Get to know me better
Reliable, talented, highly experienced professional
I have twenty years experience as an events and fine dining chef in Australia. I have catered special events up to 1600 guests but specialise in fantasy and themed dining events in beautiful locations. I also have designed menus for a variety of cafes and restaurants in Australia (see trip advisor review for most recent business which I closed due to a bush fire. https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g255095-d8837895-Reviews-Hannaford_Sachs-Kangaroo_Island_South_Australia.html
For me, cooking is...
An art and a discipline that one must work at to perfect.
I learned to cook at...
I learned to cook at restaurants in Australia and London. https://www.jolleysboathouse.com/
A role model in the kitchen is...
David Chang, nigella Lawson and Gordon Ramsay
A cooking secret...
making sauces and flavours harmonise. Large and small events. Most of all I have honed my art through experience, that is my edge on other Chefs.
As a professional Chef, I offer the following services
I can create a menu based on your preferences to enjoy in the comfort of your home in Puerto Vallarta. Simply tell me what you're craving!
I can provide catering services in Puerto Vallarta for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and more.
Enjoy the services of a private chef during your holidays in Puerto Vallarta.
At home cooking course
Choose this option for a private cooking class in Puerto Vallarta and I will put together a tailor-made cooking lesson for you.
Rachel Photo Gallery
Here you can see some of my dishes and other pictures
Book your experience with Rachel Hannaford Rachel
Specify the details of your requests and our Chefs will send you a customised menu.