The Slowlife Diaries

The Tastemakers

Meet the Tastemakers – the individuals who together create a unique and unexpected dining experience that will take your breath away.

The Tastemakers – Chef David

Meet the Tastemaker: Chef David, the Brit who’s blazing trails at Soneva Kiri From northern England to some of the world’s finest establishments, Chef David thrives on challenge and creativity. David knew from the very first time that he walked … Read more

The Tastemakers – Chef Gyoten

Meet Michelin-starred Tastemaker Chef Kenji Gyoten A third-generation sushi master, Chef Kenji Gyoten’s entire life has been interwoven with the art of sushi – he even took some of his first steps in his grandfather’s kitchen. One of Soneva’s … Read more

The Tastemakers – Chef Sobah

Chef Sobah, championing Maldivian cuisine Maldivian born and bred, Chef Sobah is considered one of the pioneers of his islands’ rich culinary heritage. As a child, his family’s main source of income came from fishing, and he would help his … Read more