Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Live web chat: Gizzi Erskine

gizzi.jpg

This week's lunchtime masterclass is with Gizzi Erskine; chef, food writer and a leading innovator of the UK's underground and pop-up food scenes.

Best known for presenting Channel 4's Cook Yourself Thin, Gizzi has also published the hugely successful Gizzi's Kitchen Magic and her latest book Skinny Weeks and Weekend Feasts, as well as fronting TV shows Cooks To Market, Cookery School and Drop Down Menu.

She is the new Sunday Times cook with a weekly column in the Sunday Times Magazine.

Gizzi has opened five pop-ups in the past three years; one with Innocent Smoothies at the Tramshed in Shoreditch, one at Clarence House in association with START, A Tiki Lounge at Bestival, an East London gourmet pie shop and K Town at Concrete in Shoreditch which took inspiration from the Korean hole-in-the-wall scene in New York.

Her most recent venture saw Gizzi host a cookery and cabaret stage at Latitude Festival with demonstrations, live food-related cabaret acts, live bands and DJ sets from Gizzi herself.

This web chat has now finished but you can read all the questions posed to Gizzi and her replies in the transcript, below

Gizzi Erskine is part of Triumph’s ‘Supporting Women in Making’ campaign; Acting as both an inspirational woman within the creative industry alongside mentoring and championing other key women in making who span a variety of creative disciplines in a celebration of true craftsmanship and expertise. For further information please visit facebook.com/triumphUK

Comments

Latest...

Feed your inner Morticia Addams at these gothic London eateries

And not a unicorn in sight

by The Stylist web team
20 Jul 2017

Designer lattes are the new coffee trend taking over Instagram

Meet the new drink du jour

by The Stylist web team
20 Jul 2017

Bon Appétit! 15 of the best French eateries across the UK

Think quick croissants, boozy brunches and hearty Gallic meals

by Nicola Colyer
14 Jul 2017

Haagen-Dazs has launched a boozy ice-cream collection

Vodka key lime pie ice cream, anyone?

by Jasmine Andersson
14 Jul 2017

Move over, gin: white port and tonic is the drink of the moment

Anyone for a swift P&T?

by Anna Brech
12 Jul 2017

Research discovers your coffee addiction has a major health benefit

“If you're not a coffee drinker, then you need to consider if you should start”

by Amy Swales
11 Jul 2017

Rejoice! A free rooftop gin bar is coming to London this summer

With herbal cocktails and views of the River Thames. Oh, happy days...

by Anna Brech
07 Jul 2017

London restaurant gives diners Instagram kits to take better photos

Upcycle your #foodporn game

by Anna Brech
05 Jul 2017

There’s a scientific reason why we should all eat more chocolate

Thank us later

by Moya Crockett
03 Jul 2017

Behold a new type of ice cream making waves on Instagram

Beautiful, vegan... and galactic

by Anna Brech
30 Jun 2017