How to transform from a home maker to master chef
To a very large extent, virtually everybody, especially ladies, who are traditionally saddled with the responsibility of cooking, knows how to cook enough for every member of the family. This is generally part of their responsibilities as home maker as they are expected to cook nice meals for everybody to eat. To become a master chef however just goes beyond cooking the normal meals for everybody to eat at home. It involves becoming a master in pastry arts, culinary arts and vegetable carving amongst others. When you are a master chef, you can confidently manage or run a commercial kitchen on your own or be employed in a commercial kitchen, and anybody who eats your food will be wowed by its taste and how it is presented.
It is however possible for everybody to become a master chef. If you want to become a master chef, you need to make deliberate efforts. This is why you need to first of all be conscious of the fact that you want to become a master chef and start working towards it. To work towards it will involve taking a number of steps that at the end, you will become a great culinary artist.
The first step that you should take if you want to become a master chef or a master in culinary arts is to be very curious about food. Whenever you see a particular food type, you should be able to look at the food, admire the food, and be inquisitive about how such a delicacy is made. If it is possible to approach to cook, you could ask for the ingredients and the recipes with which such a meal was made. Subsequently, you can attempt to make such a meal on your own and see how far you are able to go. By the time you try a couple of times, you will be closer to replicating something close to the meal, if not replicating the exact meal or something better.
Another step you should take is to attend a culinary institute. There are many culinary institutes in India that offer culinary courses, chef courses and cookery courses including bakery course, chef course and professional cookery course. Enrolling for any of these courses and completing it successfully will bring you very close to becoming a master chef. Some of the things you will learn in the institute include pastry arts, vegetable carving and kitchen management amongst several others. You will be able to learn from experts and experienced teachers, who would put you through the process of cooking, so that you become a master chef.
While in school, and even after school, continuous practice will be required on your part to maintain what you have being taught and even get better at it. You might also need to get experience by visiting local restaurants and volunteering to work for their kitchen while learning a thing or 2 from their culinary artists. Finally, you will need to get creative and try out new recipes on your own.