LaFemme Gourmet

Chef Elizabeth earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Delaware and her Associate’s Degree from The Restaurant School in Philadelphia, PA.  She was trained in classical French cuisine, but has worked in many restaurants where the style of cooking spans many cultures.

Chef Elizabeth has cooked in upscale Main Line and Philadelphia area restaurants.  Chef Elizabeth was the winner of the International Association of Culinary Professionals (from the Philadelphia area) in 2005.  Chef Elizabeth has worked for many high profile clients, corporate clients, many families and individuals with special dietary needs.  Chef Elizabeth is very careful to spend plenty of time with each client to make sure all food needs are met; nutritionally and deliciously!

Chef Elizabeth is proficient in many styles of cooking: including Vegetarian, Vegan, Kosher, low carb/high protein, food allergy substitutions, and cooking with trace amounts of fat without sacrificing excellent flavor. A food likes/dislikes and complete allergy assessment form is always done; either in person, phone, or via email. Chef Elizabeth feels strongly about Seasonal cooking.  Chef Elizabeth cooks with seasonal, organic, and local food when possible.  Chef Elizabeth delivers weekly meals in safe plastic or Pyrex container; the choice is yours.  The plastic containers are perfectly safe for food transport and storage.  All food is labeled well with date, contents, and reheat instructions for microwave or conventional ovens. 

At your special occasion/event, Chef Elizabeth is a true artist – both visual and culinary art.  Your full service dinner or buffet style event will have much thought and planning into arrangement, working with color schemes, linen choices, flat ware, dishes, glasses, etc.  Chef Elizabeth will help you bring out those beautiful treasures in your home and put them to use, or Chef Elizabeth can always bring her elegant wares.

Certifications:

Nutrition, Food Safety/Sanitation, and Cost Control by Serve Safe.

Chef Elizabeth is a proud member of www.greenpeople.org

Chef Elizabeth is a proud member of www.PASAfarming.org

Chef Elizabeth is also a member of the American Culinary Federation

La Femme Gourmet is fully insured for general liability by The Hartford Group.

Links we like:

www.slowfoodUSA.com
www.greenpeople.org
www.PASAfarming.org
www.iacp.com

La Femme Gourmet

 

 

Main Line Personal Chef