Cristian Marino now in the Maldives

Dear friends, this update is for you who have been following my blog for a long time .Since September 2021 I have been here in the Maldives, where I will stay for a while.I have always wanted to know the islands of the Maldives, so I am happy to be on an atoll not far…

How to cook lobster risotto like a Chef

The lobster risotto recipe has been with me for many years now and when summer arrives, I can’t help but revisit this recipe and that’s what I’m doing here in the Maldives too, letting myself be inspired by the local colors and ingredients. So I decided to bring here on my blog the recipe of…

10 Rules of the Chef in the Modern Era

Ten “Rules” of the Chef by Cristian Marino: The world of work has changed a lot and consequently also the way of working in the kitchen.When I started my career in the 1990s, chefs were famous for being fat and arrogant.Nowadays many new generation chefs are fit and with a very different attitude. But just…

How to Poach an Egg like a Chef

Do you want to learn how to make the perfect poached egg? It’s very simple, just follow these 5 steps: The freshness of the eggs is extremely important, if the eggs are not very fresh it will be difficult to obtain perfect poached eggs. Now let’s discover together the five simple steps for the perfect…

International Hummus Day in the Maldives

This year Friday 13 May is a lucky day because we celebrate the world day of one of my favorite dishes, Hummus. As mentioned in my book during the time I lived in Dubai, hummus was my daily food at that time and I still love hummus here in the Maldives. Today for the international…

Watermelon Pizza a very healthy, simple and tasty choice

With the advent of summer, the watermelon gradually becomes the protagonist of our tables. So I decided to bring a super healthy pizza to your tables. Pizza with watermelon, olives and feta cheese. Let’s find out the 5 simple steps for this amazing and simple Watermelon Pizza : Five steps to our Watermelon “Pizza” Choose…