Brow Head Hotel

Address: 1 Empress Drive, Barrow-in-Furness, Lake District, Cumbria, England, LA14 3DZ, United Kingdom | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 1 Empress Drive, Barrow-in-Furness, is near South Lakes Wild Animal Park and Furness Abbey.
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    Travel Blogs from Barrow-in-Furness

    Life of a Chef (or at least a Commis)

    A travel blog entry by lenjorge on Jul 06, 2015

    28 photos

    ... was added which had been previously made, vacuum sealed and refrigerated. The mushroom rissotto will be used to make mushroom arroncini but not all at the same time. Whatever remains after the portions are used for the dinner service that day will be subdivided into manageable portions, packaged and refrigerated and then used as needed.

    One thing which seems to be made every day in addition to the breads (which ...

    The Closing Room vs. The Kitchen

    A travel blog entry by lenjorge on Jul 01, 2015

    2 comments, 14 photos

    ... it’s own chef de partie heading the section, and in some cases, assistants beneath them. Yet, each section works together with the others to provide a seamless meal service to the guests. The kitchen strives to deliver the meal within 10 minutes after the order arrives and that effort creates an incredible energy and sense of urgency. I explained to the chef that it is very similar to a real estate ...

    Stonethwaite to Grasmere

    A travel blog entry by newtrekker on Jun 30, 2015

    1 comment, 8 photos

    ... around 5.30 utterly spent. Today was supposed to have been a light day. We must have looked a sorry sight plodding through the village centre and out the other side to the B & B, Katrina wearily following 10 paces behind me. A shower and solid meal however did us both the power of good. At bed time we were feeling upbeat again. Tomorrow is another short walk (apparently) into Patterdale. Hopefully we will be well ...

    Ennerdale to Stonethwaite

    A travel blog entry by newtrekker on Jun 29, 2015

    11 photos

    ... and Stonethwaite, clustered in the most beautiful part of England we have ever seen. Stonethwaite where we are staying is the furthest down the road and doesn't have anywhere open to eat on a Monday! This meant walking into the Rosthwaite pub on our 29th km with sticks, packs and grubby boots for a meal, before walking another 1.6 km to our B&B. Not ideal but no other options. The Cumberland sausage with ...

    I digress....

    A travel blog entry by lenjorge on Jun 23, 2015

    14 photos

    ... long sleeves and a jacket all day. In fact, at bedtime it is 48 degrees with a high of 66 expected for tomorrow.

    My kitchen whites are all pressed and I am looking forward to meeting Chef Hrishikesh Desai in the morning for my orientation and getting started on this phase of my education. More info on Chef Desai can be found on the Gilpin Hotel website.

    More to follow.