TEAM NSW REGIONAL - Siobhan McCowat & Owen Cootes

Monday, 7 October, 2019

Siobhan Mccowat and Owen Cootes

 

Siobhan McCowat

Age: 22

Works at: Velvets Restaurant – Two Tails Winery

 

Q: Favourite ingredient?

A: Cinnamon because of all of its health benefits.

 

Q: One thing we don’t know about you?

A: I’m extremely passionate and interested in incorporating nutrition, healthy clean eating and balance into all menu items that I produce.

 

Q: The best advice you’ve ever been given?

A: You need to step outside of your comfort zone and challenge yourself.

 

Owen Cootes

Age: 21

Works at: Velvets Restaurant – Two Tails Winery

 

Q: One thing we don’t know about you?

A: I’ve got a passion for growing my own herbs and edible flowers like violas, snapdragons, marigolds; I use them on a daily basis.

Q: One kitchen item you just can’t live without?
A:
Spatula for sure, it’s a total all-rounder!

 

Q: The best advice you’ve ever been given?

A: Don’t be afraid to talk to your customers, build a relationship with them and get out of the kitchen to meet them.