Industry Update
Appointment26 May 2021

Mathew Sherry

Appointed Head Chef of Number One
At The Balmoral in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Mathew Sherry

The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel in Edinburgh, proudly welcomes Mathew Sherry as the new Head Chef of Number One - the hotel's fine-dining Michelin-starred restaurant.

Edinburgh born Mathew joins Number One from his role as Head Chef of Michelin-starred Northcote in Lancashire, where he worked closely with Executive Chef Lisa Goodwin-Allen. Prior to Northcote, Mathew honed his skills under Chef Patron Dominic Jack, working for seven years at Castle Terrace in Edinburgh during the restaurant's Michelin-starred reign.

Mathew will continue to showcase seasonal Scottish produce at the forefront of the Number One dining experience. He has developed a new 3-course menu and 7-course seasonal menu using classical flavours and modern techniques.

Rocco Forte Hotels

Founded by Sir Rocco Forte and his sister Olga Polizzi in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels is a collection of 17 luxury hotels, resorts and private residences with a unique character. All are iconic addresses, both historic and modern, carved out of magnificent buildings in exceptional locations.
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