Get to know me better
I am a fun loving chef who's Caribbean background and culture comes out in my food.
I am a culinary enthusiest with 11 years experience in the culinary field, I studied in the heat trust NTA culinary institute in Jamaica, I gained experience in couples negril a 5 star hotel, I have worked 4years on the largest cruise ship in the world, the allure of the seas. I have been working in the UAE since 2016,
For me, cooking is...
cooking is my passion, I grew up in the kitchen, I use cooking as therapy, and it is my profession so it's a win win.
I learned to cook at...
I learned cooking at home while watching, helping my mother in the kitchen, culinary techniques, principles in culinary school.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Thomas Keller, i admire his ability to extract and build flavors with the natural and basic ingredients
A cooking secret...
keeping the seasoning and marination simple to be able to get out the flavors of the ingredients, which makes you food taste amazing.
As a professional Chef, I offer the following services
I can provide catering services in Dubai for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and more.
Enjoy the services of a private chef during your holidays in Dubai.
At home cooking course
Choose this option for a private cooking class in Dubai and I will put together a tailor-made cooking lesson for you.
Hire me as a culinary consultant in Dubai to help you with your restaurant.
Lionel Photo Gallery
Here you can see some of my dishes and other pictures
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