Welcoming Chef Dimitris Katrivesis
Greek Superchef Dimitris Katrivesis to join Nostimo Chef-in-Residence, David Tsirekas for an exciting week of flavour in May, including Brisbane’s first ever Greek Yum Cha experience.
El Bulli (Spain) – Ryugin (Tokyo) – Dos Palillos (Barcelona) – Fuga (Athens) – Nostimo (Brisbane)
His cooking has been described as ‘daring, self-assured and full of expression’, a chef who makes ‘harmonious and refined dishes, not just ones with intensity and macho charm’ and this May, Brisbane will experience the famed flavours of Greek superchef Chef Dimitris Katrivesis firsthand when he takes up residence at Nostimo Restaurant Bar ahead of the Paniyiri Greek Festival.
Join us for a week of culinary delights will see Chef Katrivesis commencing with Katrivesis at Nostimo – Tuesday May 14 to Friday May 17, followed by the Katrivesis Signature Degustation Dinner – Wednesday May 15, and finally Meze Karotsi at Nostimo: Paniyiri Geek Festival – Saturday and Sunday, May 18 and 19.
In a culinary event not to be missed, Chef Katrivesis will join The Greek Club’s Chef In Residence, the famed David Tsirekas, to host a Signature Degustation Dinner. The menu has been beautifully designed by Chef Katrivesis to feature traditional Greek favourites, prepared and presented with his signature Japanese Peruvian twist. This night of culinary delights will be MC’d by Chef Tsirekas, giving guests a deeper insight into the man behind the dishes, his methods and inspirations.
Med oyster – Oyster / cucumber / mastic
Axinosalata – White fish / sea urchin / bottarga
Imam – Eggplant
Garides Saganaki – Shrimp / feta cheese / oven baked tomato sauce
Pastitsio – Wagyu tartar / caviar / bechamel / nutmeg
Stifado – Oxtail / orzo / graviera cheese
Ouzo pre dessert
Ravani – Coconut steamed cake / mastic /sour cherry
Greek Yogurt and Honey – Yuba / honey namelaka / cucumber spoon sweet / Cantonese fried walnuts
Option to include matched wines
Katrivesis at Nostimo
Your Nostimo dining experience is about to get kicked up a notch. With Chef Katrivesis in residence, he will work with local South East Queensland produce creating daily lunch and dinner specials showcasing his famous style, as well as mentoring the kitchen team at Nostimo. Don’t miss your chance to indulge in Katrivesis’ signature style – book your table to dine at Nostimo between Tuesday May 14 – Friday May 17.
Meze Karotsi at Nostimo
Over the famous Paniyiri Greek Festival weekend, Nostimo Restaurant will be transformed into Brisbane’s first ever Greek Yum-Cha … introducing the Meze Karotsi/Greek Trolley, a style Chef Katrivesis has made famous throughout the world! Diners can enjoy unique Greek meze plates in traditional Yum-Cha fashion, and to add to the authenticity of the event each guest will receive faux Greek currency to use!
Embrace Greek this May
While Chef Katrivesis’s visit to Brisbane is for just over one week, in the sharing spirit so famous in Greece, there are plenty of opportunities for food lovers to taste his fare and meet The Man! Be sure to book your table at Nostimo for the week leading into Paniyiri to sample Chef Katrivesis’s incredible lunch and dinner specials, indulge in the Katrivesis Signature Degustation on Wednesday 15 May and be part of Brisbane’s first Greek YumCha experience at Nostimo’s Meze Karotsi over Paniyiri weekend!
Call our team on 3844 1166 for more information