|Ayurveda – cooking with Volker Mehl|
Cook yourself happy with Volker Mehl – Europes most well known ayurvedic and soul food chef
Born in Mannheim in 1976, Volker Mehl is in the meantime living in Wuppertal, where he runs hin own cooking atelier and yoga school in a traditional factory building, which was founded in 1885. After his A-levels, he made a detour to the university of Mainz in order to study RC theology.
However, after one semester and a certificate in Hebrew, he followed the upcoming idea of walking on a different path. The experience of studying nevertheless turned out to be a very useful one as the topic of enshrining himself with books had finally found an end.
Another loop way followed, his apprenticeship as an insurance salesman, which finally lead to the urge to throw himself into something very different: his training as an Ayurvedic health promoter that shaped up to be a watershed.
In living and working with Ayurveda he has found his personal and professional determination. Since then, he has enjoyed following his two great passions, cooking and interacting with people, every day.
Since 2013 he is part of a ayurveda expert team located at the Charite in Berlin. Over and above, he is regularly bound for Germany ,Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands and Spain offering various workshops.
Hotels and catering businesses consult him regarding the implementation and conception of Ayurvedic and vegan dishes. Amongst them, the five star boutique hotel “Louis” in Munich (www.louis-hotel.com), Schlosshotel Elmau (schloss-elmau.de), Baros Maldives (www.baros.com) or the Mediterana in Cologne, Europe’s biggest wellness facility (www. mediterana.de). In September 2011 his first ayurvedic cook book "cook yourself happy with ayurveda" was published. In May 2013 he has presented his own high quality organic tea selection and in September 2013 his second cook book "This is the taste of luck" was published. In September 2014 he is going to present his ayurveda family cook book. With in common up to now over 35.000 sold copies, he is one of the most succesful european ayurveda writers.
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Private Ayurveda cookery courses
For groups of a minimum of six people Volker Mehl offers private cookery courses, at home in the participants’ kitchen. He will step by with all ingredients, so that one can gain an exclusive insight into the delicious Ayurvedic cuisine in a familiar and relaxed surrounding. Please use the online contact form for further information.