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Chefs Challenge 2016

TLH Leisure Resort, Chefs Challenge 2016

Chefs Challenge 2016

A year has passed since our last chefs challenge here at TLH Leisure Resort which meant that our chefs were raring to go for our chefs challenge 2016. Last year we saw great invention with a selection of desserts, two of which made it onto our hotel restaurant menu. This year the challenge brief was slightly different. Continue reading

What’s On in Devon – Our Favourite Food Festivals

healthy foodYou may not immediately associate the South West as a being a popular base for top celebrity chefs, but you would be wrong. Here in Devon and Cornwall we can boast being a base for Michael Caines, Mitch Tonks, the Tanner brothers, Rick Stein and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, to name but a few. And if you’re a food lover looking for what’s on in Devon, you can take your pick from a number of food festivals throughout the year.

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Christmas Leftovers – TLH’s Favourite Recipes

Head chef at the TLH derwent

Head Chef, Andy Johnston

In this final instalment of our festive food blogs, Head Chef at the TLH Derwent Hotel, Andy Johnston, has suggested a couple of tasty soup ideas and a deliciously indulgent Cheeseboard Macaroni to make good use of your Christmas leftovers.

You’ll also find a link for you to download a leaflet containing all of our festive leftover recipes . We hope you enjoy them.

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TLH’s Favourite Recipes for Christmas Leftovers – part 2

Nick Coombes

TLH Toorak Head Chef – Nick Coombes

Next in the spot-light for our December “foodie” line-up is Nick Coombes, head chef at the TLH Toorak Hotel. When I asked Nick to come up with some ideas for using up Christmas leftovers, I wasn’t expecting him to top the list with a recipe using the controversial Brussels sprout. However, now the BBC have adopted “Sprout Boy” as part of their promotional campaign for this year’s Christmas viewing, Nick is completely on trend with his Creamy Green Sprout and Horseradish Soup, which is absolutely delicious. Continue reading