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Fiona Sims

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Sat Bains: a journey from commis chef to two Michelin stars
Chef

Sat Bains: a journey from commis chef to two Michelin stars

11 March 2020 by

Over 20 years Sat and Amanda Bains have created one of the UK’s leading restaurants in the most unassuming of locations. Fiona Sims meets the uncompromising chef and his wife at the two-Michelin-starred restaurant

Andrew McKenzie and Romain Bourger on the Vineyard’s winning wine formula
Business

Andrew McKenzie and Romain Bourger on the Vineyard’s winning wine formula

15 January 2020 by

The sommelier team at the Vineyard hotel in Stockcross, Berkshire, is unrivalled, with five former and current team members having held the UK Sommelier of the Year title. Fiona Sims paid the hotel a visit to try and discover the[...]

The Wine Garden of England
Isle of Wight's George hotel to be taken over by friend of the royals
Hotel

Isle of Wight's George hotel to be taken over by friend of the royals

07 January 2019

Better business: Spot in the Woods
Profiles

Better business: Spot in the Woods

28 August 2018

Gerard and Nina Basset's Hotel TerraVina was renowned for its extensive wine list and lavish rooms, but following Brexit and a personal illness, the couple were forced to rethink operations. Fiona Sims reports

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.