Chef Mohamad Orfali
From the aromatic kitchens of Syria to the bustling culinary scene of Dubai, Chef Mohamad Orfali’s gastronomic voyage is a rich tapestry of tradition, innovation, and love for Middle Eastern cuisine. His culinary narrative began in his homeland, where the timeless recipes passed down through generations ignited his passion for food. The quest for culinary mastery led him to the esteemed corridors of Le Cordon Bleu, Paris, where he honed his skills and embraced the essence of gastronomic excellence.
Chef Orfali’s philosophy is a harmonious blend of tradition and modernity.
He reveres the authentic flavors of the Middle East, cherishing the tales every ingredient tells, and the cultural essence encapsulated in every dish. Yet, he is not confined by tradition. His culinary style is a bold exploration that marries the age-old recipes with contemporary techniques, creating a unique gastronomic narrative that resonates with the modern palate while paying homage to the rich culinary heritage.
What sets Chef Orfali apart is his unwavering commitment to promoting Middle Eastern cuisine on a global stage.
Through his restaurant Orfali Bros, he brings to life the exotic aromas, vibrant flavors, and the warm hospitality characteristic of the Middle Eastern culture. His innovative approach transcends the conventional, offering a modern interpretation of traditional dishes, crafted with meticulous attention to detail and a profound respect for the culinary traditions that form the cradle of his culinary inspiration.
Chef Orfali is not just a maestro of the kitchen; he is a storyteller, an educator, and a fervent advocate for the rich, diverse culinary tapestry of the Middle East.
His endeavors extend beyond the kitchen, as he engages in educating and inspiring individuals through cooking classes, workshops, and culinary events. Through his art, Chef Orfali invites you to embark on a savory journey that celebrates the culinary heritage of the Middle East, offering a delightful exploration of its diverse and exquisite flavors.