About Me

Welcome to Tim's Special Recipes, where flavors come alive and culinary adventures await. Join Tim on a mouthwatering journey as we explore a diverse tapestry of recipes, culinary tips, and foodie discoveries, sure to tantalize your taste buds and inspire your inner chef. From traditional classics to innovative creations, this is your ultimate destination for all things delicious.

Tim Dondero, the co-owner and Executive Chef of Donderos’ Kitchen, is a culinary enthusiast who has taught international cooking in Atlanta and Athens for years. With a passion for sharing his love of food, Tim's new blog, timsspecialrecipes.com showcases a collection of international and regional American recipes, garnished with fascinating background stories and lore about the dishes and ingredients. 

The blog features appetizing visuals to complement Tim's clear and reliable recipes. His daughter, Maria Dondero (a talented potter as well as photographer), made many of the dishes and bowls in which the dishes are pictured, 

Drawing from decades of experience in international health and infectious disease control, Tim's recipes capture the essence of dishes he discovered during his travels, while also highlighting his favorites and seasonal delights. 

Get ready to embark on a gastronomic adventure as Tim's blog enthralls readers with a delightful array of exciting and satisfying dishes, all presented, discussed, and beautifully illustrated.

Bon appetit!  

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