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Rachel was awesome and her food was delicious. She was able to make a trip out to a remote lake house in the mountains and make a surprise 4 course meal for my fiancee and family. She used fresh, healthy, and organic ingredients and made great food that everyone enjoyed. I appreciated the set up and clean up too! It allowed us to really enjoy the celebration. I'd gladly hire Rachel as a personal chef for a future event.
My experience with Fresh As Can Bee Catering was AMAZING! They went above, beyond, and further to make the food for my wedding so spectacular. I truly could not be any happier with the result and it was all for a very reasonable price! To start, here is a little backstory. My now-husband accepted a job across the country six month before our wedding. Because all of our family is still in or around western NC, we determined that it would be best to continue the plan of having our wedding there instead of all the way across the US. That means I had to do most of the planning from a few thousand miles away. Having no idea what I was doing and being on a pretty tight budget, I got incredibly frustrated with most of the catering options I found, all of which wanted me to spend upwards of $5,000 for 100 people. Than I came across Thumbtack. I figured I may as well give it a shot, posted my request, and Kim responded within an hour with a price that was, not only significantly lower than every other option I'd found, but low enough to be within my budget. When I responded to her email, she called me the very next day. Her prompt response and cheerful personality sealed the deal so I decided then to use her and am I glad I did because SHE IS AMAZING! She was extraordinarily understanding and accommodating, going as far as to set up a tasting based solely around the trip I made back home for my dress fitting. She was attentive, organized, and dedicated every step of the way, and continually made sure that everything was exactly the way I wanted it. She really seems to genuinely care about her brides and about doing her best to make her part in their special days to be as perfect as possible. She contacted me multiple times to verify everything from which foods, to the amounts of each food, to whether or not I had utensils and ice. Most importantly, however, is that the food was absolutely amazing. I chose heavy hors d'oeuvres for my afternoon wedding, which included stuffed mushrooms, meatballs, pimento cheese with pita wedges, brushetta, and spring rolls, among other things. She did not by any means skimp on the portions and every single thing was delicious. I did not hear a single complaint, but instead only tons of great reviews from pretty much everyone. My father took the leftover pimento cheese with him to share with his fellow plant workers, thinking it would be a good snack for a day or two and it was gone in a few hours, with his co-workers asking for Kim's name. As an added bonus, Kim works with an equally fabulous pastry chef who created for me an absolutely gorgeous cupcake tower and cutting cake. I was able to have three different cupcake flavors and she decorated the stand and the table absolutely beautifully. The cupcakes--especially her real, homemade buttercream icing--were delicious. I would recommend Fresh As Can Bee to anyone and everyone for any catering needs. Kim and Laura are wonderful to work with and the product is exemplary!
Welcome to Crackerjack Chef. My aim is to provide culinary excellence for the following requests and more: - event catering - intimate dinner parties and receptions - private in-house dining - personal chef services - private or group cooking lessons - restaurant consultation and coaching - restaurant re-branding I service Asheville and the surrounding areas. Check out my page, send me an email, and let's get cooking!
We are what we eat. Eating well can make us healthier and happier people. In North Carolina, we are blessed with an abundance of high-quality fresh, organic, local produce each season of the year. We owe it to ourselves to eat the very best because we can. AT YOUR TABLE personal chef service is dedicated to bringing delicious, beautiful and healthy foods to your homes while saving you valuable time and relieving stress from that age-old question of "What's for dinner?". Leave the menu planning, grocery shopping, cooking and kitchen cleanup to me and enjoy home cooked meals with your family and friends whenever you want them. My services include the following: * Personal Chef -- tasty homemade meals prepared to your liking in your own kitchen; perfect time-saving option for busy professionals, families, people with special diet requirements, and just about everyone * Dinner Parties -- hire a chef for home dinner parties, barbecues and picnics * Cooking Classes -- build your cooking confidence while having fun in the kitchen If you would like to enjoy everyday healthy and tasty meals without spending all the time and energy on menu planning, grocery shopping, cooking and cleaning the kitchen, AT YOUR TABLE personal chef service is right for you. Contact me today!
A casual dinner party for 18 was enjoyed by all. The food appealed to everyone. Kris was attentive to all of our needs for guests and personal wants. Lasagna roll ups could be casual as well as fancy. We loved the Lemon Mousse. It was so relaxing, we would do it again:)
We recently had Chef Santiago in our home and he never disappoints! We experienced a variety of different flavors, texture, smells and beautiful presentation. Absolutely DELICIOUS and highly recommended .... Thank You Chef...
Dear David, Thank you very much for catering our dinner rehearsal on Friday March 6,2015. There were enough for everybody with some leftover and everybody from different cultural background loved it. David is an extremely organized, dependent , reliable and flexible chef. I will gladly request his services again in the future. Thank you again Chef David. From Joan Linda Claire and Daniel Hammond
A friend recommended Blue Reef to me and I couldn't have been more pleased with the whole experience, from planning to the actual event. The communication and helpfulness really made it easier on me to make the necessary decisions. At the event, the food looked and tasted amazing. I'm glad somebody took pictures before it was devoured! Thanks Helen and Michael!
