09/04/2013 05:47 EDT | Updated 11/04/2013 05:12 EST

Get to Know Chef Michael Noble


Internationally inspired, classically trained, Chef Michael Noble is passionate about food! As the chef and proprietor at Calgary's NOtaBLE ~ The Restaurant, you can taste this love and enthusiasm for food in every bite.

Chef Noble curates the latest CHEF'S BOX food of the month club for Below he shares his latest travels and top five favourite meals of all time.

Name: Michael Noble

Signature dish: Stilton cheesecake with rhubarb compote

Hometown: Calgary, Alberta

Current location: Calgary, Alberta

Day job: Chef & Proprietor, NOtaBLE ~ The Restaurant

Daily uniform: Chef whites, houndstooth cook pants

In the kitchen, I swear by: "Old school" methods, traditional ways of making great food

The taste I couldn't live without: A great burger, any of the custom house-made ones we grill at NOtaBLE over the wood fire


Hidden talents: I have a strong sense of intuition

If my kitchen could talk, it would say: There is an amazing team working here who love what they do

Latest splurge: An Electra "RatRod" cruiser bike complete with flames and red rims

Last place I travelled: Lyon, France for the Bocuse d'Or 2013 and London England on the way home

Best thing about London: Walking the Borough Market and tasting cheese at Neil's Yard Dairy

In life, what is most important to me is: Following my own path, just trusting where it takes me

I get nervous when: Never

Favourite drop of wine:Laughing Stock Winery, Naramata, B.C.

My top five meals:

1/ My burger (anytime)

2/ NOtaBLE's rotisserie chicken

3/ Restaurant Paul Bocuse (January 1999)

4/ Grilled fresh sardines over grape vine coals (France 1987)

5/ Alinea Restaurant (May 2008)

My motto: NOtaBLE it is


Taste Chef Noble's cooking for yourself with the latest CHEF'S BOX food of the month club from