Asian Cole Slaw with Ginger and Parsley

Asian Slaw sweetened with maple syrup

Maple ginger dressing makes a tasty Asian slaw; perfect as a main course salad for lunch and dinner. Popular for potlucks, too. The hemp seeds offers a complete protein in this fabulous, easy to make vegan salad. Continue reading

Dinner Party

Shiitake Mushroom Risotto with Saffron and Butternut Squash

I love to cook, and as an Organic Farm to Table Vegetarian Personal Chef, for over 30 years, I enjoy going into people’s home and cooking up a feast for special occasions.

Here is the Organic Vegetarian Menu I created for and with my client for her upcoming 50th Birthday Dinner: Continue reading

Pizza with Chevre, Tomatoes and Greens

Pizza with Chevre, Tomatoes and Greens

Pizza lovers know all about all the different kinds of cheeses and toppings you can put on pizza for infinite variety from savory to sweet. Hot out of the oven, this gluten-free pizza crust topped with a combination of homemade tomato sauce, fresh sliced tomatoes, chevre, sauteed garlic and greens is a work of art. Feel free to swap other favorite seasonal organic vegetables and pastured raised organic cheeses such as sauteed eggplant and extra sharp cheddar cheese. Best of all, this is the most delicious pizza crust I have ever made. The combination of teff and millet flour gives it a subtle sweetness. Pour yourself a glass of wine and enjoy a hearty, gourmet meal of vegetarian pizza with chevre and greens. Continue reading

Team Building Corporate Cooking Classes

December 15th, 2017 Team Building Hands on Cooking Class/Dinner

in this 3 hour hands-on vegetarian cooking class, gourmet organic chef/teacher and cookbook author Leslie Cerier, presents whole foods that are not just good for you, but also pleasurable and delicious. Come cook and feast on exciting vegetarian dishes that will enhance your immune system, give you energy, rejuvenate your senses, help you maintain an active lifestyle,  and promote better teamwork in the work place. You will learn to cook with spices and our local harvest as we prepare a gourmet meal for our dinner.. Continue reading

Feta Cheese Pie

Feta /Cheese Broccoli Pie

This is a delicious elegant dish. At its heart are sautéed broccoli and onions with Mediterranean herbs. Baked slowly with eggs and feta for a perfect main course. Delightful served hot for dinner as well as cold for a picnic lunch. Continue reading