Jamie’s Chef

Jamie’s Chef
Friday 8 February, 8.30pm

In the past five years over 40 trainees have graduated from Fifteen. And now it’s time for Jamie Oliver to cut the apron strings and see whether any of them has what it takes to open and run their own gastro-pub.

A mass cook-off leaves Jamie with four potential candidates, and a series of challenges resulting in a final pitch will reveal who gets their hands on the keys to an Essex pub. Then the real hard work begins. And the hardest thing for Jamie will be letting his protégé get on with it, without getting stuck in himself. Unless, of course, things begin to go horribly wrong …
The first episode of Jamie’s Chef sees all the graduates from the Fifteen Foundation presenting a meal and idea for a restaurant to Jamie Oliver and two other judges. At the end of the day Aaron Craze, Dennis Duncanson, John Relihan and Thasanee Robinson are chosen to compete in the competition for their very own restaurant. In the following weeks the four graduates are trained and tested in all aspects of running a restaurant