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Gareth Johns' Profile

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About Me

The best meal I've ever had is:

The French Laundry, Robuchon, Paris, Noma.

My favourite restaurants are:

The one I'm enjoying at the time.

On my current menu I have:

All that's seasonal and good from Wales

I love cooking because:

it gives pleasure to people.

If I wasn't a chef I'd be a:

Ronin

My favourite web sites are:

The Staff Canteen, of course!

My Favourite bands are:

whatever I'm listening to at the time.

My favourite cook books are:

The French Laundry Cookbook, Obsession, Paul Bocuse, A Slice of Wales!

I am currently listening to:

Lou Reed, Ce-lo Green, Runrig, Stranglers.

My top five songs of all time are:

'The Day the World turned Day- Glo', Goodnight Saigon, Pride (in the name of Love), We Don't Get Fooled Again, Fairytale of New York.

I support

my family

Likes

Good food, wine and company. Positive people.

Dislikes

Intolerant, two- faced egomaniacs, bad food, organized religions. Negativity.

The last book I bought was:

The Sorcerer's Apprentices

My latest news:

Been to Noma- Amazing- well worth the wait! Also Geranium, Relae and The Paul!

Tell us a little about yourself

What you get is what you see! All of it!

What are your interests:

Food, Wine,Both together, Rugby (Ymlaen, Scarlets!)

My bible cook book is:

Saulnier's Repertoire- that's how it SHOULD be!

My website is:

www.wynnstay-hotel.com