Curador do Brazilian Taste
Flavio Amaral was born in Minas Gerais, a Brazilian state well-known for home-cooked food. He has lived also in Rio de Janeiro and moved to the United Kingdom 14 years ago where he has lived in Buckinghamshire – Cotswolds, Shropshire, Wales and London. From pub kitchens to Embassies, Flavio has developed his passion for cooking and has also experienced working as a private chef. In Wales, he attended the Hereford Tech College where he has experienced cooking with top chefs like Jamie Oliver and Rose Gray for important guests as ex-US presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, among others. As Head Chef of the Brazilian Embassy in 2016, Flavio launched the first edition of the Brazilian Taste Festival, a showcase of Brazilian cuisine that put together passionate Brazilian chefs with different backgrounds. With his experience, Flavio has also worked for other Embassies in London including Chile, Colombia and Israel, His upcoming new project is the second edition of the Brazilian Taste.