Photo credit: Shok Schaefer

Photo credit: Shok Schaefer

2019 KEYNOTE

DARREN MACLEAN
CHEF + OWNER

shokunin
calgary, alberta

 

Chef Darren MacLean is passionate about food culture, sustainability and building community. His attention to detail and superior craftsmanship is what makes him a top chef in Canada. MacLean’s Japanese style brasserie, Shokunin is listed as one of Canada’s top 50 restaurants, now two years in a row, and has gained international acclaim as a culinary staple within the country. MacLean seeks to bridge culture through traditional and modern technique achieving this through the curation and delivery of local produce to the plate.

A strong player in the global food scene and featured on Netflix’s The Final Table, Chef Darren MacLean continues to showcase Canada to its global audience. A passionate public speaker and educator Chef Darren MacLean’s influence reaches far beyond the culinary industry.  


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