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Hard working, creative and reliable
After a short career in journalism, he decided to follow his passion for cooking and has now been a successful Chef for 15 years. He is passionate for the Mediterranean cuisine, especially the Greek culinary tradition, for its simplicity in techniques and memories of taste and flavor. A strong believer in seasonal produce, maintaining his own vegetable and herb garden. He wholly believes in the power of food to unite people and their stories. His ambition is to show people another way to love and to give, through cooking.
For me, cooking is...
Cooking is the epitome of all sciences. It is memory, emotion, expression of culture, notion of generosity and creativity.
I learned to cook at...
After my studies in culinary arts at "Le Monde" Institute in Athens, I worked as an apprentice for renowned Chef Yiannis Lucacos for two years.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Honestly, it's any Chef I have had contact with in my career. Some of them became great friends and mentors as well.
A cooking secret...
The essence of cooking lies within the ingredients and the attention to detail.
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 Chania.
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Chania.
Chef Vassilis's reviews
Good communication with the Chef and a very professional person.
Rupert Barrett - Jul 29 2019
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