Monthly Archives: December 2011

Introducing the newest member of the Modernist Cuisine team

Scott Heimendinger, aka Seattle Food Geek will join the Modernist Cuisine team in January as business development manager and Modernist Cuisine Evangelist. A huge Modernist Cuisine fan, Scott has interviewed Nathan several times. He also interned with the team at the Cooking Lab and impressed … Continue reading

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Chef+ :The First App for Professional Chefs

The Staff Canteen is launching a new app designed specifically for professional chefs which will be available from January 2012. The app will be free to all chefs and to suppliers listed on The Staff Canteen website. The app enables … Continue reading

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Three Wise Menus by Monocle Radio

    This Christmas Monocle24 (Monocle magazine’s sister radio station) invited 3 chefs from across the globe to cook their festive favourites. Founder of Beirut’s first farmer’s market, Kamal Mouzawak comes with a sack full of sugar & spice, Danish chef Frederik … Continue reading

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Calling all young, aspiring food writers

The Guild of Food Writers are organising an annual competition, WriteIt! especially for under 18’s. Entrants must prepare a non fiction feature of around 750 words on any subject related to food. It could be as simple as a descriptive piece based … Continue reading

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A Weekend in Paris with Francois Simon

Spring 2012 – Anissa Helou has organised what promises to be an extraordinary weekend in Paris with legendary French restaurant critic, Francois Simon (who may or may not have been the model for the restaurant critic in Ratatouille). The itinerary for the weekend (27th-29th April 2012) … Continue reading

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Exploding Christmas Turkey Myths

We have just received word that one of the co-authors of this year’s most extraordinary book* – Maxime Bilet of Modernist Cuisine, The Art & Science of Cooking – will be in London on Thursday this week. If you’re interested in hearing from a chef who can … Continue reading

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TASCHEN London hosts Maxime Billet of Modernist Cuisine

Drinks Evening with Maxime Billet at TASCHEN London Store Thursday December 22, 2011 6pm- 9pm In London on Thursday night and fancy mixing some last-minute, late-night shopping with an opportunity to meet Maxime Billet, co-author of Modernist Cuisine: The Art & … Continue reading

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Spoon Christmas Competition

It’s Friday so that can only mean one thing… It’s the final Spoon Christmas competition! Today we are giving away a Chocolate By Trish Chocolate Kit to the person who can create the most interesting word from the chocolate letters … Continue reading

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‘Gourmand Best in the World’ Cookbook Competition

Spoon client and Joe’s Restaurant Executive Chef Maria Elia has won the best woman chef in the UK award for her book Full of Flavour: Create… How to Think Like a Chef at the Gourmand Best in the World Cookbook Competition. … Continue reading

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Loftus Lens- Foodie Snap Pak

At Spoon HQ we’ve been long been a fan of the Hipstamatic app for the iphone/ipad, so we were excited to learn that the almost legendary (becoming more so with this latest news) food photographer David Loftus has partnered with … Continue reading

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