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There is no limit to the creative combinations of ingredients and techniques every culture has to offer.
As a true Mexican native, I grew up with the smell of home made cook every day. I take pride in recreating dishes from my youth and bringing them to the modern-day table. There is a real responsibility to give my clients not just a great dining experience, but a genuinely connected life experience with their food. It should be original, unique preparations, locally sourced, and equally as masterful as eating anywhere in the world. I’m proud of all that we can locally source here in Mexico, and I want to do it justice every time, every course, every bite.
I strive to create food you absolutely crave. My food isn’t fussy or architecturally constructed just to look pretty on Instagram. It’s to be savored, devoured, and then talked about for years. I want you to be stunned over flavors and complex techniques. What I really want is for you to think: "That’s one of the best things I have ever eaten.” There’s not a dish on my menu that I don’t think you’ll feel that way about. I am unapologetically proud of what I deliver and how it makes my clients feel while eating it. Menus evolve daily as I strive to create dishes that go above and beyond all expectations. It is my personal mission to endlessly explore flavors from around the globe.
For me, cooking is...
My Passion, Love and Life
I learned to cook at...
My Mom's Kitchen firstly, then in the kitchens of different restaurants throughout Mexico with the real teachers: "Cooks"
A role model in the kitchen is...
Carlos Gaytán from Mexique
A cooking secret...
It’s extremely important for me to respect every ingredient.
As a professional Chef, I offer the following services
I can create a menu based on your preferences to enjoy in the comfort of your home in Puerto Vallarta. Simply tell me what you're craving!
Enjoy the services of a private chef during your holidays in Puerto Vallarta.
At home cooking course
Choose this option for a private cooking class in Puerto Vallarta and I will put together a tailor-made cooking lesson for you.
Hire me as a culinary consultant in Puerto Vallarta to help you with your restaurant.
Reviews about Danny
Chef Danny was professional, courteous, and worked hard to prepare an amazing meal and experience for us. The food presentation was phenomenal and could compete with anything found at the most high-end restaurants.
I would bring him back again on my next visit.
Matt Hill-Sep 27, 2019
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