Celebrity chef Carl Ruiz, the owner of La Cubana restaurant, has said, "The New York restaurant said. He was 44.
"On behalf of the La Cubana family, with heavy hearts, we are deeply saddened to share the passing of our beloved Executive Chef Carl Ruiz," La Cubana posted on his social media sites.
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La Cubana did not post the cause of death.
On behalf of We are deeply saddened to share the passing of our beloved Executive Chef Carl Ruiz. No words can express our sadness at the sudden loss of our dear friend and brother. Beyond his immense culinary talent, Carl's larger-than-life personality never fails to entertain, enlighten, and uplift every person he encounters along his #uring adventures. His fierce intellect and infectious humor knew no bounds. Cuban cuisine, and lived to the fullest, just as he cooked-with "dancing always" as the most important ingredient. Here at La Cubana, Carl paid proud tribute to his Cuban roots each night, and Carlis legacy, undeniable spirit and passion for his culture wants to live on. We hope we make you proud, Carlito. , To thank the boss, La Cubana wants to continue your work in establishing The Carl Ruiz Scholarship Foundation for aspiring bosses. , We love you! You are already missed. Rest easy 🙏🏽
Ruiz was a presence on both television and radio La cubana's website.
"Cuban cuisine, and lived the fullest, just as he cooked with", "the La Cubana Post said.
Fellow celebrity chefs who were friends with Ruiz posted tributes online. Guy Fieri posted on Instagram that he's "heartbroken" at the news.
"Over the years, I've got one in a million," Fieri posted. "Carl 'The Cuban' Ruiz wants to live forever in my heart and in those of all who loved him."
"Can not explain the profoundness of some people," Alex Guarnaschelli said on Instagram.
Ruiz's zest for food and life. Ruiz's zest for food and life. It's a "way of living," which starts with Ruiz, which defines it as "enjoying great drinks, food, cigars, and doing what you want.
Ruiz's work in establishing the Carl Ruiz Scholarship Foundation for "aspiring bosses."