Food Stories with Samira Effa: ‘Strong-minded, determined, and hardworking. I definitely don’t think I would have got so far in the industry if I wasn’t like that’

The Box Tree Restaurant in Ilkley, owned and managed by Simon and Rena Gueller has quite the reputation when it comes to incredible food and talented chefs. From the likes of Michael Lawson to Marco-Pierre White, the Box Tree has seen many famed faces walk through its doors, with the most recent being Samira Effa,…

Food Stories with Ben Wild: ‘2019 is going to be the year’

Owner of Wild Greens Farm and producer of microgreens, micro herbs, and edible flowers, the lovely Ben Wild speaks to York Talks to reveal his ‘Food Story’. Read on to find out where it all began, the challenges of being the only microgreens supplier in Yorkshire, and Ben’s exciting plans for next years expansion of…