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Japanese Asian Western Fusion Cuisine
“Where East meets West”
Asian Western Fusion Cuisine
I am a professional Japanese chef currently in charge of Tennyo Restaurant at Hotel Casa Colonial in Tulum. My style is Asian cuisine at a Western style.
My expertise is on Japanese dishes like raw food (like sushi) as well as hot (for example, curry). However I have also experience on fusion cuisine, and if requested I can cook vegetarian and vegan cuisine too.
Before coming to Tulum, I was head chef of a Japanese restaurant at a 4-star hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam for 4 years. I have traveled to many countries in Asia and For some XXX years I used to work in a restaurant in Tokyo, Japan.
I love to cook healthy food and being creative when someone orders a special request. I also love to cook beautiful and organic food.
I can design and cook a menu considering you, your family and friends’ taste and likes. And I can give cooking lessons too for all your familia and friends members! And for kids I can design special cooking classes and food. Fun at lunch or dinner time for them!!
For me, cooking is...
Cooking is a journey, passion, design and creative for me. It is also important to be healthy. I always focus on a healthy and happy lifestyle.
I learned to cook at...
I learned cooking in Japan. and journey also gave me a lot of impressions.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Variety cooking style. Japanese fusion. Free style.
A cooking secret...
Treating the raw ingredients with care and happy, passion, creative, cooking.
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 Tulum. Simply tell me what you're craving!
I can provide catering services in Tulum for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and more.
At home cooking course
Choose this option for a private cooking class in Tulum and I will put together a tailor-made cooking lesson for you.
Hire me as a culinary consultant in Tulum to help you with your restaurant.
Book your experience with Yukari Ikeda Yukari
Specify the details of your requests and our Chefs will send you a customised menu.