Smoked / fermented pumpkin with chanterelles, duck and goji – by Jordan Hajek
Jordan Hajek, Chef de Cuisine at Atelier by Sofitel at the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour hotel, shares his recipe for smoked / fermented pumpkin with chanterelles, duck and goji – a dish inspired by the time he spent cooking in Scandinavia, where we worked at Noma in Copenhagen.
Recipe: Strawberry jam
In Spain, the strawberry season runs in the months of February and May and although some years, we also have them in January and June. Around this dates, it is a good time to prepare a strawberry jam at home. It is grandmother’s recipe, the classic jam that is served to accompany bread or toast…
Focaccia Pugliese by Giuseppe Lioce
Focaccia is one of the most popular types of bread in Italy and much like many Italian dishes, it has different versions all over the country. In Bari, which is a port city in the Puglia region, the most popular focaccia comes with lovely fresh cherry tomatoes, a sprinkling of oregano and olives. Other names…
Stir-fried fresh lobster with spring onions, red onions and shallots by Wong Chi-fai
Wong Chi-fai, Executive Chef at 3-Michelin-starred T’ang Court in Hong Kong, shares his recipe for the classic Cantonese dish of stir-fried fresh lobster with spring onions, red onions and shallots.
Aji panca spiced pan-seared octopus and kalamata olives by Marc Benko
Marc Benko, Head Chef at Italian steakhouse, Bistecca, in Hong Kong, shares his recipe for aji panca spiced pan-seared octopus and kalamata olives. Aji panca is a mild, berry-flavoured chilli grown mainly in Peru. Read here.
Tuna | Lemon | Tomato by Mario Hofmann (Executive Chef, Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa)
Mario Hofmann, Executive Chef at the Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa, located right on the beach on Thailand’s eastern coast, shares his recipe for a dish that’s perfect for a hot and sunny day at the seaside.
Duck in tucupi sauce by Daniela Martins (restaurant Lá em Casa, Belém)
Pato no tucupi (duck in tucupi sauce): a roasted duck boiled in tucupi sauce (made out of cassava roots), jambu leaves (Brazilian herb), served with rice and “farinha d’água” (special kind of flour from Para, made of cassava).
Baked sweet potato with chickpeas, baby spinach, Spanish paprika and yoghurt
Daniel Bucher, Senior Executive Sous Chef at the Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park hotel in Thailand, shares his recipe for baked sweet potato with chickpeas, baby spinach, Spanish paprika and yoghurt.
Homemade potato gnocchi | Mediterranean seafood | Pecorino cheese | black pepper by Alessandro Cozzolino
Alessandro Cozzolino (Chef Portrait) is Chef de Cuisine at refined Italian restaurant Grissini at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong. Here he shares his recipe for gli gnocchi, cacio e pepe con frutti del mar Mediterraneo – homemade potato gnocchi, Mediterranean seafood, pecorino cheese, black pepper.