Christian Colognesi

Christian Colognesi 2019-04-15T14:09:41+10:00

Growing up in Northern Italy meant being surrounded by notoriously good food and wine at a young age, which meant that Christian’s future as a Chef was well established before he even knew it! His early days were spent cooking with the family, utilising the abundance of amazing produce, and learning to handle them with the most traditional methods.

Christian’s career officially began as a Chef in Milan, working in a number of distinguished restaurants, before moving to the Milan Intercontinental. A good relationship with the Intercontinental helped him transfer to London to gain experience and consultation from the famed Giorgio Locatelli.

After many years of cooking his way around Europe, Christian moved to Sydney, where he displayed his traditional Italian cuisine as the Head Chef at places like Bambini Trust and The Corner House, with numerous high scores and write-ups from the Sydney Good Food Guide.

Christian has the trademark perpetual Italian passion for all things food and wine. When he’s not cooking, Christian can be found eating his way around Sydney or shopping at the local markets for the best seasonal produce he can lay his hands on!

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Testimonials for Christian Colognesi

We had a great evening. Great food and service.

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Craig Woolford (NSW)

Christian was very professional and very welcoming, he made wonderful food that was fully explained and he was very patient and kind with a lot of rowdy guests. All of us to attend the party with very impressed and would definitely have him cater for us again.

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Matthew Stewart (NSW)

Christian was absolutely fantastic. The food and the service were both wonderful.

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Jennifer Dill (NSW)

The Service and attention to detail was excellent. Christian of course explained each dish to my guests. Ayelisha was excellent and most attentive to the drinking requirements of my guests.
All in all a wonderful day was had by all. Thank You.

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Irena Nebenzahl (NSW)

Christian did a fantastic job.

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Katie McGovern (NSW)

Chef Christian showcased his talent, passion and respect for food through his 3 course taste sensation. He is very grounded and professional. Marty provided exceptional service and a friendly persona. We had a wonderful and memorable evening. Thanks guys!

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Winston (NSW)

Christian was engaging, wonderfully relaxed and organised. His food was outstanding.

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Tristan Landers (NSW)
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