We were delighted to be involved in a UK first on Wednesday 20th June 2012, as along with Ocado we broadcast the first UK virtual cook-a-long through Google+ Hangouts and live streamed via YouTube. The Ocado Mealtime Masterclass involved three Michelin starred chefs, a camera crew, live webstreaming on YouTube AND Matthew Fort as host - was it a case of too many cooks in the kitchen? Read on to find out
Blog post for Great British Chefs by Mecca Ibrahim
The capacity for things to go wrong on live TV is quite high. Add some new technology to the mix, with three Michelin starred chefs, Galton Blackiston, Simon Hulstone & Josh Eggleton, demoing their showcase summer time dishes in front of thousands of people. Get some of those people to cook the dishes at home, with their kitchens also appearing in the Google+ Hangout & YouTube live stream and the capacity for things to go wrong grows somewhat.
Read full blog post here ……http://www.greatbritishchefs.com/community/ocado-great-british-chefs-mealtime-masterclass-google-hangout