Culver Summer Schools & Camps’ Pia Quintana SS’92 will be featured on Top Chef Mexico when the show airs Sunday, Feb. 21, at 8:30 p.m (CST).
Quintana is the chef at La Lupita – Taco & Mezcal in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico. Her interest in healthy foods has led to the opening of Bia, a health food restaurant in Mexico City. She is also the author of Mexico Sano (Healthy Mexico), which has more than 200 recipes. The book was awarded the Gourmand Award as the best health and nutrition book for Mexico.
Quintana studied in Mexico City, receiving a degree is Mexican cuisine. She then spent two years interning and working in Paris, and Girona and San Sebastian, Spain.