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2nd generation of the Elite Palm Springs Local Society.
Chef Scott Robertson was born and raised in the beautiful Coachella Valley. He is proud of being 2nd generation of the Elite Palm Springs Local Society. Son of Tom Robertson, former Palm Springs Fire Chief, chef Scott has attended Humboldt State University and graduated in 1987 with a B.S. in Business Administration.
He dreamed and built New Leaf Catering, Est. 2000, a Coachella Valley Catering Corp. During New Leaf Catering’s last 19 years, he has serviced many beautiful brides, local and International celebrities, and most importantly his community.
Scott has over his culinary career proudly cooked for 5 Presidents of the United States
Presidents such as Raegan, Carter, Ford, Obama and Bill Clinton. Scott holds a CEC Certificate from the American Culinary Federation and has led the La Quinta Culinary Art team to win Gold medal in CA State competition. Has had the privilege of participating in many Food and Wine festivals.
Lastly, he is a lover of his beautiful wife Monique together with his children, Brandon, Kaylor, and Cameron. In his spare time, he donates to many local respectable charities, and enjoys all things extreme sports..
For me, cooking is...
My passion and my life.
I learned to cook at...
CEC Certificate from the American Culinary Federation. 30 years of professional culinary experience. Private clubs, hotels and health care.
A role model in the kitchen is...
1. Without a doubt Thomas Keller, Jody Denton and the Mad English Man. Ramsey. 2. My Grandma Patty.
A cooking secret...
Taking care of every single detail, even the smallest can make a huge difference. Quality gets all!
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 Palm Springs.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Palm Springs. You name it!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Palm Springs.
Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around Palm Springs.
Scott'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.
Chef Scott's reviews
Everything was perfect - will definitely use him again!
Jessica Tauber - Mar 30 2021
Fantastic service, could use a couple tweaks in the online app and ease of use but the Chefs are sensational
Kevin Martin - Sep 22 2020
Chef was very friendly and made a delicious meal! He was punctual and respectful and we enjoyed everything so much!
Kate Simoes - Dec 31 2019
Book your experience with Chef Scott
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.