Private Chef - Authentic Sicilian and Calabrian Fare

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Embark on an unforgettably delicious culinary journey to Italy's two southernmost regions with Chef AJ.

During this private chef experience, Chef AJ will prepare a four-course feast that showcases the beauty of Sicilian and Calabrian fare in a spectacular way. Some of the dishes you can look forward to enjoying include a classic Sicilian eggplant caponata, an ethereal shrimp and scallop risotto with fresh herbs, traditional Italian pastries with pistachio cream, and more.

Guests are welcome to provide wine and beer to accompany the menu, and may request pairing recommendations from the chef upon booking.

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 30
  • Meal Courses 4
  • Event Duration 2.5 hours
  • Chef Arrival Time 1 hour prior to the selected serving time

What's included

The ingredients
The cooking
The service
The washing up

Reviews guests left for other experiences with Chef AJ



26 Mar 2020

Chef AJ was great - he made our whole group comfortable and the food was delicious!!!



15 Mar 2020

We had a fabulous time learning to make tamales!



21 Feb 2020

We had an amazingly good lesson with Chef AJ. We learned so much about making tamales and ways to adapt the recipe.

Meet your chef

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Chef AJ's culinary background and expertise reaches far and wide. A gourmet chef for more than 20 years, he has opened over 130 restaurants, owns food studios and design kitchens, and has been involved with the setup of several teaching kitchens and classes in Seattle. Chef AJ is the proud recipient of a slew of awards, including a four-time Pioneering Concept Award winner. He looks forward to sharing his culinary expertise and cooking techniques with you!

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Cancellation Policy

Flexible booking: Cancel or reschedule this event's reservation for free up to 48 hours before the event.

Chef AJ will travel to guests within Seattle for this experience.

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