Preparing gourmet meals for his family and for close friends is one of Amir Landsman’s most cherished traditions. Landsman’s interest in international cuisine can be traced to his world travels and his experiences with the varied foods and cultures available around the globe. Candles, flowers and a serene atmosphere can set the stage for a delicious and relaxing meal. These details may seem minor, but they can have a major impact on the experience for friends and family members during the meal. By taking the time to attend to the overall atmosphere as well as the flavor profiles and the taste of the food, chefs like Landsman can create an exceptional experience for their guests.