Get to know me better
Venezuelan Chef in NYC. Fine dining trained.
I am a professional chef. Graduated from The Culinary Institute of America in New York.
Worked at Gabriel Kreuther, NYC (1 michelin star),
Opened a fine dining bar in Lima, Peru (currently on the 50 best bar list)
Private chef, pop up dinners, catering and demos.
Chef instructor (cooking classes)
My goal is to develop your ideas, from healthy meals to “fine dining” dinner parties at the confort of your house.
For me, cooking is...
The only thing that has the power to being everyone together
I learned to cook at...
Home, both my dad and grandad are great cooks!
A role model in the kitchen is...
Every woman that works in this industry and manages to keep a normal life on the side!
A cooking secret...
A very sharp knife and a big smile!
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 New York.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in New York. You name it!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in New York.
Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around New York.
Mariana'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 Mariana
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.