Portrait of Jan Tournier - © Michael dehaspe

Jan Tournier (34 years old) is a Flanders Kitchen Rebel from Lommel. His restaurant is called 'Cuchara'.

Facts & figures and Cuisine

Dish, restaurant Cuchara - © Michael dehaspe

Facts and figures
Gault&Millau rating: 15/20
Michelin: 1 star
Seats: 30

Cuisine
The cuisine here is constantly developing. Following a period focused on new techniques, Jan is returning to essence and simplicity. Original combinations and flavours continue to be his trademark.

At the table with Jan Tournier

Jan Tournier - © Michael dehaspe

Potato
‘The simple potato is such a splendid product! And with endless possibilities!’

Apple
‘The fresh aroma of the Greenstar, a delicious apple!’

Pluma
‘A Duroc pig shoulder, what an honour to be allowed to prepare one. Such wonderful meat!’

Atmospheric kitchen
‘My team needs to be able to perform, but also to relax. Going to parties and outings together helps keep the atmosphere right.’

Culinary hero
Kobe Desramaults, In De Wulf.

Practical

Cuchara
Lepelstraat 3, 3920 Lommel
+32 (0)11 75 74 35
info@cuchara.be
www.cuchara.be
Facebook
Twitter: @CucharaLommel
Closed: Saturday lunchtime, Sunday, & Monday

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