Kanuhura Maldives has announced the appointment of Chef Michele Mingozzi.
Chef Mingozzi brings strong international experience and reputation to Kanuhura, having worked in numerous remarkable fine-dining establishments around the world. His experience includes time at two- and three-Michelin star restaurants in Italy, Germany, and London.
His passion for food and flavour took him to the Philippines, the Middle East, Singapore and Fiji, where he headed the kitchen for the celebrated Laucala Island Resort, owned by Dietrich Mateschitz, the owner and founder of Red Bull.
Taking over the culinary reign at Kanuhura, Maldives, chef Mingozzi will be responsible for the resorts eight dining outlets as well as numerous destination and special dining locations and experiences. Chef Michele will focus on high-quality, fresh food blended with Maldivian food culture with worldwide food traditions.
Located on a private island in eastern Lhaviyani Atoll, Kanuhura Maldives offers a luxurious retreat with a beautiful outdoor pool and an on-site water sports centre.
The award-winning resort provides the highest standards of accommodation, service and guest experiences. With two beautiful neighbouring islets, Kanuhura is a unique and very private hideaway with a wide range of facilities, bars, restaurants, activities and sports.
Comprising three main restaurants, the culinary concept at Kanuhura Maldives aims to add value to the guests dining experiences by implementing diverse, smaller dining outlets in different locations set across the island.
Surrounded by popular dive sites, Kanuhura Maldives is a 40-minute seaplane ride from Male International Airport.