Dublin-born, My Kitchen Rules guest judge, Colin Fassnidge has quickly established himself as one of Australia's most uniquely talented chefs. His two restaurants, The Four in Hand, and 4Fourteen, have been lauded by customers and critics alike. In this, his long-awaited debut cookbook, Colin draws together recipes for the most popular dishes from the two restaurants, plus lighter bites from the bar kitchen and barbecue, and dishes from his home kitchen, to create perfect food for any event. With an emphasis on fresh, seasonal produce, strong flavours, and the nose-to-tail eating for which he is famous, Colin Fassnidge's food is every bit as exciting and innovative as that of the very best chefs working anywhere in the world today.
Dublin born and Raymon Blanc trained, Colin Fassnidge is the Head Chef at the Four in Hand and part owner of 4Fourteen. He is also a judge on the television show, My Kitchen Rules. Since arriving in Australia in 1999, he has worked at some of Sydney's most acclaimed restaurants including Liam Tomlin's celebrated Banc. Colin's Nose to Tail philosophy and his diligence for sourcing the best local ingredients has seen him turn the most undesirable off cuts into beautiful, delicious dishes. Colin lives in Sydney with his wife, Jane and their two daughters.