Private Chef - Traditional Paella Valenciana

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Embark on a culinary journey to Valencia — the Spanish coastal city where paella is particularly revered.

During this private chef experience, Chef Gustavo will prepare for you an authentic three-course Spanish menu showcasing a colorful and carefully crafted paella Valenciana. Begin with a tapas course of crudo served with garnishes to artfully complement the fish’s natural flavor. Then, you will enjoy Chef Gustavo's traditional paella Valenciana studded with chicken, green beans, butter beans, and socarrat before ending the evening with chocolate truffles for dessert.

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 15
  • Meal Courses 3
  • Event Duration 2.5 hours
  • Chef Arrival Time 30 minutes prior to the selected serving time

What's included

The ingredients
The cooking
The service
The washing up

Cozymeal guest reviews for other experiences with Chef Gustavo

Katie V.

Katie

29 Mar 2023

He did a wonderful job! The chef was warm, funny, and a great cook. We enjoyed the experience.

Frank F.

Frank

20 Mar 2023

It was a pleasurable way to spend an evening and a cozy atmosphere. We experienced some delicious meals from across regions in South America and learn some cultural background. Chef Gustavo also demonstrated the various meals such that we can try them at home.

Sam S.

Sam

11 Mar 2023

Amazing experience with Chef Gustavo! Not only was the food delicious, but we left having learned about the recipes’ cultural influences and tips and tricks in the kitchen.

Meet your chef

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Latin American cuisine is what Chef Gustavo is all about. As the owner and executive chef of Rumba Café in Adams Morgan for 20 years, he understands this cuisine more than anything else. He draws his inspiration from his own travels through Latin America, the Caribbean, France, Spain and more. He studied at L’ Academie de Cuisine and is knowledgeable in French cuisine as well. He is available to teach classes in both English and Spanish.

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Chef Gustavo will travel to guests within Washington, D.C. for this experience.

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