Exciting new developments

Exciting new developments

There are some very exciting new developments at the well-known Francois Ferreira Academy, a top cookery school based in George! In April, they will be moving into their brand new state of the art premises at Mount View Resort, at 1 York Street, where students will be...
Principal: Chef Francois Ferreira

Principal: Chef Francois Ferreira

François Ferreira…passion personified!  When one studies the life and achievements of this energetic personality you cannot miss the thread of passion which runs deep and vigorously through each moment he lives, works and plays. At the epicentre of it all, just one...
Vice – Principal: Denise Lindley

Vice – Principal: Denise Lindley

Food and Wine connoisseur – elegant, visionary, innovative and creative…these are all attributes that best describe Denise Lindley- a British lady with a world of experience, having worked in industrial catering in the UK, Botswana, Swaziland, Mozambique and...
Where are they now?

Where are they now?

The Francois Ferreira Academy is very proud of the fact  that all of our past students have found employment at various establishments within the hospitality Industry. Many of them have also ventured into opening their own businesses, B&B’s, restaurants, lodges,...
Tomatoes

Tomatoes

The French call it pomme d’amour’ (love apple), the Italians pomodoro (golden apple), the Aztecs ‘tomatl’, but in English, it is simply tomato. Botanically, the tomato is a fruit (actually a berry), but for all practical purposes, at least in North America and Europe,...