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The Kitchen Hierarchy: Understanding the Brigade System

When dining out, we often marvel at the exquisite dishes laid before us. But have you ever wondered about the magic that happens behind the scenes? Today, we’re taking a deep-dive into the kitchen hierarchy, an integral part of any professional kitchen. We will also discuss how CHEFIN, a premier culinary service, ensures top-notch service […]

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The Ultimate Mother’s Day Guide: History, Ideas, and More

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect time to show your mom how much she means to you. From heartfelt cards and thoughtful gifts to quality time spent together, there are so many Mother’s Day ideas to make this day special. Here’s everything you need to know to plan the perfect […]

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The Chef’s Ingredient Must-Have: Filtered Water for Optimal Taste and Health

One aspect of food preparation that is often overlooked is the quality of the water used. Many chefs know that using filtered water can make a significant difference in the taste, appearance, and overall quality of their dishes. Here are some reasons why chefs prefer to use filtered water when preparing food: 1. Enhanced Flavor […]

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Discovering the World of Personal Chefs: A Guide to Hiring Your Private Chef

The world of personal chefs offers a unique and indulgent dining experience for those looking for a more personalized touch in their mealtime. Whether you’re hosting an intimate dinner party or a large celebration or simply want to enjoy delicious home-cooked meals every day, hiring a private chef is the perfect solution. With the right […]

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A Valentine’s Day Dining She’ll Never Forget: How to Add an Element of Surprise

Valentine’s Day is a time to show your loved ones how much you care. Why not do something different this year and add an element of surprise to your Valentine’s Day dinner? With a private chef, you can create a one-of-a-kind dining experience that will leave your special someone feeling loved and pampered. As Art […]

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Top 8 Symbolic Lunar New Year Dishes to Ring the Year of the Rabbit

If you haven’t celebrated Chinese New Year before, you’re missing out on a great festival! Every year, families get together to celebrate the new year and wish each other good luck for the coming year. There’s plenty of food and festivities, and it’s a wonderful way to spend time with loved ones. Don’t know what […]

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6 Ambassadors of Australian Wagyu in the US

Wagyu beef is in high demand all across the world, recognised as one of the most luxurious meats on the market. What makes this meat so highly prized is its marbling content, which imparts a silky smooth buttery tenderness to the meat. Wagyu beef is unlike any other beef you’ll taste. The only way to […]

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[Infographic] The State of Private Dining in Australia 2022

Personal chefs are the must-have luxury of a post-pandemic world. COVID-19’s sweeping impact on society has included a growing desire for luxury, comfort, and ‘treating yourself’ to the finer things in life. People are embracing the opportunity to live largely and spoil themselves and their loved ones with special experiences. As good food is one […]

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Tour Australia Through 7 Unique Fine Dining Experiences at Home with a Private Chef

Ever wanted to peek inside our luxurious dining experiences? Join us as we take you around Australia through 7 unique fine dining experiences with a private chef. We’ll make a stop at each major city and give you a glimpse inside a real CHEFIN event, including the client’s backstory and unique event menu. You’ll see […]

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Can’t see mum this Mother’s Day? Surprise her with a meal by a home chef

Some of the most quintessential Mother’s Day gifts are breakfast in bed or an elaborate home-cooked meal served with a nice, cold glass of wine. There’s something about donning an apron and cooking a meal for mum that truly says, ‘You take a break – the food is on me today’. But what if you […]


Nick Guan: The Asian-fusion chef who swapped accounting for Le Cordon Bleu

Chef de cuisine Nick Guan could very easily have spent his life crunching numbers instead of being in the kitchen doing what he loves. Three years into an accounting degree in China, the chef sensed something was off and dropped out, choosing instead to fly to Adelaide and start a new life. The bold move […]