Beats & Eats with Marc Rousso

A track you love to hear on a sunny morning…

Take it Easy (Sonny Fodera & Mat.Joe Remix)


Your perfect breakfast would be…

Baguette, two sunny side up eggs and avocado

The most unusual thing you have ever eaten

Pacific Geoduck, a very large saltwater clam

The dish that reminds you of your childhood

My grandmother’s Spinach Boyous, like Spanakopita.

Who taught you to cook?

Mom, she taught me how to cook her Banana Bread at an early age.

Your favourite 5 restaurants in your Ibiza

Anywhere with paella, that’s a must when I’m in Ibiza!

5 other restaurants from around the world you love

Lahaina Grill – Maui

La Colombe – Cape Town

The Test Kitchen – Cape Town

Joel Rubuchon – Las Vegas

El Farallon – Cabo San Lucas

A DJ or musician that has surprised you with their cooking skills at home/their home…what did they cook

No other DJ has cooked for me – yet

Your guilty pleasure food. You know you shouldn’t but you always do…

Crusty French Bread with butter

What is your signature dish?

Challah French toast, when my son or daughter had a sleepover, I would always be sure to buy an extra Challah after Friday night Shabbat.  I would use Ina Garten’s:

…and my secret addition was Bailey’s to the recipe.  Over 10 years later, the kids still ask for it on sleepovers

If you could have a master-class with a celebrity chef, who’d you pick and why?

Giada De Laurentiis makes dishes that taste like they’re very complicated and time-consuming, yet showing people how to do it so that it is easy enough for virtually anyone to succeed

Dead or alive – 3 famous people you would invite around for the ultimate dinner…

Jimmy Fallon, Vince Vaughn and Shaq. Would be such a funny dinner

A dish you have yet to master

I cook a good Steak, but still a work in progress to become a “master”

Your favourite pizza topping

Mushrooms and Kalamata Olives, a must on all pizzas

You get in from the club pissed, dive in the fridge and usually come out with…

Wishing for pizza, perhaps making grilled cheese.


A track that always reminds you of Ibiza

‘You Don’t Know Me’ Armand Van Helden

Your favourite Ibiza dish


The best sunset spot for a cold drink

Café Mambo

The perfect 24 hours in Ibiza would be…

Great food, lounge on the beach, backgammon with friends, favorite clubs, amazing DJs, repeat!! 

Marc Rousso feat. J. Fitz ‘I Wanna Dance’ inc. Roger Sanchez remixes is out now, get it HERE. Look out for his next release ‘Heartbeat’ inc. a Ferreck Dawn remix, out September 9th

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