Category: cookery stars

Herbert Douglas Pizer

Who are you and what do you do? I’m Herbert Douglas Pizer, Executive Head Chef at The Hoste Arms in Burnham Market. I was born in South Africa where I spent most of my life. Cooking has been my passion for as long as I can remember, and I loved watching my grandmothers cook and bake their delicious […]

Published on: 21 August 2023

Steve Angier

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Steve Angier and I am a head chef for the Chestnut Group of pubs with rooms who have 16 establishments across East Anglia including the Globe in Wells. I am currently at The Packhorse Inn at Moulton, just outside Newmarket.   What do you […]

Published on: 29 July 2023

Lewis Peck

Who are you and what do you do? I am Lewis Peck, head chef at The Parlour in Binham. We do breakfasts, lunch and afternoon teas.   What do you like about the North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival? I love that it is a great way to showcase and celebrate local produce, and what […]

Published on: 24 July 2023

Rebecca Bishop

Who are you and what do you do? Rebecca Bishop, AKA ‘The Next Loaf’. I am a sourdough baking professional, author of the book ‘Two Magpies Bakery’ and teacher of a range of baking classes. Until the end of 2023 I will continue to teach baking lessons at Two Magpies Bakery. Next year I will […]

Published on: 4 July 2023

Katy Truss

Who are you and what do you do? I’m Katy Truss, an artisan food and drink specialist based in West Runton, North Norfolk. I grew up here and after time away at university and working in London for the BBC Good Food Show, I returned 10 years ago to start a family and my own […]

Published on: 2 May 2023

Jenny May

How are you and what do you do? I am Jenny May and last year I fulfilled a longstanding ambition to start my own company, Norma’s Kitchen. My background is in education, I am a qualified teacher with more than 20 years experience of teaching food and nutrition in local secondary schools. Norma’s Kitchen was […]

Published on: 2 May 2023

Danielle Wilson

Who are you and what do you do? I’m Danielle Wilson, founder of Mindful Mixology. We make ‘ready to drink’ cocktails using less sugar and premium ingredients. Cocktails made more ‘mindfully’. We primarily sell online, but they can also be spotted in farm shops and provisions stores around Norfolk and London. What do you like […]

Published on: 2 May 2023

Michael Chamerlain

Who are you and what do you do ? My name is Michael chamberlain. I’m the head chef at The Victoria, Holkham and I’ve been here since 2017. I love where I work and I try to use as much produce from the Estate and its local suppliers as possible to cut down food miles. […]

Published on: 2 May 2023

Fran Hartshorne

Who are you and what do you do? I am the Executive Head Chef at The White Horse, Brancaster Staithe. I have worked in the kitchen since 2005, stepping up to Head Chef in 2014, and recently to Executive Head Chef. It’s been a great journey and working in such an amazing establishment is just […]

Published on: 20 March 2023