Information on our Executive Chef: Joseph Yacino is the head chef and principal owner of YaDa Chef.
Joseph Yacino is both a passionate cook and a talented food writer. His love of grand theater, opera and music is obvious in the many layers and harmonious tastes and textures of his dishes. The fact they are healthy reflect his lifelong passion of football (soccer) and physical fitness.
Joseph is author of Stay Fit Eat Allergy Free, a cookbook with over 200 recipes that are gluten free, soy free, dairy free, nut free, low sodium and calorie controlled.
Training in England, France, Greece, Italy, Norway, Scotland, as well as the United States, has helped him capture the classic and regional styling of many countries. The opportunity to manage and cook in a variety of restaurants from intimate hotel restaurants in England to an upscale tapas restaurant in Santa Fe, New Mexico, to casual eateries, gourmet pizza restaurants to diners have served as the building blocks.Joseph currently resides in South Florida and is the head chef/co-owner of YaDa Chef, an all natural/organic International Healthy Lifestyle Chef company providing services on super-yachts, and in private and holiday villas around the world as well as bi-annually doing Pop Up Supper Clubs in London and surrounding cities.
Our second in charge: Bryan Daniel is in charge of YaDa Chef’s day to day operation of the business. He also is the main contact with clients ensuring that everything is seamless from the customer's point of view. He is the details man.
Bryan takes the “concept”, the dreams and formulates them into realities of Dream Dinners and Happy Holidays.Bryan has worked in senior and adult facilities honing his ability to cook healthy on limited budgets for large groups with special dietary needs.
He also is the primary onsite chef providing services for families going through ordered therapy, and is developing YaDa Chef’s “Healing with Cooking Therapy” services.Certification from the United States Personal Chef Association brought him his own set of Personal Chef clients.
His passion in the kitchen is baking. His delicious desserts are just another reason clients return to YaDa Chef again and again.