Q: What is a personal chef?
A: A personal chef is someone who comes to your home with groceries and prepared customized meals that have been predetermined. These meals are left in your refrigerator or freezer to be heated and enjoyed at your convenience. Your personal chef with create meals that works within your budget and preferences.
Q: Who hires a personal chef?
A: Many people hire personal chefs: busy families, households with two working spouses, people with specific dietary requirements, or simply want to make their life easier … meals can be created for everyday or special occasions.
Q: What services do you offer?
A: A full list of what we offer can be found on our Services page. If you’re interested in a custom service, or one you don’t see listed, Just ask!
Q: Where do you cook the meals?
A: All food preparation is done in security of your own kitchen. Food is never prepared elsewhere, so you know exactly where your food has been.
Q: Where or how is the food stored?
A: Depending on your preference, food will be refrigerated or frozen in single-use containers, or in reusable glass storage containers. We would prefer to use your containers but would purchase along with the groceries if requested.
Q: I am interested, how does this work?
A: We will schedule a complementary meeting where we will review your culinary likes/dislikes, special needs, allergies, and any other concerns, questions, or goals. Together we will decide on your first cook date and design a personalized menu just for you. We will discuss budget, schedule and how often you would like this service. If you are not sure as to the meals, don’t worry – Cindy has many recipes and binders for us to review together or for you to review with your family.
Q: How often do I have to schedule this service?
A: It is really up to you … We can do a onetime event, or weekly, bi-weekly or a special occasion or even a monthly service. We are very flexible!
Q: How long does it take and do I have to be home?
A: It will depend on the service. During our first meeting we will discuss your schedule. You don’t have to be home, but it is your decision.
Q: What are the benefits to hiring a personal chef?
- Delicious healthy food. We specialize in preparing delicious, nutritious meals, prepared for you based on your likes and taste for food. We are the perfect solution for individuals, busy families or someone trying to transition to a new diet.
- Convenience. Relaxed dining in your own home, without the stress of planning, shopping, cooking, and cleanup.
- Flexibility and Variety. Weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, and occasional services are available. A personal chef service allows you to enjoy a variety of fresh and delicious dishes each week. We specialize on creativity based on our consultation meeting.
- Value. Think about how much time you spend planning, driving, shopping, waiting in line, cooking and cleaning. Your time is valuable and your families schedule should impact eating a delicious healthy meal together!