Winner of 'Cookery Book of the Year' at the Guild of Food Writers Awards 2007 --Guild of Food Writers
'I am completely in tune with Skye Gyngell's approach to food, which is suited to a Mediterranean repertoire of ingredients and I often go to her A Year in My Kitchen for inspiration.' --Independent on Sunday, October 2012
About the Author
Australian by birth, Skye Gyngell worked at a number of Sydney s culinary establishments before moving to Paris to complete her formal training under Anne Willan at La Varenne. After a stint at the Dodin-Bouffant in Paris, Skye moved to London to work at The French House, The Dorchester and The Sugar Club. She then spent a number of years working as a private chef with a rota of high profile clients. She currently combines her role as food editor of Vogue magazine with being Head Chef at Petersham Nurseries where she is rapidly gaining the restaurant a reputation for superb food. Petersham won the 2005 Time Out award for Best Al Fresco Restaurant and Most Original Restaurant at the 2006 Tatler Restaurant Awards.