My Cactus Chefs

My Cactus Chefs

“We love sharing our passion for good food”

“We love sharing our passion for good food”

We always give pride of place to the world of food and the wealth of wonderful flavours from around the world. This is the reason why Cactus loves to work with them because like us they’re constantly on the lookout for explosive tastes and something to surprise the taste buds.

Fränk Manes

A new way of interpreting Luxembourg tradition

The young chef Fränk Manes, 2013 best young chef, has found his vocation revisiting typical Luxembourg dishes, working with both local food producers and local wine growers. Visit the “Gudde Maufel” restaurant in Eischen – where he is waiting to surprise you with his culinary creations!  

Ben Weber

Traditional cooking with a “spontaneous” touch

Ben Weber, the young head of the Luxembourg national cooking team, loves to experiment and innovate. Always eager to surprise, Ben welcomes you to the “Gudde Kascht” restaurant in Haller in the Müllerthal region, where his typical home-made dishes are served with his own highly personal creative touch.  


Recipes filmed for the 2015 Cactus Gourmet Magazine

See the recipes that have been filmed  

Anne Faber

Luxembourg roots with international influence

Anne Faber is a young Luxembourg foodie who innovates by putting her own twist on international food while drawing on her Luxembourg roots. In the Grand Duchy, she’s a real icon as she puts together dishes that are rich, generous and vibrant with colour. With her books you’ll embark on a unique culinary experience as you tour different countries.  


A member of the Jury for the “Mastercook” programme, sponsored by Cactus and RTL Télé Lëtzebuerg

“Anne’s Kitchen”, a programme sponsored by Cactus and RTL Télé Lëtzebuerg

“Anne’s Kitchen” programmes  

“Mastercook” programmes  

Theresa Baumgärtner

An invitation to discover good taste .

The food blogger Theresa Baumgärtner is absolutely passionate about natural, healthy cooking and is constantly thinking up wonderful treats for her guests and those who visit her web site. Theresa stands for everyday food that’s simple and convivial, but most importantly authentic and committed too!  


“Theresa – Freed um Kachen”, a programme sponsored by Cactus and RTL Télé Lëtzebuerg

“Theresa – Freed um Kachen” programmes