Born in Dublin and trained by the legendary Raymond Blanc, Colin Fassnidge was the Executive Chef at the Four in Hand for over ten years.
Colin’s creative yet refined take on the nose-to-tail food philosophy turned this unassuming pub dining room into an awarded and celebrated dining destination, listed in:
Colin’s second venture, 4Fourteen, reimagines family meals that he had in his youth.
Colin’s opinions and honesty led him to appear as a judge on Channel 7’s ratings winner ‘My Kitchen Rules’.
Adding author to his list of accomplishments, Colin’s cookbook ‘Four Kitchens’, published by Random House, brought together his fine dining recipes from the Four In Hand - his sharing whole animal dishes from 4fourteen, casual fare from both the home kitchen and the bar kitchen. This is a book that Colin was creatively involved in all aspects of and something which he will cherish and look back to for years to come.
His profile as a no-nonsense chef keeps growing and his following expanding, which has led to him putting out his own show ‘Colin’s Ireland’ and the cookbook ‘Four Kitchens’ (published by Random House).
You’ve got to ask yourself, what’s next for Colin Fassnidge?