Rafael Hurtado | Sous Chef

Rafael “Rafa” is the sous chef for our Asbury residents. Rafa was raised to be passionate about food!  He jumped straight into a culinary life with his first job working at the Dallas Sheraton Hotel. He later enrolled in the culinary program at Dallas College then trained as a classical French chef while working at Gleneagles Country Club in Plano. His skills have been appreciated at other local senior facilities and now at CC Young.

MORE ABOUT Rafael Hurtado

When he’s not gathering recipes and cooking, Rafa likes fishing and listening to salsa and merengue. His favorite 90s TV show is The Pink Panther and his favorite vacation spot is Playa de Carmen in Mexico.