DISHTALES PEOPLE

Dishtales People is all about featuring random people of all ages, genders, races and cultures. I visit these people (and their kitchens off course!) and discover their fascinating life stories and passion for food. Also, I ask them to prepare their favorite/signature dish for you all to enjoy!

Meet Menno

I was biking through a cute family neighbourhood a few weeks ago, on my way to a long-awaited Dishtales People shoot. We’ve been trying to set a date, but somewhere between countless events, writing…

Meet Paola

Indian summer hit Amsterdam and I knew that grey clouds would land and stick around for months to come. It was the early days of Fall and I was heavily craving summer food. Just imagine how…

Meet Anita & Julie

Hans Christian Anderson famously quoted: To Travel is to Live. If you’re fortunate enough to travel often you most definitely will embrace these words. Through travelling we discover the majestic landscapes of our planet, dive…

Meet The Siblings

A few weeks ago I visited my former colleague and dear friend Carola. Many years ago we worked together with teenagers on a cool musical productions and became friends ever since. A few years ago she…

Meet Christina

New York City, 2008. I remember this trip vividly. The NYC Marathon would take place that week, I would experience my very first Manhattan Halloween and there was this little thing going on called…

Meet Zoe

The moment my train arrived at Forrest Hill station I began to wonder how far I was from Central London. Such a lovely, green area with tranquility that is so rare to find in London. It’s fantastic…

Meet Rene

After passing what seemed like endless traffic on a midweek, sunny afternoon my Uber driver tells me that we’re almost on location. As I lower the car window I can hear the Islamic prayer…

Meet Dehlia

Meeting new earthlings is truly a gift of life that we should cherish. People come into our lives, leave their footprints and inspire us through the people they are and the things we learn from them. When…

Meet Noémie

It all started a year ago when I published my very first Instagram picture. While I tried to unravel the mysterious universe of hashtags I was mesmerized by the incredible amount of Instagram food bloggers….

Meet Jacopo

In the heart of the 16th arrondissement of mighty Paris lives an ambitious Italian young man with a sensational taste for food: Meet Jacopo. As the concierge of my hotel tells me that I’ve…

Meet Sander

An international superstar takes the stage today and shares his love for food with us. As we follow this DJ, producer, father of a lovely young lady and endless world traveler in his kitchen…

Meet Ebere

When I told a friend that I was excited to feature a lovely lady on the blog who was going to introduce us all to Nigerian cuisine I could’ve known that the following joke was bound…

Meet David

Blogging allows you to share your passion with the world, meet fantastic people and develop some great skills. On top of that, as a food blogger you get to taste (and eat!) a variety…

Meet Irene

The beautiful thing about visiting the people that I feature is that I have the opportunity to discover the versatility of each individual’s life, through their stories and dishes. Now as I claim to be…

Meet Ben

It’s a common fact that you need to train your skills in order to benefit from them. When we translate this to cooking skills, one must (1) consistently perform try-outs (and miserably fail from time…

Meet Lúcia

It’s always a sincere pleasure to meet people with a passion for food. Not just to taste their signature dishes and listen to their fabulous food stories, but also to just meet our fellow ‘earthlings’….

Meet Eva

Fall has arrived and as the colors of the world start to change we all prepare for that temperature to drop as well. Considering that the Dishtales headquarters are in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we are…

Meet Danny

Welcome to Danny’s steakhouse! This life-loving, eager to learn, and always smiling fitness guru has a dark secret he wishes to share loud & proud: Danny’s has a die-hard love for FOOD! And when I say die-hard…