Get to know me better
Passionate, discipline and professional Always seeking for the best flavor combinations.
I'm a professional chef for 4,5 years. I'm the Head Chef of one of the hottest bakeries in Amsterdam. I love simple dishes with just few ingredients where flavor and technique is the key. I'm Portuguese so I like bold flavors. I'm a strong believer that the best moments happen around a table so every dish that I elaborate is according to that philosophy.
For me, cooking is...
Giving and receiving joy. Cooking is my passion and my life.
I learned to cook at...
Peixaria da Esquina in Lisbon.
A role model in the kitchen is...
My role model is Chef Sónia Machado that teach me the fundamentals and the base of my work philosophy and ethic
A cooking secret...
Is my background on one of the most influential cuisines in the world, Portuguese Cuisine
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 Parede. Simply tell me what you're craving!
At home cooking course
Choose this option for a private cooking class in Parede and I will put together a tailor-made cooking lesson for you.
Hire me as a culinary consultant in Parede to help you with your restaurant.
Book your experience with Henrique Lyon De Castro Henrique
Specify the details of your requests and our Chefs will send you a customised menu.