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Chef Karla
London | | Professional
Specialty Cuisines: American, BBQ, Italian, Mexican, Soul Food/Southern (US)
Vetted Experiences: Private Chef, Personal Chef, Cooking Class, Corporate Event, Catering

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How did you start your journey?

My cooking style is Caribbean style themed cooking and also British style themed cooking.

Where is your cuisine inspired from?

I fell into cooking growing up I was deciding what subjects to study at O Level then I ended up studying Home Economics and that is how I realised my passion..and the rest as you would say, is history...


commis chef | leith's management | 1997 - 2005
Worked for the company for several years where I worked as a commiss chef and then to chef departie where I worked on the salad bar as well as the hot food section.Worked as a team with other chefs as well as working at other units with the business..


NVQ Levels 1 and 2 in Food Preparation | Waltham forest college | 1995 - 1996
Trained and studied and the college part time and studied my catering qualification.

What is your Cancellation Policy?

Moderate - Full refund up to 1 week before the event, 50% refund up to 2 days prior to event, except Foodie Service fees

What languages do you speak?


How far can you travel?

164 kms

Foodie Mark | 5.0

We had been given the ChefXChange voucher as a gift and did really not know what to expect.

We should have had no concerns whatsoever though, since Chef Karla ...

Foodie Usama | 5.0

Great communication and preparation leading up to the event. Really understood the requirements and was happy to adjust the menu options to suit. The night was delivered as agreed with ...

Foodie Aidan | 5.0

Karla was a pleasure to deal with. Friendly and courteous, yet discreet at the same time, she created a beautiful meal for us in the comfort of our own home. ...

Foodie Ayo | 4.7

Great food and a great time - thanks Karla!

Foodie Nishant | 4.8

Fantastic service and incredible multitasking at our 13 person thanksgiving dinner. Karla was superb despite an oven that kept turning off in our kitchen! Great event and service all around.