Chef Mayra Trabulse – Vegan Powerhouse; Owner of “Pura Vida Bakery & Bystro”; Caterer; Speaker
“DR. FLAVOR” APPLYING THE “F+F” TECHNIQUE: FLAVOR + FUSION = EXPLOSION OF PLEASURE IN YOUR MOUTH, A TRUE “TASTE OF HEAVEN”
Chef Mayra brings a creative flair and a passion for food to her craft; combined with a strong business sense and engaging interpersonal skills. She is Vegan not only by profession, but by lifestyle. She is dedicated to performing culinary magic that will put unique flavors into your mouth with wholesome animal free and organic foods. She is known as “Dr. Flavor” by her Patrons and her Colleagues.
Chef Mayra has been in the Food Industry for over fifteen (15) years, and is trained in the Classic Culinary Arts and has Certifications in Sport Nutrition, Macrobiotic Cooking, as well as, Vegan, Holistic, and Feng Shui Cuisine. She started her career as a Cook and began learning and experimenting with recipes from various cultures, including French, Caribbean, Southern, Cajun, and West African cuisine. Early on she had the opportunity and the pleasure to work under two great Caribbean Chefs, who shared with her the secrets of cooking with Caribbean Spices and the luscious flavors of Southern Cuisine.
Chef Mayra discovered unique flavors in each cuisine, handpicked the best tasting components and created her own distinct “Taste of Heaven” combining the elements from various cultures, with her primary focus on Caribbean and Southern Cuisine.
As a skilled Culinary Professional, touted and recognized for her abilities to combine distinct and unique flavors and her comprehensive knowledge of a variety of cuisines, she also has the ability to provide a customized dining experience and an atmosphere so often described as a “Garden of Delight.” She is committed to providing her Patrons with unforgettable and healthy dining experience.
Many health and sports professionals, seniors, single families, as well as, individuals recovering from surgery value her professional advice to not only improve their diet, but, more importantly, to make the lifestyle changes necessary for healthy living. Chef Mayra has conducted a variety of classes, courses, and demonstrations for athletes, personal trainers, and anyone who would like to live a healthier life.