June 21, 2021

Mate Jankovic - Top Chef, media personality and tireless advocate of Croatian cuisine

Mate Jankovic - Top Chef, media personality and  tireless advocate of Croatian cuisine

Mate Jankovic is one of the top chefs in Croatia, a TV personality, and one of the judges of Croatia Mater Chef. He is also a food consultant, private chef, and tireless advocate of Croatian cuisine. He was a featured with late Anthony Bourdain on his...


Mate Jankovic is one of the top chefs in Croatia, a TV personality, and one of the judges of Croatia Mater Chef. He is also a food consultant, private chef, and tireless advocate of Croatian cuisine. He was a featured with late Anthony Bourdain on his No Reservations Croatia episode where he took Anthony around Croatia and introduced him to local cuisine. He also created award-winning Papak beer in association with Varionica Brewery. We had a long discussion on the state of Croatia cuisine, his own personal success, and his future.