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About Me

The best meal I've ever had is:

I've had some damn fine food, but the best ever? Currently it would have to be the food I had at Cafe De Aldo just off Shaftesbury Avenue, London.

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

An inmate...

My Favourite bands are:

Varied and eclectic...depends on time of day!

My favourite cook books are:

Many...although currently enjoying going back to the roots of British Cuisine.

I am currently listening to:

Genesis, Foo Fighters, Kasabian, Richard Hell, The Black Keys, Qemists, Pendulum and Dave Gilmour

My top five songs of all time are:

Boys of Summer - Don Henly Sultans of Swing (Live) - Dire Straits Old Medley (Live) - Genesis Wheels - Foo Fighters I Wanna Be Sedated - Ramones (all the above subject to change regularly)

Dislikes

The state of the Industry and the upcoming 'cooks'...sort out the NVQ!

The last book I bought was:

Eleven Madison Park

What are your interests:

Music, movies and life itself!

My bible cook book is:

Mrs Beeton - Household Management (1918), MPW - White Heat

My website is:

http://www.thegrumpychef.blogspot.com