Chef Pierre Abarca
Here is what individuals are saying about Chef Pierre!
He provides weekly in-home meal prep for busy individuals, retirees, and families. Service includes menu-planning and grocery shopping.
Pierre offers in-home culinary lessons. He works with individuals of any skill level. If you would like to get your kids in the kitchen, Pierre is your man!
Finally, he's great for catering your private parties and special events. This includes menu consultation & development and service at your home. Click "Contact Pierre" to request a quote.
I have cooked professionally for over 20 years, and was trained in Classical French style through culinary school. My love of food and cooking began much earlier however - by age 6, I often spent time watching and helping my beloved grandmother cook. As your chef, I will apply skill and creativity to satisfying your unique palate, and meeting any dietary needs you may have.
From traditional comfort foods made finer, to true fine dining fare - my passion for good food comes across in each dish.
I believe that good food improves our lives and is something everyone should enjoy! Whether you could use help with weekly meal preparation and shopping, would like to learn essential cooking techniques or a particular cuisine, Your Chef Pierre is ready to serve!
Pierre has a plethora of experience and refined technique at his disposal. He studied at the Madison College Culinary Arts Program.
Recently, he has focused on teaching individuals with developmental disabilities necessary cooking and safety skills while being in the kitchen. He also enjoys teaching personal cooking classes to beginner or individuals that are looking to brush up on their culinary skills.
Below are some of his most recent positions:
- Currently Head Chef at Pres House on the UW- Madison Campus
- Personal Chef for the company Chefs For Seniors
- Baker at Sunprint Cafe in Madison, WI
- Program director at Goodman Community Center
Certifications and Accomplishments:
Pierre has worked in a number of different kitchens, and has held a number of Head Chef positions, at restaurants, throughout Madison.
He is making the leap from chef to entrepreneur by offering his skills on a personal client-chef basis.
Below are Pierre's certifications:
- Studied Culinary Arts at Madison College
- ServSafe certified
- Personal Liability Insurance
Visit Pierre's website for some more insight about him, his menus and his overall love of food!