PROFESSIONAL CHEF SERVICE & COOKING EXPERIENCE
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One of our most popular optional services and the ultimate luxury - your own private chef! A professionally trained chef is at your service. Simply tell him what style of cuisine you enjoy; vegetarian, meat, Italian, fresh seafood etc.. and he will design your menu for either lunch or dinner and have a delicious meal waiting for you according to your day's plans, and he'll even do the shopping for you.
The Cooking experience is a unique touch by our amazing Chef, offering hands on and inspirational cookery.
The cooking experience are designed specifically for you to relax, enjoy and learn all at the same time. We offer a varying range of cook styles to suit every palate!
Our lessons are all designed to build your confidence and teach you that good home cooking and entertaining can be a fun, relaxing experience that anybody regardless of experience can enjoy.
Discover the art of preparing all typical Costa Rican dishes by our professional local Chef.
He also offers another variety of dishes such a salads, main dishes, and desserts.
And all this amazing lessons are for the same price.
Price includes shopping services. Food cost is additional. What could be more luxurious than enjoying Costa Rica's many natural wonders and coming back to your villa with a sumptuous meal waiting for you! And when you are done, there's no cleanup to worry about. We'll take care of that, too.
*Choose meal times between 12:00pm and 8:00pm, other times available at a small surcharge. Price quoted:
$130 per service
Services subject to availability
Large groups may require the services of a server in addition to the chef.
Pico de Gallo - (Chopped tomato, cilantro, onions, lemon and red pepper)
Cheese cream with seeds and spices- served with chips and/or vegetables
Tamales – (carrot, rice, corn meal, pork)
Bread skewers with pesto and tomato
Bread skewers with Eggplant
Caesar Salad – (romaine lettuce, parmesan, croutons)
Mixed green salad – (lettuce, mushrooms, olives, hearts of palms, tomato, cucumber, sweet corn)
Heart of Palm Salad – (lettuce, hearts of palm, tomato)
Tropical Salad – (lettuce, pineapple, apple, grapes, mango, pears, peach, plum)
Vegetable Salad – (lettuce, zucchini, carrots, broccoli, tomato, cucumber)
Italian mixed salad – (onions, mushrooms, cilantro, basil, penne, zucchini, and shrimp)
Special ‘Green’ Salad – (green apples, green grapes, pears and onion)
Caprese Salad – (tomato, mozzarella, basil leaves, olive oil, balsamic vinegar salt & pepper)
BBQ Pork Ribs
Chicken breast in a guava and pineapple sauce
Chicken breast in a white sauce with mushrooms
Chicken breast in a fresh tomato and basil sauce
Spicy chicken wings served with blue cheese dressing, ranch or honey mustard
Chicken wings teriyaki served with blue cheese dressing, ranch or honey mustard
Chicken Florentine with spinach, Gouda cheese and macadamia
Beef Tenderloin in a pepper sauce
Beef Tenderloin – (beef stock, soy sauce, white wine, Lizano sauce – Typical Costa Rican sauce)
Beef tenderloin sauce avocado
Beef tenderloin with mango sauce
Beef tenderloin in tamarind sauce
Beef tenderloin in mushroom sauce
Rib eye steak in chimichurri sauce
Shrimp in a pesto and white wine sauce
Shrimp (Chef Special) – (6 jumbo shrimp, white wine, butter, cashews)
Jumbo Shrimp in olive oil – (6 jumbo shrimp sautéed in brandy & white wine, onion, tomato, mushrooms, sweet cream, herbs and butter
Jumbo Shrimp ‘Bella Vista’ – (6 jumbo shrimp sautéed with green apple, sweet cream, black peppers butter and brandy
Jumbo shrimp in sauce to Meniere
Tuna in a wasabi or mango sauce (Strongly recommended)
Blackened Tuna – (comfit of onion, sugar, olive oil, soy sauce, white wine, wasabi)
Mahi mahi in tomato sauce and pesto
Mahi mahi in a white sauce with mushrooms
Mahi mahi in a fresh tomato and basil sauce
Mahi mahi in a lemon and white wine sauce
Mahi mahi in an aioli sauce
Mahi mahi ‘a las brisas’ – (onion, garlic, balsamic vinegar, olive oil, white wine, thyme and fresh parsley)
Typical Costa Rican Fare
‘Gallo Pinto’ with choice of eggs, ham, cheese, or platanos
‘Casado’ - (Chicken breast, Pork Chop or Beef with rice, beans and platanos)
‘Arroz con Pollo o Cerdo’ – (Rice with Chicken or Pork, beans and French fries)
On the side
Mashed sweet potatoes
Baked potato with cream cheese, bacon, parsley and butter
Pasta with tomato and pesto
Pasta with pork and tomato
Pasta Gorgonzola and mushrooms
Raviolis meat or spinach in tomato sauce or white sauce
Parmesan pasta with shrimp
Pasta with seafood
Bolognese in red sauce
Milk and rice pudding
Fruit flambé with vanilla ice cream
Chilean Tarte – (dulce de leche in a pastry)
Note: Please let know the concierge in advance your choice from the menu and if there are any special dietary requirements.