Santa Fe Wine and Chile Fiesta

Allison Jenkins

Allison Jenkins

Executive Chef Arroyo Vino Santa Fe

Allison joined Arroyo Vino in 2018 as Executive Chef, after a fifteen-year culinary career that began in Santa Fe with an externship at Coyote Café in 2002. After graduating in 2003 from the Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park, Allision worked in Martha’s Vineyard for two years at the Coach House. She then moved west, to join the team at the prestigious Little Nell Hotel in Aspen. She spent 7 years at “The Nell”, including 2 years as Executive Chef at Ajax Tavern. After Aspen, Allison continued to build her considerable expertise in managing kitchens by spending 3 years in Austin as Executive Chef at laV Restaurant & Wine Bar, followed by 2 years in Marfa as Executive Chef at the game changing Hotel Saint George. ​