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Raised in Upstate New York, Nicole was introduced to the culinary industry early at her grandfather’s restaurant in Saratoga. After graduating from Johnson & Wales University, Nicole studied and learned with food writers Molly O’Neill and Faith Willinger, who helped Nicole to develop a love for local produce and cured meats of both the United States and Italy. Under Chefs Steven Kalt and Paul Bartolotta, Nicole opened Wynn Las Vegas. She then served as Chef di Cucina at OTTO for three years before she was appointed Executive Chef at Carnevino. In 2016, Nicole was appointed Culinary Director of B&B Hospitality Group’s Las Vegas operations.

the team

Mario Batali

With restaurants worldwide and a host of television shows, including ABC’s “The Chew,” Mario Batali is one of the most recognized and respected chefs working today. Mario is also the…

Joe Bastianich

Restaurateur Joe Bastianich, alongside partners Lidia Bastianich and Mario Batali, owns thirty successful restaurants worldwide including New York City-based Babbo and Del Posto and Carnevino in Las Vegas.…

Danny Herrera

Originally from Puebla, Mexico, Danny Herrera began his career in the kitchens of New York City where he spent four years in the kitchen at Tao perfecting his skills under…

Yancy Perez

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Kirk Peterson

Wine Director