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Shrove Tuesday competition

on Tuesday, 28 February 2017. Posted in News Archive, 2017

Today for the first time at CCT Venues, we ran a pancake competition for all of our chefs

We have had some fantastic results and some great ideas which show the creative & innovative thinking of our team which we would like to share with you today.

Warren Darkes Head chef of CCT Venues - Barbican prepared:

Gluten free peanut butter and banana pancakes, glazed bananas and blue berry syrup

 Warren Darkes Head chef of Barbican prepared

Shane Fowler Head Chef of CCT Venues - South Quay, Canary Wharf prepared:

Pancakes stuffed with sweet potato and orange and topped with blue berry compote and cream.

 Shane Fowler Head chef of South Quay prepared

Piotr Tofan KP at CCT Venues - South Quay, Canary Wharf Prepared 2 varieties:

  • Smoked and cream cheese
  • Curd cheese and sultana stuffed pancakes with caramelised apples

  Piotr Tofan

Mark Mellor Sous chef at CCT Venues - Bank street, Canary Wharf, prepared:

Red velvet Pancakes with Chocolate buttercream and brownies

  Mark Mellor Sous chef at Bank street

Gildevan Fernandes Sous Chef at CCT Venues - South Quay, Canary Wharf prepared:

American style pancakes with honey, Greek yoghurt and red berries

 Gildevan Fernandes Sous Chef at South Quay

Nafish Ansari F&B Manager CCT Venues City, prepared:

Indian style fusion pancakes with homemade molasses ricotta, coconut and chocolate gelato  

 Nafish Ansari FB Manager City

Richard Locke Sous Chef at CCT Venues - Barbican, prepared:

Chilli and smoked bacon Pancakes, chilli Maple syrup, glazed fig and Crispy Bacon

 Richard Locke Sous chef at Barbican

And the winner was...

Peter Zlatyev Sous Chef at CCT Venues - Bank Street, Canary Wharf prepared:

Beetroot pancakes, filled with Walnuts sultanas and Cream

 Peter Zlatyev Sous chef at Bank Street

Congratulations Peter! Winner of todays CCT Venues pancake competition. 

We hope we have given you some ideas to try out tonight.

Thank you to Jamian Lewis Executive Head Chef CCT Venues.


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