TV Chef and MFC Foundation take Kitchen Therapy to East Cleveland

A free project which helps groups of people overcome problems with their self-esteem by cooking together has been launched in East Cleveland. Kitchen Therapy has been developed by TV Master Chef quarter finalist Matei Baran and Middlesbrough Football Club Foundation. Their first course, which took place at Middlesbrough College last year, resulted in half the…

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TV Chef’s life transformed by Kitchen Therapy

The return of MasterChef: The Professionals to our television screens has brought back bittersweet memories for one of its former contestants. Reaching the quarter-finals in 2016 was a dream come true for Matei Baran. It was the third time he had attempted to get on the show – beating competition from 4,000 other chefs and…

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