Chef Philippa Kingsley — The Blonde Thai
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Chef Philippa Kingsley is a professional Thai chef who fell in love with Thailand in 1982. Trained in the art of Thai cuisine in Thailand, her culinary expertise led her from London via The Netherlands to the USA. She currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia and is president of Philippa’s Orient an exclusive and innovative Thai Culinary School and Thai Catering Company.
Because of her expertise and knowledge of authentic Thai cuisine, Chef Philippa has been invited to be guest chef for several special events and occasions by the Thai Ambassador, Thai Trade Center, and the Tourism Authority of Thailand.
She has also catered events for the American Ambassador to The Netherlands, Embassies and Consuls of Great Britain, Canada, South Africa and The Netherlands.
She is a renowned chef in the Atlanta area, having been guest chef on local television including Turner South. Featured in national and international publications including Elle, Cosmopolitan, Wine & Dine, Tip Culinair, Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, Atlanta Jewish Life Magazine, Symbol and The Atlanta Journal Constitution. Wholefoods selected her to be the Thai guest chef for the opening of their cooking school.
Thai cuisine is her passion leading Chef Philippa to personally create a traveling feast through the land she loves. The unique Culinary, Cultural, SPA Tour of Thailand program will nurture and pamper your body, mind and spirit and features regional hands-on cooking classes, fascinating cultural experiences including an elite private home visit and pampering spa treatments in each region.