Chef for Rent
Alessandra is now offering herself as a "Chef For Rent"!
You don't have to be a genius to get it. After
spending a week or two in the area and sampling many
wonderful restaurants, at a certain point you would
prefer the opportunity to dine in the coziness of
your villa and still enjoy a delicious restaurant
Maybe you are intrigued by the possibility of a
cooking class but you really want to do it in your
Call Chef Alessandra.
Prosciutto wrapped figs, panzanella in hard boiled eggs, olive meatballs, fried zucchini blossoms and sage leaves, fresh pecorino cheese with honey, apples and
With many years in the cooking profession doing cooking classes, experienced in being the head chef of local restaurant and even directing a professional kitchen, Alessandra brings a wide assortment of experiences and expertise to your home away from home.
Risotto with dried porcini mushrooms, fresh sausage,
Grana cheese and parmigiano waffle
Small parties, celebrations, dinners or cooking courses, Alessandra's goal is to have you enjoying
the many great specialities of the area, giving
you the real experience.
Explaining to you the why and why not, busting
the myths and great mysteries of the traditional
Italian kitchen, one plate at a time, while
enjoying your day.
Pork Tenderloin crusted with herbs served with tuscan style oven roasted potatoes.
And if you want to Alessandra can explain you the do and don't of the Italian culture, giving you the reasons why of many of our "strange" obsessions or obscure rituals, in the kitchen or elsewere, that make so many non italians so curious about us.
Chocolate molten cake, with red wine poached pear, pear
mousse and pear and wine reduction
Even if you are in the mood for a non-Italian
dinners Alessandra can help.
Offering various international dinners that range
from Tex Mex spreads with Fajitas, Chili con Carne
or Verde, Quesadillas, home made salsas, to North
African with Cous Cous, Tajines and many other
Or what about a Sushi dinner, Nigiri, Sashimi,
Tartares, Gyozas, because...you know,
after a while you might just want to have
something different. Why not? Just ask!
Spicy Tuna, Rainbow Rolls, and many others!
All the above offers will be prepared using the
freshest and the most seasonal of the ingredients
that our wonderful and fertile land offers us.
In true Italian tradition.
Take advantage of this opportunity and next time you are in the area, rent a chef, call Alessandra.