February 2014


What do student chefs need for the restaurant world?

If you’re thinking about getting into the catering industry or you are already learning the tricks of the trade, then one way of ensuring you do the very best you can is with the right kit. Just as an art student needs their pens and pencils, any new chef needs a good set of equipment. Knives Knives can be very expensive, especially good ones. It’s well known that students don’t have the most money in the world, so finding good, yet affordable, knives is essential. Crosby’s provides an excellent selection... Read More


The essentials needed to serve delicious food

Crockery is one of the most important parts of any kitchen. Having a good kit to make your delicious food and then not having good crockery to serve it on would be a disaster! That’s why making sure you have everything you need before you start is so essential. Plates Plates are such a standard part of any kitchen, used for everything from starters to desserts, but they don’t need to be the simple white plates you always see. Of course, these are fantastic, simple, elegant and perfect for serving... Read More