Profile - Darren Johns Chef / Cioccolatiere
Darren Johns is the figure behind Silver Culinary & Consulting, a professional contracting / consultant service for corporate and private clients across Canada & the United States. As a Red Seal Chef, he has national memberships in both Canadian Culinary Federation and Escoffier Society, both based in Toronto Canada. His diverse niche business has taken him to top 4 Star hotels in the Canadian Rockies, award winning inns, the Columbia Glacier and the Canadian
Arctic on a month long expedition with a foreign film team Galitee during an underwater documentary.
In 2004 a U.S. Naval assignment had him aboard the American destroyer USS Ross, USS Nicholas FFG-47 and the Los Angeles Class nuclear submarine USS Minneapolis St. Paul. Darren accredits his culinary / chocolate influence to his travels throughout Italy. In 2008 Mercury Chocolates was created as a specialized chocolate sector of SCC to allow wineries, restaurants and fine food shops to showcase their products when matched to world class pure cacao.
Tuscany Food & Wine Tours Bio:
As a professional Chef, Darren's international travels have seen him in Italy over 20 times in as many years.
Since 2010, Darren has hosted the Tuscany Food & Wine Tours in Italy. Contact him for tour information.
Plenty of free time mixed with the top wineries and restaurants, make this an engaging foodies dream off the
tourist route. Give us a call, we'd love to show you Italy the way it's meant. Stress free and full of memories.
Sept. 16 - 24th 2018 - Limited to 20 people.