Chef Drew Davis dishes on his restaurant’s most important ingredient


A taste of the Mediterranean lives in the heart of Greater Palm Springs at Catalan in Rancho Mirage.

Here, Chef Drew Davis focuses on simplicity. “Everything on my menu carries less than five ingredients to keep the flavor profiles as they were designed to be,” he says.

His secret ingredient? Love.

“If you put love into your food, you’re going to have a nice dish.”

Chef Drew’s passion for food carries over to his passion for the industry, as well. Once a personal chef for the likes of Jay-Z and Steven Spielberg, Chef Drew returned to the restaurant business because of his love for the kitchen’s controlled chaos.

“if you don’t have passion in this business, then you can’t make it.”

Check out the video above to hear more from Chef Drew.