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The Ceres Podcast

Stelios Theocharous (Founder & Director of Ceres | Pure Food Innovation) travels and talks to exciting people within the Food & Hospitality industry. We don't rush in this podcast, we really want to find out what makes people do what they do.

Focussed on learning from Chefs, Food Producers, Growers, Hoteliers, Suppliers, Restauranteurs, Trade Associations, and whoever makes hospitality happen.

Tune in if you're in the business of making hospitality happen.


Oct 31, 2019

Today's episode is with the renowned thalassophile Mitch Tonks, he is the co-founder of The Rockfish Group and co-owner with Mat Prowse of The Seahorse in Dartmouth. 

Mitch is truly a proper gentleman, he was really generous with his time on such a busy day and we discussed so many interesting topics. 

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Oct 23, 2019

David Moore is the owner of Pied à Terre. Established in 1991 and won their first Michelin Star in 1993 and today they have 1 Michelin Star & 3 AA rosettes. 

As a food and wine expert and hospitality consultant, Moore is a man of discerning tastes, both literally and figuratively speaking.

We discuss David’s journey...

Oct 15, 2019

Cem Oktem is from The Packet Bridge Fish & Chips in Bolton Le Sands & the soon to be Westgate Fish & Chips in Morecambe.

I have known Cem for a good few years, as he and his brother have been friends and customers for some time.

Similar to the conversation we had with Banico Zeniou in Episode 26, we wanted to just sit...

Oct 10, 2019

Adam Stokes is the co-owner of Adams Restaurant & The Oyster Club in Birmingham with his wife Natasha.

Adam is a private person; he likes to keep his head down and keep the focus on the restaurants. All of his attention is on making the restaurants better one step at a time.

I would like to congratulate the Adam & the...

Oct 3, 2019

There isn’t a lot that Stephen doesn’t know about coffee and for that reason, many call him the coffee hunter.

We discussed how Stephen went from the commodity desks at Goldman Sachs to trading speciality coffee, which didn’t really exist before he started Mercanta, we discuss coffee roasting in the U.K, issues...