Our Executive Head Chef Steven Wren wins best starter (senior) at Venues of Excellence’s annual culinary competition ‘The Cook and Serve Challenge’ in October.
The competition, between teams from the venue consortium’s members, is now in its 18th year and showcases the very best aspiring talent within the catering teams. The competition asks entrants to prepare and serve a three course meal, suitable for an end of conference banquet, and accompanied by cocktails, appropriate wines and coffee.
Conference@OxfordSaïd has been a member of Venues of Excellence for the last 2 years. Venues of Excellence is the leading collection of exceptional venues delivering excellence in conferences, training and events. They represent specialist venues at the top end of the meetings sector, providing excellent quality events, in a dedicated environment, at all-inclusive rates