called Von Freude (from Friends) based here in Hamburg. They have been going for over 3 years and were one of the first microbrewery start-ups here in Hamburg. It’s a growing market but…

Why is everyday a national Food day?

Good Morning all, I’ve just been reading a few other Blogs this morning, namely from one i follow called belikewater.  I found out that yesterday was national Pasta day in the US and that today is national Chocolate Cupcake day. Do they have Food day every day? why don’t we have them here too? and…

New Adventure

Good morning all, I hope you are well and happy. I would like to invite you to join me on my mission this week to make a post every day! Now for me is not only the build up the chaos that will be Christmas but also the build up the chaos of being a…

Star Progress and some News…

Well good afternoon all, I hope you are well and enjoying the last of summer! Incase you were wondering, I am doing just fine! I am now working on the Saucier post in the kitchen as apart of my next move in the apprenticeship. Now, Saucier… first what is Saucier or rather what does it…

Everything’s going on!

So everythng is going on right now! School has finished and I got good grades, which I am really pleased about. I was given a week’s holiday which was great! Then worked for a week and had my planned two weeks’ holiday! So all in all its been a fairly relaxed and busy 4 weeks!…

Back to school….

I still find it odd saying that I am back at school. Im 30 and never really expected to be getting up early and leaving with my rucksack to make my way to school.  Nevertheless, I am there! We started back on the 13th June and will be there till 15th July, so 4 weeks…

Progress and finding inspiration

Hello Readers! I hope this finds you well. It’s time for a progress report.  Things seemed to have moved very quickly since my last post and May has come to an end. During the past month I have taken on more and learned a lot more although I still seem to have the same problem…

Food, Drink and the Hamburg Spring Derby

Hello Readers, I hope all is well! Ist time again for a new update on what’s been happening since my last update! In my last update I spoke about my exam, it feels like such a Long time ago! it won’t be Long now until I am back at School for the next 5 week…

Apprenticeship update!

Good evening all, I hope your all well and have enjoyed a lovely weekend and if in the UK a great Bank holiday Monday!!! Time for an update! Since my last update I have completed more put side caterings, three where it’s been at people’s homes, where we have gone in and set everything up…

Cooking, Apprenticeship, life…

Good Afternoon all, I hope this post finds you well and that the sun is shining.  It’s been awhile since I last made a post, according to wordpress…24 days. That’s terrible and here is my update to cover the last 3 weeks!! As you have come to expect, it’s been a very busy few weeks! We…