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Roger Mooking
Resident Chef

Roger Mooking has earned a reputation for being one of Canada's premiere Chefs by developing a culinary philosophy built on perfect execution of globally inspired culinary traditions; and he lends these stimulating culinary traditions as the resident chef on THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW.

As a third-generation restaurateur and chef, Roger began his formal training through the George Brown Culinary Management Program where he earned his Top Student Honours diploma and is now the Chair of the Professional Advisory Committee. Roger continued his training at Epic Dining Room in Toronto’s world renowned Royal York Hotel, before co-owning and consulting on many food and beverage operations.

Roger can also be seen in the TV series, HEAT SEEKERS, a tongue-testing odyssey to discover the most delicious and dangerous spicy food in the country. He is also host and co-creator of his own internationally broadcast television series, EVERYDAY EXOTIC.

Roger is also an acclaimed and decorated recording artist. As MC Mystic, he was a key member in highly popular JUNO Award-winning soul trio, Bass is Base. He has shared stages with the likes of James Brown, Celine Dion, The Marley Family, Busta Rhymes, The Roots, and The Guess Who’s Burton Cummings.

Combining his love for music and the culinary arts, Roger is also the creator of Soul Food, a unique food and music project released by Warner Music.
For more information on Roger Mooking, visit RogerMooking.com. Follow Roger on Twitter @RogerMooking.