February 20-24, 2019 Miami Beach
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Michell Sanchez

Grilling Expert, Restaurateur/Owner, Latin House Grill & MadLove Restaurants

Michell Sanchez, known as Chef M, is an award-winning chef who specializes in multicultural Cuban, Mexican and American cuisine. As owner and Executive Chef of Latin House Grill and Madlove Restaurants in Miami, he fuses traditional and modern flavors to create a one-of-a-kind culinary experience.

Chef M and his food have been featured in several media outlets in the U.S. as well as abroad including CNN, Al Jazeera, Univision’s Primer Impacto and Despierta America, Food Network’s Diners Drive-In’s and Dives, Guy’s Grocery Games... READ MORE

Grilling Expert, Restaurateur/Owner, Latin House Grill & MadLove Restaurants

Michell Sanchez, known as Chef M, is an award-winning chef who specializes in multicultural Cuban, Mexican and American cuisine. As owner and Executive Chef of Latin House Grill and Madlove Restaurants in Miami, he fuses traditional and modern flavors to create a one-of-a-kind culinary experience.

Chef M and his food have been featured in several media outlets in the U.S. as well as abroad including CNN, Al Jazeera, Univision’s Primer Impacto and Despierta America, Food Network’s Diners Drive-In’s and Dives, Guy’s Grocery Games and Mystery Diners, Cooking Channel’s Eat St. His most recent TV appearance was on Food Network’s popular show Chopped.
Chef M proudly joined the National Honey Board in a culinary adventure, taking his flavor profiles to main markets across the U.S. As the spokesperson for the National Honey Board, Chef M creates unique and inspiring recipes incorporating honey as the main ingredient.
Latin House Grill has been the recipient of prestigious awards such as the South Beach Food and Wine Festival Red Robin’s “Best of the Bash” Award presented by celebrity chef Rachel Ray, Burger Brawl Champions, and “Best Burger in South Florida” for four years presented by Burger Beast. The winning burger impressed Red Robin’s judges beating out a number of gourmet burgers from celebrity chefs from around the country. Now, the “MadLove” Burger is available year-round in all Red Robin’s nationwide.

Born in Havana, Cuba and moving to Miami at the age of two, Chef M grew up in the kitchen, surrounded by delicious tasting food and cooking influences. At a young age, many people exposed him to the world of unique flavors. His step mother was a trained pastry chef, his uncle is the Head Chef for Versailles and La Carreta restaurants in Miami. His mother’s a.k.a Chuchi’s touch is his secret ingredient in all his dishes and his wife Bella, who brought into his world her Mexican tastes and love of all that is fiery, they all sparked inspiration and curiosity for fuse sweet and savory flavors together with quality fresh ingredients to create mouth-watering meals.
He served in the United States Air Force and later entered the business world though his passion for cooking never faded. He began to cook at home and experiment with new flavors and dishes. With the help of his mother, she encouraged him to start his own business. Soon, Latin House Grill was born, though small and mobile at first, he gathered enough clientele to open his own restaurant. With his wife and mom and most of the family working alongside with him, Latin House Grill is one of the most popular and talked about restaurants in Miami.

“We started this journey on a truck selling Burgers and Tacos, and look at us now!”

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