Over the past weeks a small group of Year 8 pupils have been on tenterhooks waiting to see if their culinary concoctions have made it through to the next stage of the yearly Mince Challenge. Dishes included; Ami Henderson – Bolognese Swirl, Samantha Clark – Shepherd's Pie with a Twist , Sophie Hayes – Sophie’s Stromboli and Holly Peacock – Mince And Veg Stuffed Pepper.
Congratulations to Emily Bloomer who has secured a place in the regional finals of the Mince Challenge 2012. Emily will be heading for Harrogate on the 12th Nov to meet celebrity chef, James Martin, famous for the weekend morning show ‘Saturday Kitchen’. Emily’s recipe ‘Lamb and Apricot Moroccan Meatballs’ won the judges over and wanting more. Watch this space to see if Emily can make it to the National finals.