Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I’m your average masculine guy living in SF. I live a pretty laid
back lifestyle, doesn’t mean I don’t work hard, because I do.
Basically meaning I don’t get caught up in petty BS, that so many
find themselves getting themselves entangled in. I love to travel
and experience other cultures. I had the opportunity to live in
Italy for a year, which changed the way I see the world and those
around me. I like how traveling can do that to us. I also enjoy the
outdoors, exploring the wilderness on hikes or camping in the
redwoods. We live in one of the most beautiful places on earth and
I love that its in our back yard!
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
While going to college for a Geography degree, I got totally caught
up in the college party scene. By my fourth year of school I had
lost all focus on classes and I knew that I needed a change in my
life. Thats when I dropped out and decided to get a culinary
degree. I knew it wouldn’t be easy, but I liked the challenge and
it was a way to refocus my life and create goals for myself. This
path change allowed me to live and cook in Italy and work in some
of the best kitchens in the North Bay and SF. And now after 7 years
of hard work, I am finally running my own kitchen and creating
menus. I am anxious for what the future may bring. Now that my
career is in focus I hope to find someone to share life’s
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Cooking, obviously... I’ve always liked the challenge of turning
raw ingredients into something beautiful and delicious. Over the
past few years I’ve become quite skilled at making Salumi, the
Italian art of meat curing. I’ve also have some pretty wicked
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Just finished reading the Lost City of Z. Enjoy cookbooks, Anthony
Bordain’s Kitchen Confidential/Cooks Tour. Favorite movie:
Shawshank Redemption Music: too many to list but love Dave
Matthews, Bob Marley, Pheonix, Ben Harper, Wilco ect...
TV: Sons of Anarchy, Breaking Bad, Walking Dead, ok I’ll admit to
liking Glee as well
Love all cuisines... Very partial to Vietnamese Pho, just so
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Family, Friends, my cookbook collection, iphone/internet, my studio
with a bay view, wine/beer
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Politics, the news, environmental challenges we face, America’s
obesity problem, Supporting small farmers, Ending farm subsidies
for corporate farms, ending 2 devastating wars, SF’s homeless
problem keeping school lunches healthy, the possibility of my
parents loosing their home, my schizophrenic brother staying
stable, healthy, and able to stick to his meds
And much, much more...
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
like to go out to the bars with friends, especially after a
difficult night in the kitchen
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