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Hardworking and dedicated. Not afraid to tackle any new projects and definitely a team player.
My name is Rochelle Costa, I am an executive chef with extensive training and experience in fine dinning and banqueting establishments.
Classically trained by the Regent Hotel Kuala Lumpur and Cascades Hotel in Sun City South-Africa.
In the past I have had the opportunity to serve as a culinary artist at the prestigious Cascades,& Fig Tree Restaurants in Sun City Resort and the Regent Hotel in Malaysia.
I have been in the industry for over 15 years and have had the privilege to work alongside the most sought after executive chefs.
I have been working as a private chef for the last 3 years. Specialising in vegan, raw vegan and vegetarian cuisine.
Whether preparing a small intimate dinner or a 7- course affair for 200, I take pride in delighting my clients with delicious meals prepared to the highest standards.
My mission is to exceed the clients expectations and I have earned a reputation for doing previously so throughout my career.
Well versed in preparing ethnic cuisine ( e.g. Asian, Italian, Indian and South-African)
Using the freshest ingredients. I also enjoy creating unique vegan and raw vegan dishes that blend unexpected flavour combinations.
In addition I am experienced in meeting special dietary needs including vegetarian, vegan, raw vegan, gluten-free, low carbs, sugar free and dairy free.
For me, cooking is...
Cooking has and always be my first love.
I learned to cook at...
Coming from a muslim back ground we are taught to start cooking from a very young age.
A role model in the kitchen is...
I have to say Prudence Margaret Leith. And Reuben Riffel.
A cooking secret...
Creating desserts without any sugar. And creating vegan meat substitutes.
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 Lagos. Simply tell me what you're craving!
I can provide catering services in Lagos for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and more.
Enjoy the services of a private chef during your holidays in Lagos.
At home cooking course
Choose this option for a private cooking class in Lagos and I will put together a tailor-made cooking lesson for you.
Book your experience with Rochelle Da Costa Rochelle
Specify the details of your requests and our Chefs will send you a customised menu.