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23 January, 2018South Africa’s Leading Speciality Chefs Academy

South Africa’s Leading Speciality Chefs Academy The ability to exercise one’s own personal choices and preferences has to be one of the biggest privileges of living in the 21st century….

12 December, 2017Full-Time Professional Chefs’ Training Courses

Where Sought-After Professional Chefs Train Anyone who makes food and prepares meals regularly is a cook, part- or full-time, but cooks’ standards vary. They are classified according to the taste,…

12 December, 2017City & Guilds-Accredited Culinary Training

Benefits of City & Guilds Accreditation in Culinary Training All the professional full-time diploma courses at South Africa’s Prue Leith Chefs Academy in Culinary Arts & Wine are City &…

10 November, 2017Short Courses for Creating and Baking Delicious Desserts

Short Courses for Creating and Baking Delicious Desserts Humans have four types of taste buds on their tongues, responsible for detecting and producing four distinct taste sensations – sweet, salt,…

10 November, 2017Professional Courses to Train Professional Chefs

Professional Courses to Train Professional Chefs The oft-used phrase, there are “horses for courses”, implies that certain racehorses tend to run better and faster on specific types of race courses…

30 October, 2017Diploma Courses for Career-Minded Chefs

Diploma Courses for Career-Minded Chefs On your computer or other mobile device, type in “chef courses South Africa” (with or without “diploma”). and you’ll be amazed at how many websites…

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