Albert Adria Faces His Fears to Realize his Dreams

Chef Albert Adria of El Bulli, Inopia, and 41° (now closed), Pakta, Tickets, Bodega 1900  and his two new Mexican restaurants Hoja Santa and Niño Viejo was the closing speaker at MAD Food Symposium in Copenhagen last month. The subject of his presentation to the surprise of the audience was fear. First off he confided…

Dinner at Albert Adria’s Pakta, Barcelona, Spain, Part 1

Nikkei adventure continues…… Part 1 I had been waiting to dine at Pakta since Spring of last year and then I finally got the opportunity a few weeks after my trip to Lima where, as I wrote in my last post, I had the chance to taste Mitsuharu Tsumura’s cuisine at Maido as I had…

Albert Adria, Tickets and 41°, Barcelona, Spain

I have had many conversations with Albert Adria over the years, and last year I had published an article during the time he was working on his new restaurants planned for 2013. Pakta opened to a very favorable response last year and my next post will be about the restaurant, the team which includes a…