MEET DAYAYA JOSEPH
Years of training, in depth studying, raw talent and tenacity has allowed her to develop her own dynamic style of cooking. Chef Day’s cuisines reflects a blend of her formal french training and Caribbean roots with use of bold spices and vibrant colors and her love for seasonal and fresh produce. So far Chef Day has had the opportunity to collaborate with some of the best and brightest Chefs that New York city has to offer.
Chef Day is a young culinary artist hailing from the Island of Haiti. At the age of 7 she immigrated to Miami, Florida. After growing up in Florida most of her life with some time spent studying in Nice, France. she decided to move to New York City at the age of 19 after only visiting the city twice. Lured by the bright lights, fast paced high energy and endless opportunities of the city it was then that she decided to dedicate her life pursuing culinary arts. Guided by her talent and insatiable curiosity for various culinary practices she then took an apprenticeship with Michelin Star Master Chef, Daniel Boulud where she studied at the helm of seasoned French chefs to refine her skills.
After many successful collaborations Chef Day became the executive Chef at Brooklyn Beso a local neighborhood staple where tapas of Spanish and Caribbean flair are served.
Chef Day is now the owner and executive Chef at “Dine with Day” where she strives to provide the most fastidiously curated dining experiences for her private clients and innovative pop-ups around New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Atlanta. In addition Chef Day works as a culinary instructor in schools and in her community to promote nutritional education, farm to table dining and a healthy curiosity for gourmet gastronomy. Chef Day is a cook and curator with amazing taste,charm and charisma. Her strength lies in her culinary imagination as well as her ability to weave stories.