Orange is The New Black is a new TV series from Netlix which follows the life of a middle class women after her past catches up with her and she finds herself in jail on drug charges. The comedy is a bit of a Weeds meets Arrested Development meets Breaking Bad style affair with the tough side of jail life perfectly offset with humor and fear.
To help promote the show the Netflix team have produced a range of prison based recipes. From prison pad Thai to correctional cheesecake - these humorous recipes are meant to show how the inmates of this fictional prison go to great lengths to make sure they still eat well.
Staff shortages are hitting the hospitality sector hard, prompting some restaurants to look outside the industry to train those without restaurant experience for life in the kitchen. Andrew Friedman finds out more.