Your 15 minutes of fame: Jace

FAMOUS: Jace Blunden is the chef at The Essential Ingredient
FAMOUS: Jace Blunden is the chef at The Essential Ingredient

IN keeping with Andy Warhol's belief everyone should be famous for at least 15 minutes, we bring you the stars as we make them. 

Name: Jace Blunden

Heroes: Thomas Keller, David Bowie, Gough Whitlam, my grandfather.

Drink: Coffee so strong it has its own gravitational pull.

Food: Something uncomplicated yet skilfully prepared.

Reading: History of anything, political, economic or social theory, modern lit, tempered with some sci-fi, trash and loads of cookbooks.

Music: Something noisy and socially unacceptable is preferable.

Loves: Family.

Hates: People who compromise their values for power.

Interests: Changing the world. Adapting. Being Better.

Theory on life: Put the work in, clean up after yourself.

Wildest desire: Equity. Failing that, lots of cheese. 

Biggest drag: Neoliberalism, bad cheese.