The British certainly love their food especially if it’s cooked by somebody else. This would explain the UK has over 42,000 full-service restaurants employing around 480,000 people. That’s a heck of a lot of pot washers, master chefs, waiters and other kitchen staff.
Master Chef Quiz Related Trivia
The posh phrase for a restaurant head waiter is maître d’hôte. Very posh establishments have a sommelier whose role is to select the perfect wine to accompany your meal.
The series is filmed in an old brewery in London
Master Chef is filmed up to five months before it’s shown on TV. That’s a long time to keep the winner a secret!
The contestants can practise their specialities at home but they must pay for the ingredients. They do not receive any funds or salary.
So put on your apron and crack on with the MasterChef Quiz below.
MasterChef Quiz – could you be a chef?
Do you know the difference between sautéed and fried?