Meet Mike, a certified badass in his own right

Whether riding on a vintage Royal Enfield across India or listening to old rock music, he forges a unique harmony of youthful adventure with a deep old soul that embodies him.Being authentic is something that Mike applies to all parts of his life, especially when creating masterpieces in his Barcelona kitchen.

One Interesting fact about you:

When I was 23, I went alone to India and I bought a Royal Enfield motorbike, and drove around India for 5 months.

Favorite dish:

Chilli, garlic pasta with parsley and lemon.. very simple and classical.

Favorite music playlist:

Eddie Veder and the xx. My favourite music genres are indie and old rock.

When I’m not in the kitchen…

I am reading philosophy or hanging out with friends, but I’m always cooking.

Inspirational quote:

“The two most important days of your life are the day that you were born and the day you find out why” by Mark Twain, or “The cure for the pain is in the pain” by Rumi, the sufi poet and mystic.

Book you read more than once:

“The power of now” by Eckhart Tolle

Your morning routine:

The only thing that is consistent every morning is my morning coffee on the terrace to soak up the morning sun.

Stress relievers:

When I’m stressed I meditate, go for a run, make avocado on toast, or all three.