Press: Word of Mouth
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“Something remarkable is happening at George Brown College's Chef School... The Chefs' House is certainly a beauty.”
- James Chatto, Toronto Life Magazine, September 2008
“This is a great idea. The Chefs' House, the George Brown restaurant, has begun a series featuring young chefs called Rising Stars.”
- Gina Mallet, New Chef beat: Estelle Yip at Chefs' House,
ginamallet.com, January 2010
George Brown Student Wins Callebaut Chocolate Competition
(Foodservice & Hospitality Magazine, April 25, 2012)
Centre for Crowning Chefs [PDF]
(New Western Cuisine Magazine, Richard Xu, April 26, 2012)
Chef Michelle Usprech for Beer Bistro at The Chefs' House
(EatLiveTravelWrite.com, Mardi Michels, March 11, 2012)
"Viva Italia! Cucina" Gala: A Hit for All the Senses
(Tandem News, Mainstreet, March 4, 2012)
The Chefs' House "Viva Italia! Cucina" Full of Flavour
(Tandem News, Mainstreet, February 12, 2002)
"Viva Italia! Cucina" at The Chefs' House
(New Star Times, SuperLife, January 20, 2012)
Canoe Sous Chefs Amanda Ray and Julie Marteleira present an exceptional "Rising Star Chef" Dinner at The Chefs' House (Oliver & Bonacini Restaurants, O&B Blog, January 26, 2012)
Chef John Higgins makes Spinach & Ricotta Ravioli with Haggis Whiskey Sauce for Robbie Burns' Day
(Canada AM, CTV - Bell Media, January 23, 2012)
Viva Italia! at The Chefs' House
(Toronto.com, Word of Mouth, January 10, 2012)
Chef's House brings back the Rising Star Dinner Series
(Toronto.com, Word of Mouth, January 4, 2012)
(Toronto Life, The Dish, Aprons & Icons Feature, June 16, 2011)
Creative Cooks at The Chefs' House got playful (Toronto Taste: Most Delicious Event of the Month Doesn't Disappoint, Food Network Canada, Eating Out Feature, June 16, 2011)
King of Pastry" Chef Jacquy Pfeiffer to provide George Brown Chef School Students with exclusive Toronto lesson in "sugar pulling" [PDF]
(Canada News Wire, March 30); see event bulletin with photo [PDF].
Restaurateur Jamie Kennedy is first GBC Graduate named to the Order of Canada
[PDF] (E-Connect, George Brown Alumni Relations News, April 2011 issue)
Viva Italia! Cucina Gala Showcases Toronto’s Italian Delights
(CommunalTable.wordpress.com, March 3, 2011)
Viva Italia Cucina Gala Tasting Reception
(TorontoSocialReview.com, February 25, 2011)
George Brown Student cooks up a Winner [PDF]
(Toronto Sun, February 9, 2011)
(TorontoLife.com/Daily Dish, Sept. 29, 2010)
Saputo Dairy celebrates George Brown Culinary Competition Winners
(Ingredients Magazine, Fall 2010 issue)
Viva Italia! Celebrating Italy at George Brown's Chef School
(Taste T.O., June 5, 2010)
Dining with Good Company during “Viva Italia!” events (Toronto Sun, May 20, 2009)
A review of the Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts open house event
Posted by Sheryl Kirby on the Taste T.O. website (October 2008).
A review of George Brown College and the Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts
Published in Foodservice and Hospitality Magazine written by Alistair Kyte (November 2008).
George Brown's Chef's House: Dedication, Passion, Craft
A review posted on the MartiniBoys.com website by Jamila-Khanom Allidina in Toronto Dining Guides (November 2008).
New restaurant part of reno at George Brown College
From the Ontario Restaurant News web site (December 2008).
View pictures of Jamie Oliver's visit to The Chefs' House in November 2008.
View pictures of Gordon Ramsay's February 2009 visit to The Chefs' House.
View pictures of Rob Rainford as Feature Guest Chef at The Chefs' House, May 2010.
View pictures of Marco Pierre White's visit to The Chefs' House in August 2010.
View pictures of Chef's Challenge Media Launch at The Chefs' House in September 2010.