I create vibrant, flavorful, and healthy meals that boost your whole being—body, mind, and soul.
Personal Chef # 40492
we offer personal chef services, private events catering*, and athlete injury rehabilitation in select cities across the United States. By focusing on local, organic, and ethical ingredients, we create vibrant, flavorful, and healthy meals that boost our whole being—body, mind, and soul. Our unique and personally designed meals are far from your average American diet. Our mission is to empower our clients and show them that it is possible to have delicious meals made with real ingredients. we pride ourselves on not being tied to one specific cuisine. We offer a wide variety of different ethnicities, as well as vegetarian and vegan options. Our team of wonderful chefs, party planners, party decorations, servers, bartenders, cleaners, drivers, security, and assistants are ready to tend to any client's needs.
team shares the philosophy and passion of opening their client's eyes to a healthier lifestyle. We want to inspire people to eat better, eat less and live longer. We believe that transparency from farm to table is crucial in supplying the highest quality products. we believe that we must be the best version of ourselves to make the world a better place.
In 2011, Stella attended Florida International University, earning a bachelor's degree in Culinary Management. In 2012, Stella attended the Miami Culinary Institute, earning a certificate in Culinary Arts. Stella now resides in Miami and has since then founded Basil Personal Chef in May of 2014.
Chef Stella's first client was La Cuisine Appliances. She made a cocktail party with Gaggenau for her first event, live cooking for 200 people in Coral Gables at Scavolini Kitchens. In 2012, she became a BSH Chef, working for Gaggenau, Thermador, and Bosch, making live demos of different appliances in showrooms across South Florida and appearing in events such as the Palm Events at West Palm Beach and The Real Deal Event in Dania Beach.
Chef Stella has participated in various culinary events across the United States. In 2015, she participated in Sobe WFF working for Bosch, and in January of 2018, Stella worked with Bosch and Chef Curtis Stone at KBIS. She also worked alongside Monark Appliances for Sobe WFF 2016 and 2018. Chef Stella participated in The Iron Fork, Las Olas Wine & Food Festival, and Monark’s showroom events. In 2017, Stella was one of the two Women for Wellness at the Coconut Grove Arts Festival. She was invited to participate in the Home Design and Remodeling Show for four years to do live demos.
Chef Stella also works with two amazing realtor companies, ISG (International Sales Group) and PMG (Property Markets Group), making cocktail parties and personalized events. If that's not enough, Chef Stella also works with LCI Showrooms creating breathtaking private events, as well as Ritz-Carlton Residences and Muse Residences. She started working as a personal chef just making healthy food, and little by little, she began to make private parties, weddings, pool parties, cocktail parties, and today, she is a sensational chef in South Florida.
American, Asian, BBQ, Caribbean, Eastern Europe, Europe