Alex Verhoeven (27 years old)
Alex Verhoeven (27 years old) is a Flanders Kitchen Rebel from Kasterlee. His restaurant is called 'Fleur de sel'.
Facts & figures and Cuisine
Facts and figures
Gault&Millau rating: 15/20
Michelin: 2 couverts (fork and spoon)
This talented young chef soon made a big impression. He offers a pure cuisine with beautiful flavour balances achieved using new techniques.
Alex Verhoeven’s good old days
From the region
‘In Turnhout we have our own caviar under the Royal Belgian Caviar label.’ www.royalbelgiancaviar.be.
Good old times
‘During my spare time, you will find me around my vintage motorbikes. I can happily spend hours tinkering with it.’
‘Spinach purée with bacon, like my mother makes, will always be one of my favourites!’
Carl Wens, De Pastorie
Hotel De Watermolen, Houtum 61, 2460 Kasterlee, www.watermolen.be