— EDWARD BOTTONE —
Chef of the Month
Edward Bottone is the creative force and Marketing Director of Gosling’s Gourmet®, a line of gourmet specialties made with Gosling’s Black Seal Rum®. Drawing inspiration from Gosling’s Black Seal Rum cocktails – like Bermuda’s national drinks, the Rum Swizzle and the trademarked Dark ‘n Stormy® - Gosling’s Gourmet offers irresistible Preserves, Sauces, Cakes, Condiments and Confections.
Also known as The Curious Cook®, Edward is the author of The Spirit of Bermuda – Cooking with Gosling’s Black Seal Rum, a colorful, fun exploration of Bermuda’s cuisine, culture and premier spirit and export.
As a professional chef and restaurateur, he owned Lautrec Restaurant and the Borgia Café, and was a pioneer of the Philadelphia restaurant renaissance. He was a partner/creator of Bermuda’s only French bistro, Le Figaro. He has also worked as a consultant to restaurants and hotels, and as an advertising copy writer.
As a food and lifestyle journalist his work has appeared in Philadelphia Magazine, The Bermudian, London Times Express, Islands Magazine and other publications. Edward has been a radio talk show host (The World of Food and Fine Living – Philadelphia), a TV presenter (The Curious Cook Cooks – Bermuda), and a food stylist and photographer.
He is currently at work on a TV mystery series in which food plays a starring role.
RECIPES BY EDWARD BOTTONE
Beef Short Ribs with Rum Peaches (for four to six)
Bermuda Bread Pudding - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Bermuda Fish Chowder
Bermuda Pumpkin Soup with Stilton and Choriço - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Black Seal Chocolate Rum Mousse
Black Seal Poached Pears with rum sabayon (for eight)
Black Seal Pork Tenderloin Cubano (for eight)
Christmas Rum Punch - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Classic Bananas Foster (for two)
Coconut Creme Caramel (for twelve 6 ounce ramekins)
Cranberry & Pear Relish - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Cranberry Glazed Holiday Ham - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Dark 'n Stormy Frozen Soufflé (for eight)
Dark 'n Stormy Ice Cream
Egg Nog Ecstasy Cake - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Gosling's Black Seal Cranberry Chutney - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Gosling's Black Seal Rum & Maple Sweet Potatoes - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Gosling’s Black Seal® Rum Pumpkin Spice Cheese Cake
Island Black Bean Soup
Plantation Shrimp on Sugarcane Skewers with Gosling’s Black Seal® Rum Glaze
Pompano with Rum Caramelised Shallots (for four)
Roast Pork with Winter Fruits - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Seal of Approval Holiday Egg Nog - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Sizzling Prawns with Black Seal Rum (for four)
Standing Rib Roast with Stilton Peppercorn Sauce - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Traditional Chestnut Stuffing - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Wicked & Easy Double Chocolate Rum Cake - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
Yard of Flannel Holiday Punch - HOLIDAY SPIRIT COLLECTION
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