Over the last few years, there has been a trend of chefs moving away from larger catering services to small one or two-man operations. Going it alone for a chef does present its own challenges as any entrepreneur will tell you. There isn't any easy way to go about it.
For many, the bar is a safe zone. Free from risks of bacterial contamination and general food safety. Unfortunately, this is simply not the case. Although limited and to a lesser degree than the kitchen. The bar does carry risks in the same way as the kitchen.