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Do you tear up at the thought of the Crying Tiger? Or are you as brazen as they come and bite into a Carolina Reaper without batting an eyelid? It’s time to put your taste buds to the test at the hottest foodie festival on the Sunshine Coast, as Olivia Sainsbury serves up the annual Hot 91.1 Ignite Chilli Festival.
Shannon Bennett pays homage to classical fine dining in a modern context, having altered his approach in the kitchen from heavy European influence, to more of a celebration of what’s on our doorstep. As MasterChef’s 10th season draws to a close, we chat to the esteemed chef mentoring the contestants to crowning glory.
Having become a delicious drawcard for tourists and a highlight on the national events calendar, Alesha Gooderham has quite a task on her hands; curating the 15th annual Noosa Food and Wine Festival.
The tables are set, music is blaring and from the depths of the kitchen, and Matt Sinclair gives a wave, signalling he’ll be out in a minute. The smile on his face says it all, Matt has found his happy place.
Heston Blumenthal; the multi-award-winning British celebrity chef, aka, culinary genius needs little introduction. Afterall, he’s cooked up a career on the basis of taking what we think we know about food and challenging it (anyone for nitro-scrambled egg and bacon ice cream?)
George Calombaris is one of Australia's most celebrated chefs, largely due to his influential style of modern Greek cuisine sweeping the globe. With MasterChef Australia returning for its ninth season, expansions at his stable of restaurants on the table, and a young family at home; George has a lot on his plate.
You know him as one third of the judging panel of MasterChef Australia, but what you may not know is Gary Mehigan really wanted to be an engineer, he’s a bit of a spice freak and his favourite ingredient is chicken.
Matt Preston is the internationally-acclaimed writer and critic with an immeasurable knowledge of food and finely-tuned palate, who has gone on to become a popular MasterChef Australia judge and best-selling cookbook author. And how can we forget about his flamboyant fashion – forever bringing a little theatre to the meal.