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Provenir Cuisine & Cellar at Paihia Beach Resort & Spa debut their new Head Chef

Provenir Cuisine & Cellar is excited to announce the appointment of a new Head Chef, Pierre-Henri Bourguignon, to the team.

"We are absolutely thrilled to have Pierre-Henri Bourguignon taking up the position of Head Chef at Provenir, leading the team of talented chefs in the kitchen," says Lyndsey Morrison, general manager of Paihia Beach Resort & Spa.

For an exquisite dining experience, Provenir Cuisine & Cellar provides delicious, gourmet food and is situated within the Paihia Beach Resort & Spa complex. Provenir Cuisine & Cellar has gained itself an excellent reputation for fresh, quality food delivered in a cosy setting, beside the resort’s pool.

Pierre brings with him a variety of experience, from both his home country of France and locally around New Zealand. Pierre's past positions include Second Chef at renowned Relais & Chateaux restaurant "Castel Clara", working under award-winning Head Chef Christophe Hardouin; Sous Chef in popular Paris brasserie "Magenta"; and locally at the former "French Café" in Taupo.

"Pierre has been Sous Chef with us here at Provenir for over a year and is now excited to be taking over the reigns from Marcus Berndt who will be leaving Provenir to take on new challenges himself," adds Lyndsey.

Pierre looks forward to working closely with their suppliers in order to create fresh new dishes, keeping Provenir very much at the forefront of culinary innovation.

Paihia Beach Resort & Spa offer the complete package with a passionate team dedicated in bringing you the best in luxurious beauty care, accommodation and cuisine. Provenir Cuisine & Cellar is open to the public as well as resort goers with an entrance on Marsden Road, just remember to book ahead.

About Paihia Beach Resort & Spa:

Paihia Beach Resort & Spa is located on Marsden Road, Paihia. With spectacular views over the Bay of Islands, the resort includes La Spa Naturale day spa and the Provenir Cuisine & Cellar, both of which are open to the public as well as guest of the Resort.

Contact Paihia Beach Resort & Spa:
130 Marsden Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands, New Zealand
Freephone: 0800 870 111
Telephone: +64 9 4020 111
Tollfree US/Can: 1 888 226 7448