Get to know me better
Experienced and talented private chef skilled at preparing professional meals for a variety of tastes. Ready to showcase exemplary menus
-Over 25 experience as a chef,
-Six years as an Executive Chef at a large banquet facility: Efficiently managed kitchen staff in producing menus for large wedding banquets and corporate parties.
-Increased food revenue in the first year, reduced food and labor cost, and increased guest satisfaction
-Created exceptional dining experiences for guests by providing contemporary and innovative menu solutions.
- Gained vast work experience working in Italy, Germany ,France, Switzerland and Canada.
-Formally trained in Italy, received a Diploma in culinary arts from an accredited culinary institution.
- Artisan with a specialization in Italian cuisine, with a specialization in Calabrian cuisine with an understanding of how to adapt foods to diets cultures tastes etc.
-Fully certified and well versed in the appropriate handling of food
-Believes in a high level of hospitality and customer service whether working in private households as well as in house corporate events
-Always researching ways to enhance services with new recipes, various foods and plating arrangements
-Maintain strong relationships with vendors and ensure access to fresh foods and the finest equipment for cooking
-Comfortable working independently or in groups
For me, cooking is...
Being passionate about the process of putting ingredients together to create something better than the sum of it’s parts. It is music for the palate.
I learned to cook at...
Istituto Alberghiero di Soverato, Italy
A role model in the kitchen is...
Antonino Cannavacciuolo, Italian chef with specialization n Traditional Italian cuisine
A cooking secret...
Fresh Food and a passion for food which help create a culinary masterpiece
As a Private Chef, I can offer you:
Simply tell me what you're craving! I would love to create the perfect menu for your special occasion in Toronto.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Toronto. You name it!
Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around Toronto.
Trust me as a culinary consultant to help you with your concept in Toronto.
Raffaele's Food Gallery
We all eat with our eyes first! Below you can find a little demonstration of what I can bring to your table.
Book your experience with Chef Raffaele
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.