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Old 07-27-2009, 11:37 AM   #11
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My husband is a Chef. I just like cooking and eating.
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Old 07-27-2009, 12:03 PM   #12
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I'm with Andy.Just play one at home..
The pays better.Job security,weekends off,insured,paid vacation.
I'd say chefs at home got it going on :)

Munky.
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Old 07-27-2009, 12:06 PM   #13
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Professional here. Went to several schools, worked for others in their kitchens and also had my own place. Traveled around the world trying everything I could get my hands on and never saying no to tasting something new and different. Haven't worked in the industry since '00 unless you count a golf course snack bar for s&g's in the mid 2000s.
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Old 07-27-2009, 12:22 PM   #14
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I'm the chief cook and bottle washer at my house.
I did cook once in a while when I was a bartender back in the late 70's though.
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Old 07-27-2009, 12:37 PM   #15
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I cooked for a living for a long time, both in restaurants and my catering business. These days I do more consulting, teaching and writing about food and wine, and I'm happy about that!
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Old 07-27-2009, 12:52 PM   #16
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I am a pro by training (CIA) and once worked in the field. Due to minimal disability, I now teach at a prep school (not culinary arts btw) but do private chef work for a select clientele.
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Old 07-27-2009, 01:17 PM   #17
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I am a chef. Not working in the restaurant business currently. But working on recipes at least 3 times a week.
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Old 07-27-2009, 01:22 PM   #18
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I've spent a little time in a couple NYC kitchens in a intern capacity, but realized quickly, I'd rather cook on my own terms in the comfort of my own home.

I'm now cooking, doing some food photography, and maintaining a blog of recipes.
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Old 07-27-2009, 01:22 PM   #19
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I'm not a professional chef but just very very passionate about food and cooking! Whenever I go to the supermarket and look at all the different foods on the shelves I can't stop thinking about how they came to be there and what can be done with them to create the perfect meal :)
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Old 07-27-2009, 01:38 PM   #20
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luvs ... Are you by any chance going to the Bleu school here in Vegas?

bigdaddy3k ... rotflmbo!
not that one, another Le Corden Bleu.
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