Get to know me better
I'm an easy going person that is going to help you to accommodate your guests for they enjoyment.
I'm a baking and pastry chef, since a couple of years.. but have work as a cook and doing catering jobs as well.
My name is Denisse Vasquez and I speak Spanish or English, I'm from Dominican Republic, so have a bit of knowledge about Latin American food as well. I can create menus for Latin food, Italian or just some appetizers to be enjoy by your guests.
For me, cooking is...
Cooking for me is family, is joy, is connection
I learned to cook at...
Well I learn to cook when I was 12yrs old in the Dominican Republic with my grandma..but study at the Art Institute of Tucson AZ. And Tampa Fl.
A role model in the kitchen is...
My mother, my grandmother, and I really love chef Jaime Oliver.
A cooking secret...
Always pick the fresh ingredients.. enjoy what you do, and do it with love..
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 Tampa.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Tampa. You name it!
Denisse'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 Denisse
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.