Welcome to my page.
Michael ‘Masterchef Mike’ Patterson, General Manager - Commodore Hotel Limited.
What is your cooking experience? Although I did have to spend six months on the Kitchen during my Hotel Management Training and did gain the basic cooking qualifications at Ara and when working overseas had a week at Le Cordon Bleu in London.
What is your signature dish? I love to cook a roast dinner for my wife and four hungry boys.
Why are you putting yourself on the line? Our family really do admire the awesome work that Matthew Mark and his team do for our community. It is a real honour to be able to do something pleasurable to raise money.
The Christchurch City Mission runs 13 services including the Back to School programme, emergency foodbank, separate men's and women's emergency night shelters, addiction counselling, men's and women's day programmes.
Taking business leaders out of their boardrooms and into their community to raise crucial funds for the Mission’s Back to School programme.