London, 14 September 2015: Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel and Spa in Mallorca has announced the appointment of Executive Chef Javier Soriano.
A renowned chef and gastronomic consultant, Soriano will oversee the hotel’s overall culinary strategy and bring his extensive expertise and passion for Mediterranean cuisine to the restaurants: Cap Roig and Es Fanals.
Born in Madrid, Soriano trained in several Michelin-starred restaurants in Spain including Koldo Royo, Xoriguer and the three-starred Zalacain. He has broad experience gained from a number of hotels including Marriott Son Antem and Hotel Ritz in Madrid, amongst others.
Soriano has received multiple awards. He won the first Spanish championship for “Tapas and Pinchos” with the best Mediterranean tapas; he was recognised by the Mallorcan Restaurant Business Association for his valuable contribution to Balearic cuisine; and his book“Tapes i Broquetes de Mallorca” was nominated for the World Cook Book Championship.
Soriano’s international experience and expertise in hospitality, combined with a clear Mediterranean influence, will ensure a memorable Mallorcan culinary experience for guests at Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel and Spa.
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About Jumeirah Port Soller:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa crowns a cliff overlooking the Port of Soller and enjoys extensive, uninterrupted sea views on one side, and has a backdrop of the Tramuntanas – recently declared a UNESCO Heritage Site – on the other. The hotel has 121 rooms and suites, two restaurants, four bars, two swimming pools and its Talise Spa which is located in its own luxurious complex. Respecting the harmony of the landscape, the hotel is divided into eleven low-rise structures ensuring that visitors experience a truly exceptional and natural environment during their stay. www.jumeirah.com/mallorca
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Bodrum, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VenuTM; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; and Jumeirah SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com
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