He is a leading figure in the renewal of Rhodian cuisine, and he has inspired dozens of chefs in the Dodecanese to evolve and promote local cuisine. His book "Long Smell - The culinary heritage of Rhodes" is a book of reference. After his studies, he worked in great hotels’ restaurants in Greece and abroad. Today he is the executive chef of "Noble Gourmet", which was the first restaurant in Rhodes to be awarded with the "Golden Caps" award.
After completing his studies, he gained great experience working in famous and award-winning restaurants abroad. However, his professional career and his evolution were determined by George Trumouchis' research on the local cuisine of the island of Rhodes. He is the head chef of "Noble Gourmet", which is awarded with a "Golden Cap" award. He also works as an executive chef at the Michelin restaurant “Pastorale” in Belgium.
Guest chef: Sotiris Evangelou
A chef with a brilliant journey and many “Golden Caps” in his career, Sotiris Evangelou is the first to impose the Greek-centric concept in fine dining in high-end hotels and restaurants, as he engages the audience with his technique. He has studied at the Alain Ducasse School in Paris and has worked in many of its restaurants. He is now the executive chef of the “Salonica” restaurant at Makedonia Palace in Thessaloniki, and he keeps being awarded with “Golden Caps”.
Elysium Resort & Spa
The luxury resort, extending for about 400m along the magnificent beach of Kallithea, catches the eye with its futuristic and gorgeous architecture, a combination of technology and modern design. An extremely impressive eight-storey central building with three panoramic outdoor elevators, a beautiful patio, an artificial lake and an elegant aesthetic. The hotel has contributed in promoting the Rhodian gastronomy and the modern Dodecanesian cuisine in general. The dîner de gala will take place at the awarded fine dining restaurant “Noble Gourmet” (Toque d’Or 2019). Executive chef George Troumouhis in collaboration with chef Stamatis Misomikes recreate with inspiration the local Rhodian cuisine with a modern gastronomic perception
Contemporary and impressive, built upon the famous “Kallithea” beach that lays in front of the hotel, this luxurious hotel stands out with its futuristic and majestic architecture that combines technology and modern design in harmony. The impressive eight-story central building with its 3 panoramic exterior elevators, its beautiful patio, its artificial lake and its sophisticated aesthetics makes you want to choose it as a vacation spot if you have high quality standards. Elysium is a unique hotel for those seeking local flavors, quality products, culture and gastronomy.
With a powerful pair of chefs and their experienced team, Elysium is being on top as far as gastronomy is concerned. The executive chef Yorgos Troumouhis and the chef Stamatis Misomikes have studied in depth the Dodecanese cuisine and offer a menu based on deep knowledge and high technique. In the awarded fine dining restaurant “Noble Gourmet” (Golden Caps Award 2019), they recreate the local Rhodian cuisine in a modern, inspired way. In Fresh Mediterranean Restaurant, modern Greek cuisine is dominant, with dishes based on many Rhodian recipes and quality local products combined with Mediterranean flavors. Finally, the main restaurant “Emerald” offers a rich buffet breakfast, filled with greek products, and a dinner table d’ hôte menu, inspired from international and greek cuisine, with high standards.
The complex is divided into three wings. The central hosts the reception and the standard rooms and has been decorated by Angelos Angelopoulos. A key feature of the resort are the many luxurious suites, grouped according to their decorative style. Recent impressive additions are the "Bohemian Collection" suites, boho chic style with natural materials dominated by wood and rattan, open plan layout, lounge terrace with pergola and pool with a lovely day bed with shade. The zen style dominates all of the Suites River Passage Suites. Here, the ground-floor suites all have a garden and a pool, while the junior suites on the floor have jacuzzi on the terrace. Finally, the oriental style gives the tone to the sixteen luxurious Ottoman Gardens suites with a pool and aesthetic garden.
It has large outdoor pool, green gardens, spacious scenery and quality options at all levels. The chic, abstract style rooms of various types, all with spacious balconies and magnificent sea views, are breathtaking. A special concept of hosting is “Elite Club” which is characterized by high quality privileges. The members of the 'Elite Club' stay in luxurious rooms and suites on the two executive floors while all day long they have access to a private lounge with free juices, soft drinks, tea, coffee and light snacks, foreign press, public relations officer for exclusive service, late check out, etc.
www.elysium.gr or at +302241045700.