“I have no signature dish, South Africa is my signature.” says Margot Janse, the Tasting Room at Le Quartier Français is the stage for award-winning chef Margot Janse and her unique eight-course, contemporary African-inspired surprise Tasting Menu. “My culinary philosophy is telling the South and Southern African stories. Celebrating the unique ingredients from here. Everything has a purpose, everything has a story. Creating new dishes always starts with a story, either of origin, ingredients of culture” says Margot Janse GELINAZ! Does Upper-Austria - dishes will be deconstructed, dismantled and reinterpreted to make it your creation… “It is a very exciting project, collaborating with 2 other chefs who I have never worked with. It is all about creative play, respect and learning from each other’s cultures. Then we can translate this into a new story. I plan to bring some unique products with me.” Explains Margot Janse.
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