Get to know me better
I love to cook and I do it with all my love and energie so people gets the best food experience.
I am a traditional Cretan and Mediterranean Cook. I love to cook, so people can taste the Greek and Cretan cuisine with local products and flavors that you can only find only on Crete. I learned to cook through my grandmother and mother. I keep using small "secrets" and personal touches in my recipes and I am always willing to share those with you.
For me, cooking is...
is the best way to share my love for the Cretan cuisine with the people who love to explore the local gastronomy and traditional flavors of Crete
I learned to cook at...
at home with my nana when I was 11 years old. I was lucky to get all the family recipes from my grandmother and my mother.
A role model in the kitchen is...
My grandmother who passed on all the secrets that make the Greek cuisine special
A cooking secret...
My secret in the kitchen... Fresh and local products, experience and love for cooking
As a Private Chef, I can offer you:
Simply tell me what you're craving! I would love to create the perfect menu for your special occasion in Heraklion.
A longer stay in Heraklion? I'm available for holidays, on a daily basis, and so forth. Just let me know!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Heraklion.
Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around Heraklion.
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