Cowboy Chef Jay McCarthy at Mad Cow Wine & Grill

From 17 to 20 of July 2019

Mad Cow Wine & Grill is excited to welcome Chef Jay McCarthy as our Mad Guest Chef from the 17th to 20th of July 2019! In partnership with Premier Foods Vietnam and the U.S. Meat Export Federation, Chef Jay is bringing the Southern Texan culinary journey to Saigon and taking over the Mad Kitchen with true Tex-Mex flavours to whet your appetite.

Go Mad with imported U.S. beef and pork dishes in a uniquely southern All-American a la carte menu designed by Chef Jay himself! Sink your teeth into All-American dishes like Texas BBQ brisket with traditional black pepper BBQ, beef empanadas with chipotle-mushroom aoli, cider rubbed Kurobota pork roast on the bone, sugar cured beef tenderloin, BBQ St. Louis spare ribs and more exclusively at Mad Cow Wine & Grill.

On the 20th of July 2019, join Chef Jay and the Mad Gang for Chef Jay’s Grand Showdown dinner at Mad Cow Wine & Grill! Enjoy a Mad evening celebrating true American cuisine from chili rubbed salmon tacos, rosemary and black pepper roasted USDA prime ribeye and BBQ rubbed Coulotte. Reserve your tickets now for VND 1,300,000 NET for food only.  

Born in New York, raised in Jamaica and now a resident of Texas, Chef Jay McCarthy is in a league of his own with his distinct style of melting the influences of the Caribbean with Southwestern cooking basics. Originally earning a degree from A&M University in aerospace engineering, Chef Jay decided to try his hand in the kitchen enjoying the creative freedom of blending flavors and has never looked back.

Chef Jay’s journey spans over 20 years in the business earning several awards, writing books, and launching successful restaurants. He holds the distinct title as a Certified Culinary Professional through the International Association of Culinary Professionals. He is a popular chef on Food Network.  Notable accolades include an award as Alamo City’s “Best Chef” and named the “most creative chef in San Antonio” by Mary Mahaffey, President of the Heart of Texas Specialty Foods in Austin. Over the years Chef Jay McCarthy has been invited as guest chef to several restaurants and hotels throughout South East Asia including Indonesia, the Philippines, Hong Kong, and Vietnam.

Currently Chef Jay McCarthy is the Global Chef at the Texas Beef Council and The U.S. Meat Export Federation. He spends much of his time as a consultant and teacher both in the U.S. and overseas in addition to his current projects in Colorado with Blue Moose Pizza and 188 South.

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Date & Time:

Tex-Mex Madness A La Carte: 17 to 19 July 2019 from 4:00PM to 12:00AM

Chef Jay’s Grand Showdown: 20 July 2019