Get to know me better
Confident strategist with bold flavor development, ability, and character that shows.
Highly skilled, well rounded chef. Versed in all forms of from scratch cooking. A consummate professional who understands the significance placed on being allowed to prepare food in people's homes with the utmost respect for privacy and manners.
I am a fun adventure taker with my cuisine, and enjoy sharing and mentoring others in my craft haveingblearned from one of the countries leading culinary minds and true American culinary pioneer.
For me, cooking is...
A must, as necessary as the air in my lungs. The "yum" sound is the same in all languages....
I learned to cook at...
I learned at the best restaurants and in the best kitchens afforded to me. A study of chef Jimmy Schmidt, as his sous chef for a decade.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Chef Jimmy and chef Larry Forgione.
A cooking secret...
Salts & vinegar's, ability to balance flavors, and understanding that no matter how planned out it is, you will be forced to adapt.
As a Private Chef, I can offer you:
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Palm Desert. You name it!
A longer stay in Palm Desert? I'm available for holidays, on a daily basis, and so forth. Just let me know!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Palm Desert.
Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around Palm Desert.
Justin'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 Justin
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.