From MIT To A Bakery: Meet Trinidadian Biomedical Engineer and Chef

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Trinidadian Dr Winnette McIntosh Ambrose, has a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

But there is something else that Ambrose is good at that you may never had guess. She loves baking. Ambrose owns and operates a boutique bakery in Washington D.C called The Sweet Lobby. She left the bio-medical field to became a pastry chef.

Five years ago, Ambrose and her brother won the Food Network’s popular Cupcake Wars competition.

On the Tuesday (January 23, 2018), episode of Food Network TV show Chopped, Ambrose won the Gold Medal Games Baking competition. She now compete in the US$50,000 grand finale scheduled to be aired on January 30th.

Tisha Ricketts

Born and raised in Freeport Bahamas, I am a lover of Caribbean life and all things equal. I believe that someday, the Caribbean will come together as one nation

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