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If you’re traveling to the Algarve this summer, then you’re in for a treat. This beautiful part of Portugal is famed for its stunning beaches and beautiful rural countryside. You’ll find a mix of leisurely activities to suit all tastes, no matter how active or inactive you plan your holiday to be

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Categories: Algarve, Book A Chef, Chef, Portugal, Portuguese Food, Private Chef, Summer, Travel, Vacation
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The most delicious food in London, you say? Surely, AmoChef, that’s a matter of taste, quite literally? Well, yes, it is, and it’s a hard call, especially since London is abuzz with diversity.

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Categories: AmoChef, Eat in London, Food Blogger, Food Trends, London, London Food, Private Chef
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If you’re a chef looking to develop new skills or improve on existing ones, there are plenty of courses that will help you. After all, being a chef means keeping up with all the latest trends, techniques, kitchen gadgets and ingredients. 

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Categories: Chef, Chef courses, Food Industry, Food Tech, Learning, Private Chef, Uncategorized
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So if you’re a vegetarian or vegan, or you’re considering becoming one, how do you make sure you’re getting all the right nutrients? 

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Categories: Balanced diet, Diet, Nutrients, Uncategorized, Vegan, Vegan diet, Vegetarian
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If you’ve ordered a food delivery from your favourite restaurant, used a boxed meal kit or hired a private chef to cook for you at home in the past few months, then you’re not alone. These are just some of the latest food trends. 

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Categories: Book A Chef, Dinner Party, Food Culture, Food Industry, Food Tech, Food Trends, Private Chef
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Exploring, relaxing, thrill seeking, dancing until the small hours – we all have different ideas of the perfect holiday. But when we visit another country, the one thing most of us agree on is how we’re going to treat ourselves to some fabulous food. 

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Categories: AmoChef, Lisbon, Portugal, Portuguese Food, Travel, Uncategorized
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What does Brexit mean for the future of our food? Will we still be able to enjoy French champagne, Spanish chorizo and fresh Italian herbs? To give you an idea of the scale of the fresh food currently arriving on our shores, more than 50,000 tonnes of food from the EU arrives every single day.

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Categories: AmoChef, Brexit, Food Culture, Food Industry
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Here at AmoChef, we truly believe that food, good food, is the one thing that bonds us all together. Food doesn’t have barriers, boundaries or rules.

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Categories: Book A Chef, Chef, Food Traditions, Traditional, World Food
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Valentine’s Day often makes us think of red roses, romantic dinners and slushy cards, but around the world, there are some Valentine’s traditions that are far from what we might consider the romantic ‘norm’!

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Categories: AmoChef, Book A Chef, Romance, Romantic, St Valentines, Valentines Day
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I’m not sure about you, but I’m kind of done with holding my birthday party in a local night spot. One where we all have to pay to get in, spend an extortionate amount and struggle to get a taxi home at the end of the night.

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Categories: Birthday, Birthday Party Ideas, Book A Chef, Private Chef
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This January, thousands of us have taken the plant-based pledge and vowed to go vegan for 31 days for Veganuary. The charity is reporting its biggest year yet.

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Categories: Book A Chef, Chef, Plant Based, Private Chef, Vegan, Veganuary
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Just like fashion, food and drink goes through trends too. Think back to the 1970s, and we were all dining out on prawn cocktail, chicken kiev and black forest gateau whilst in our polyester miniskirts and flares.

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Categories: 2019, AmoChef, Book A Chef, Chef, Food Culture, Food Trends, New Year, Resolution
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Despite January being dark, cold and long, the new year is a time when many of us start to look forward to new things. It might be that we want to get fitter, or healthier, or learn a new skill.

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Categories: 2019, Book A Chef, Chef, New Year, Resolution
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Nowadays, modern lifestyles mean that everyone’s busy. Last minute shopping for everything, not just gifts, is commonplace. It’s perfectly normal, and nothing to feel bad about!

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Categories: Book A Chef, Chef, Christmas, Christmas Dinner, Gift Vouchers
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Christmas adverts are on TV and festive foods in the supermarket. Which is fabulous, far be it for us to be Christmas scrooges. In fact, at AmoChef, we love a bit of tinsel.

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Categories: AmoChef, Book A Chef, Chef, Christmas Dinner, Dinner Party
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Watch anything festive on TV, and Christmas Day is a time of relaxing, chinking glasses and sitting down to a perfectly cooked, no-stress meal, with zero mention of the washing up. In reality, we all know it often couldn’t be further from the truth. 

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Categories: Christmas Dinner, London, Private Chef
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What’s the first thing that pops into your mind when you think of Thanksgiving? Turkey, right? Or at least the food and feasting. And you’d be right. But do you know the significance of the turkey taking centre stage, or why Thanksgiving is even a thing?

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Categories: AmoChef, London, Private Chef
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Each generation likes to claim something as their own. Be that flares or mini disc players, it usually revolves around fashion or music. My parents (Baby Boomers) like to think their generation are responsible for the best rock music era ever.

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Categories: AmoChef, Food Culture, Millennials
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Just about everywhere is reporting on Madonna advertising for a private chef. She’s looking for a chef, familiar with the Kosher rules of cooking and eating, to cook for her and her family (she has six kids, this is a big gig!).

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Categories: AmoChef, Chef, Madonna, Private Chef
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You’re an artist. Through the medium of food, you display your art and your creative talent. Your audience is awaiting your meal-based masterpieces as they mingle and chat.

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Categories: Chef, Culinary Arts, Food Tech, Private Chef
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We are excited to announce that we have teamed up with Urban Stay. Urban Stay is a London based serviced apartment provider.

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Categories: London, Serviced Apartments
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8 Things To Think About If You Are Considering Becoming A Private Chef So you are thinking about becoming a private chef. Worry not, we have something for you.

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Categories: AmoChef, Chef, Food Culture, Online Platform, Private Chef
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We all love eating out, right? Someone cooking for us and bringing it to our table whilst we enjoy a glass of something lovely.

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Categories: AmoChef, Book A Chef, Chef, Dinner Party, Online Platform, Private Chef