Glenn Monk's 11 secret herbs and spices
Here are some essential ingredients of the life and times of Glenn Monk, Chateau Whistler's new executive chef.
o Born and raised in North Vancouver.
o Wife Kathy is an accomplished chef in her own right.
o Daughter Taylor, 5, was born in Asia and is thrilled at this white stuff we call "snow."
o "I like to pull out all the stops when friends come over," says the new exec.
o Guilty pleasure: licorice All-Sorts.
o Favourite homebody food: good bread, good cheese and a glass of good wine.
o Favourite alternate homebody food: give Glenn a decent beer and a bowl of tortilla chips with a side of salsa.
o Philosophy of food: "I like to be challenged and have some fun."