Chef Jock Zonfrillo shares Aboriginal inspirations in Brazil
One of Australia’s top chefs, Jock Zonfrillo of Adelaide’s Orana restaurant, shared his Aboriginal inspirations at a four-day food festival hosted by Brazil’s top food publication, Prazeres da Mesa.
Jock, who was hosted by the Australian Embassy in Brazil, held a talk and cooking class for media and industry and also cooked at a special dinner at restaurant Dalva & Dito with owner and chef Alex Atala (pictured).
Tourism Australia worked with media Estadão, O Globo and Mastercard Black Magazine to share his story as part of ongoing promotion of Australia’s food and wine experiences.
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