I am a classically trained chef with a wide range of tastes and skills in my repertoire. I will create a delicious menu for 2 weeks with daily meals that impress and satisfy your individual tastes and desires. I will do all the necessary grocery shopping, prepare daily gourmet lunches for you to take with you, prepare wonderful dinners, and maintain a spotless kitchen afterwards.
I am in love with cooking and baking. This has been my passion for the last 15 years. I love to cook for my family and friends. It all started when I got my first job in an oil company's kitchen. There, I have learned the secrets of cooking and baking, but most of all the secrets of offering the customers the best tasting experience.
Old Post Catering is a Charlotte-based company, providing private in-home catering. Our focus is allowing you to enjoy the event instead of having to stress over preparation. We will prepare the menu, do the shopping, cook and serve the food, and of course, do all of the cleaning. We will cater for events ranging from intimate dinners for two, receptions and cocktail parties, or large dinner parties. Our goal is undoing preconceived perceptions that a great meal requires going out for dinner, and that catered food is bland and boring. Our services include: - Coursed culinary entertaining - Private chef services - Hors d'uvre & entrees - Party buffets
If you want a healthy and delicious food in your fridge when you come home from work, we are personal chef company that will cook it fresh for you. We can and will accommodate any special diet or request, from low salt and vegan to GF and anything in between. We have over 20 years of experience in the field. We offer 100% satisfaction guarantee. We are ServSafe till 2016. This is required by the Health Department for food professionals.
I offer an affordable forward-thinking concept for families, individuals and small businesses' modern culinary needs. I am specializing in local, seasonal foods. My goal is to provide elegantly simple dining experiences. My philosophy revolves around the idea of food as medicine, focusing on locally sourced, natural ingredients in the peak of their growing seasons. My hope is that through my teachings, partnerships and greener practices, I can minimize our community's carbon footprint while satisfying my guests' palates. Please contact me with your personal culinary projects. I would love to offer you a complimentary quote that's tailored to your needs. Because of the nature of seasonal, local cuisine, I rely on a flexible business plan that benefits my customers. Whether you are looking for a permanent, temporary, or one-time solution, it is my mission to serve you. I am skilled at customizing menus to fit your individual budget and taste. No contract is required. I am also experienced and discrete. I am a personal chef who's available 7 days a week/3 meals a day (plus healthy snacks). Also, I am a private chef for romantic dinners, dinner parties or special events, girls' night out, cooking demos, kids in the kitchen cooking lessons and parties, and more. Are you looking for an easier way to feed your family a healthy diet but just can't find the time to do all of the research, shop local markets, and prepare your ingredients for proper storage? How many times have you gone to get a special ingredient for your signature dish, only to have the store be sold out? Let me stock your fridge with the freshest, most succulent meat and produce, saving you time, gas, and hassle. I will work with local farmers, getting the inside scoop on what products are at the peak of perfection. I will also include recipes for you to share with your family, utilizing your produce and helping you make sure that nothing goes to waste. I will also shop for household items, freeing you to enjoy spending time with those who are most important to you. Other services offered are: * Meal Plans * Catering * Lessons * Flower Arrangements * Household Services * Gift Baskets * Select Errand Services I am experienced in: * Local foods acquisition * Restaurant cooking experience * Local and seasonal food preparation * Cooking for families, as well as children and children with special dietary needs Elizabeth is a graduate of Johnson and Wales University's culinary arts program. Please contact me for more information. I look forward to working with you soon!
I have been cooking natural foods for over four years. I worked for a natural foods business in southern California. I have done freelance personal chef work, cooking raw, vegan and gluten-free foods, as well as juicing. I love cultural foods and simple, clean foods, and I am just passionate to utilize my creativity to create tasty healthy cuisines. I have a lot of unique menu plans that are my original ideas and would love to share them with you.
Personal chef Wedding Cakes Birthday Cakes 3D Sculpted Cakes Special Event Cakes Novelty Cakes Sandwich Cakes for showers Petite Fours Cupcakes Yes I do it all from scratch! I love to "WOW" my clients with the look and even the taste of my cakes!!!!
We offer event booking (catering, bands, DJs, and other acts). My company also has another division which caters at events! We also have personal chef services available for couples who want to have an occasion that's romantic! I do disc jockeying myself! I also play guitar and bass guitar in a couple of bands in which we do electric and acoustic events! We supply all the equipment necessary to have a high quality sound! We supply a professional atmosphere and professional quality to the events we book! We keep the people at these events highly entertained! A certain amount of showmanship is used to keep a high level of energy, which keeps the crowd interested in dancing, mingling and having fun! We even incorporate some fun line dancing! We sometimes even employ a dance crew to help with the entertainment and get a high level of positive energy going! We pride ourselves on our accomplishments! Some of the thank you cards we have gotten in the past show us how much we have been appreciated! One card has one quote that has not been forgotten, "Thank you for the most exhilarating time we have ever had at these events in the past 6 years! Your showmanship and quality of entertainment is far beyond any of our past entertainment! We will never need to find another company to cater to our needs. You have given fun a new meaning, and we enjoyed every minute that you spent making our party exciting! We hope to see you next year and hope you will supply the food next time too! God bless!"
I am a well-seasoned chef with a wide variety of experience, from global eclectic cuisine to tapas and Southern comfort foods. I am also skilled in creating meals around special dietary needs including vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free diets.
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