Simone Woods


Simone was born in Adelaide, Australia but spent much of her later childhood in Canberra, Australia. She trained in hospitality and worked as both a restaurant manager and chef for the prestigious Hyatt Hotels and Le'escargot in London and a chef for Christine Manfield at the acclaimed 'Paramount Restaurant' in Sydney.

For many years now she has worked in the IT field as a trainer and business analyst; though her heart still lies in the kitchen. She lives in Sussex, England with her wonderful husband, their two lovely young sons and 'Captain Barnacles' the neurotic goldfish. Catch up with Simone on her Facebook page - Simone.L.WoodsAuthor, Tumblr Blog and Twitter.

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The Apprentice Chef - Inside a London Kitchen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
'The Apprentice Chef' gives a glimpse into life as an apprentice working in a famous London Michelin star restaurant…… "…The thing about working in a kitchen is that you have to be an adrenalin junkie and a sucker for punishment. There is just no other reason for working in one..." A must read for any chef, those interested in cuisine, or interested in the world of professional cooking.

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apprentice chef    chef    chefs    kitchen    restaurant