Get to know me better
Cooking is my pride and joy and I love supporting people with their dietary health needs!
I am a Private Chef who specializes in catering to individuals with dietary restrictions and specific dietary needs.
I graduated from the Culinary Institute of America in 2011 with an Associates Degree of Occupational Studies in Culinary Arts, In 2013 I graduated from the Institute of Integrated Nutrition as a Certified Health Coach. I lived in India and learned Indian cuisine while living there, I have worked with prestigious Chefs and worked in fine dining restaurants in Europe, New York City, and Los Angeles.
I have over twelve years experience working as a line cook, pastry chef and private chef. I enjoy cooking different cuisines such as Italian and South East Asian. My favorite part about cooking a meal is making the dessert. I love experimenting with recipes, which I post on my blog for fun, at www.eatinglove.com. If you have a dietary need, I am knowledgable about Ayurveda and Macrobiotic diets. I also cater to diets such as paleo, vegan, vegetarian, raw, ketogenic, sugar-free, refined sugar-free, gluten-free, etc.
For me, cooking is...
Cooking is my passion and a constant force in my life that brings me so much joy. Especially when cooking for others.
I learned to cook at...
I learned to cook at the Culinary Institute of America, as well as a not-for-profit organization, where I learned to cook vegetarian and vegan cuisine
A role model in the kitchen is...
My role model is Ghaya Oliveira. Chef Ghaya is the Pastry Chef at Restaurant Daniel in New York City. I had the pleasure of working with her.
A cooking secret...
There are no secrets in a kitchen. I make my food with love.
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 Oakland. Simply tell me what you're craving!
Enjoy the services of a private chef during your holidays in Oakland.
Hire me as a culinary consultant in Oakland to help you with your restaurant.
Weekly healthy meals in Oakland, prepared in your home or delivered once per week
Auset Photo Gallery
Here you can see some of my dishes and other pictures
Reviews about Auset
Food and service were both exceptional. Thank you for a wonderful night!
Ariana - Sep 25 2019
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