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Chef’s Knives: A Cutting Relationship

We all know how essential chefs are at LSG Sky Chefs, but what’s indispensable to them? Since it’s World Chef’s Day, we thought we’d find out! Here’s a question for you, and no, it’s not a trick. What is the most important relationship in a chef’s professional life?...

Mathieu Castex LSG Sky Chefs

The Top 5 Tools of an Innovative Pastry Chef

We all have little ‘helpers’ that are make our daily work easier, if not possible. Almost anyone can probably claim a mobile phone or laptop as one of the most important ‘tools’ in one’s job. Not Mathieu Castex, however. The Executive Pastry Chef o...

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Jörg Tüttelmann’s Culinary Clicks – 4 Underrated Ingredients

At the beginning of every fine dish, whether it is spaghetti aglio e olio with three ingredients or a Mexican mole poblano with over 30 ingredients, there are the pure and simple ingredients. A great dish stands and falls not only with the abilities of a chef, but also with the i...

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Trendspotting in Mexico – Are You Ready to Ride the Next Wave of the Mexican Food Trend?

When it comes to learning something truly authentic about food, you have to cross oceans and borders If we believe food-trend researchers and chefs, Mexico has caught up with Peru – speaking in culinary terms, of course. That is why it is hardly a coincidence that the LSG Sky C...

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Turning Carrots into Flowers: A DIY on Vegetable Carving

Chances are, you have been to a Thai restaurant and seen those wonderfully carved rose-shaped carrots decorating your plate. You might have wondered whether these carvings were done by hand or with some kind of machine. At the LSG Group, we know that it is all done by hand – an...

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Joerg Tuettelmann’s Culinary Clicks: Fine Dining? Fine Cooking!

If you’re a fan of fine cooking, no matter whether professionally or at home, this post is for you. Do you remember eating out at a restaurant and wondering just how you could cook that delicious plate yourself? In this collection of “restaurants in book form”, famous chefs...

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Behind the Scenes of… the LSG Group Calendar 2017

Every time the LSG Group calendar is sent out to our customers worldwide, it marks the arrival of a new year of collaboration and culinary ideas. The production of the 2017 calendar was different to that of the previous years – all meals were developed and created by our own ch...