Executive Eye For Detail

Auckland-raised executive chef Ryan Arboleda shares some two of his favourite recipes with the Bangkok Post: Slow cooked New Zealand lamb breast with shaved fennel and pureed peas and Tiramisu ‘Verrine’. Philippines-born Arboleda has worked in some top hotels including the Langham, Auckland, the Ascott Grand Metropolis Hotel, Crown Casino Melbourne, Peter Thornley’s Bracu Restaurant and many others. He is currently employed as executive chef with luxury resort Paresa Phuket in Thailand. “Ryan brings with him a passion for food and keen eye for detail that will add to the success of our dining experiences,” Paresa general manager Scot Toon said.


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Karen Walker Launching Cool and Real Wedding Line

Karen Walker Launching Cool and Real Wedding Line

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