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Preview: New #perspectives for 2019

What do you get when a chef from Germany, France, South Africa and Estonia come together? 12 stunning dishes representative of our international network at the LSG Group. Under the guidance of Chef Jörg Hofmann, Director Culinary Excellence LSG Group, our team of four chefs work...

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LSG Group: Culinary Academy Final in Chicago

In Chicago, the 13 participants of the first Global Culinary Excellence Academy completed the final exams of the jurors. From 13 to 15 November 2018, the 13 finalists of the first Global Culinary Excellence Academy (GCEA) met in Chicago. There, three challenging examination days ...

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NOVEMBER: Be spoiled for choice with the Chaat platter

The LSG Group prides itself in being a global organization because we understand how important cultural diversity is. That means that it’s not just us who reap the benefits of having an international workforce, but our customers too. And what better way to show it off than with...

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Hainanese Chicken Rice: A Traditional Chinese Recipe

Fritz Gross, Director of Culinary Excellence Asia Pacific, lives in Hong Kong and today, he is sharing his favorite local dish with us: Hainanese Chicken Rice. Hainanese chicken rice is a traditional Chinese poached chicken dish served with fragrant rice, soy sauce, garlic-chili ...

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The 5 Tools for Managing and Monitoring Future Food Trends

What will we be eating in 10 years? This is an important topic for the LSG Group. Jörg Hofmann, Director Culinary Excellence Innovations & Trends, monitors the trends in this field very carefully. Hofmann works in the Corporate Culinary Excellence division of the LSG Group. ...

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How an Airline Catering Apprentice Became a Star Chef

The Aqua-Restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton in Wolfsburg, headed by Chef Sven Elverfeld, was awarded three Michelin stars for the tenth time in a row. The star chef celebrates this with a one-time series of events called “AquaX”, to which LSG Sky Chefs has been invited as well. T...

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How to Make the Perfect Sandwich

Most of us enjoy sandwiches. They are practical, satisfying and undoubtedly delicious when we bite into our favorites. In fact, they are the perfect meal to pack for on-the-go. But what makes a perfect sandwich that will appeal to our consumers? We asked an expert. Chef James Dem...

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Brigadeiros: The Emblematic Brazilian Truffle Recipe

Brigadeiros are a type of chocolate truffle that are extremely popular in Brazil. They are typically prepared for children’s birthday parties and other special occasions. Luana Varandas had her first chocolate truffle as a 5-year-old – naturally, at a children’s party. Some...

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Tanzanian Chicken Curry Recipe

This dish is called “Kuku Nazi” in Swahili, which means ‘chicken coconut’. A blend of Arab and Indian spices with coconuts from the Tanzanian coastline, it is best served with Wali wa Nazi (coconut rice). It is a popular holiday dish served at Christmas, f...

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The Taste of New York

Robert N. Moussally grew up in Brooklyn and is now Design and Development Executive Chef at our JFK Airport facility. He started his LSG Group career in 2007 and recently celebrated his 10th anniversary. “It has been an amazing decade to say the least,” he says. Today he show...