2016 was an incredible year for him, winning three outstanding awards including:
‘Hotel Chef of the Year’ (Over 250 Covers) – Hotel Cateys 2016
‘Chef of the Year’ – Berkshire and Buckinghamshire Life Food and Drink Awards 2016
‘Fine Dining Restaurant of the Year’ for Humphry’s –Buckinghamshire Food and Drink Awards 2016
He entertained the crowds on stage at the Thame Food Festival alongside Raymond Blanc and also at Taste of London.
And then.. he made his spectacular debut on BBC2’s Great British Menu representing the South West. Chris’s appearance on the show was loved by millions of viewers and his wonderful personality shone through.
So far in 2017 Chris has been invited to be the UK Ambassador for Quality Standard Mark Beef and Lamb and has become a Patron of the East Berkshire College Hospitality and Catering Academy alongside fellow Chef, Tom Kerridge.