Peking Tofu Soup: Pork, shitake mushrooms, bamboo shoots, and eggs.
Won Ton Soup: Chicken broth base with shrimp and pork wonton garnished with green onion.
Dan Dan Noodle Soup: Spaguetti noodles with sesame oil, ginger, garlic, peanuts, and green onion.

Dumplings: Your choice of pork, shrimp, or chicken, served with soy dipping sauce.

Steamed Fish: Whole fish or fillet steamed with ginger, green onion, garlic, chili flakes, and soy sauce.

Stir Fry Fish Fillets: Cat fish fillet served with a reduction of garlic, green onion, ginger, soy sauce, and wine, served over steamed rice.

Honey Walnut Shrimp: Fried battered shrimp tossed in a honey walnut syrup, served with white rice.

Sesame Chicken: Chicken bites tossed in sesame sauce, served with fried or steamed rice.

Mongolian Beef: Stir fry beef sautéed with garlic, soy sauce, sesame seeds, and chili flakes.
Sweet and Sour Beef Tips: Baked beef tips served with sweet and sour sauce.

Pork Tenderloin Stir Fry: Sauteed tenderloin, broccoli, red and green pepper, carrots, and soy sauce.

Potato and Cilantro Fritters: Deep fried potato bites, served with hot tomato dipping chutney.

Shana Masala: Chickpea curry, served with basmati rice, batura bread, and papadamus.

Samosas: Pastry filled with ground lamb, served with cilantro mint chutney and red curry.
Shrimp Fritters: Deep fried crispy battered shrimp with cilantro chutney.

Seafood Congie: Fresh seafood mixed in light ginger broth with veggies.
Goan Fish Curry: Delicious white fish bathed in creamy curry .
Deep Fried Fish: Spiced battered fish with cilantro chutney.

Chicken or Shrimp Vindaloo: East Indian plate made of a delicious combination of tomato, spices, and tamarind pulp.
Chicken Jalfrezi: Chicken fajitas spiced with a Manju’s curry paste, served with hot naans.
Tandoori Chicken Bites: Chicken kabobs marinated in a spiced yogurt, served with cilantro chutney, and pico de gallo.
Bolinhas de Carne: Goan pork meatballs in spicy curry, served with basmati rice.
Raan Masaledaar: Roasted lamb with warming spices.
Lamb Meatballs: Northern of India koftas, flavored with spices, topped with cream and almonds.
Ground Lamb Kabobs: Served with cucumber relish, tomato, onion, and chili.
Haryaly Aloo: Baltered style potato flavored with mint, cilantro, onion, and ginger.
Maharashtrian Lentils: Simple lentil stew flavored with turmeric and asafetida.
Cardamom Ice Cream: Homemade creamy cardamom ice cream.



Som Tam: Thai green papaya salad with cherry tomato, green beans, in a garlic, sugar and fish sauce topped with peanuts, cilantro, and lime wedges. 

Kuay Tiew:  Pork broth noodle soup with pork meat and bean sprouts.

Tom Yam Goong: Herb spiced soup, fish sauce, and jumbo shrimp served with jasmin rice. 
Tom Kha Gai: Chicken soup with coconut milk, lemon grass, and ginger. 
Goong Hom Sabai: Deep fried jumbo shrimp wrapped in wanton with spring roll dipping sauce. 
Choo Chee Fish: Fish Fillet served on coconut rice with red curry sauce. 

Geng Kheaw Wan Gai: Green curry chicken.

Khao Pad: Thai fried rice with shrimp or chicken. 

Pad thai: Stir fry rice noodle  and your choice of meat, topped with cilantro, peanuts, green onion, and bean sprouts.

Gai Med Ma Moung (Chicken Cashew Nuts): Stir fry chicken, onions, peppers, water chestnuts, green onions, and cashews.
Massaman Curry: Your choice of beef or chicken  with curry made of coconut milk, cinnamon, potatoes, roasted peanuts, bay leaves, and tamarind pulp. 

Mango sorbet




Grilled Shrimp Panzanella: Salad with grilled shrimp, French bread croutons, tomatoes, and fresh basil, in a lemon zest and olive oil vinaigrette.

Classic French Mussels: Steamed mussels bathed in white wine, shallots, and tarragon.

Walley with Lemon Cream: White fish smothered in lemon butter sauce, sprinkled with lemon zest and parsley, served with green peas.
Coq au Vin: Roasted Chicken stew with carrots, garlic, rosemary, thyme, white wine, and parsley.

Chicken Fricassee with Tarragon: Chicken Stew with carrots, mushrooms, white wine.

Pork Chops au Poivre: Pan seared pork chops served with a creamy brandy sauce, green beans, and potatoes with providence herbs.
Beef  Burgundy:  Slow cooked beef with mushrooms, carrots, tomato, red wine and peas.
Crème Brûlée: Delectable vanilla or coffee .


Beet and Goat Cheese Arugula Salad: Roasted beat salad with arugula, pistachios, shaved pecorino, and balsamic vinaigrette.
Caprese Salad with Pesto: Tomato, basil, mozzerrela with balsamic and pesto.
Lentil Soup: Italian tomato lentil soup, spiced with herbs, served with white rice.
Zuppa Toscana Soup: Italian Toscan sausage soup with kale, potatoes and cream.
Bruschetas: Mozzarella, tomato, basil, or smoked salmon, cream cheese and green onion and many more options.
Flat breads: Your choice of ingredients. My recommendations are goat cheese and peppers or beef, blue cheese, bacon and arugula.

Rissoto al Fungi: Arborio rice slowly cooked with mushrooms and white wine.
Fetuccini Primavera: Classic with carrots, broccoli, zuquini, squash, and basil tossed in a light white wine cream.

Cappellini Pomodoro e Basilico: Tomatoes, fresh basil, garlic and parmesan cheese.
Spaguetti Aglio e Olio: Olive oil, garlic, chili pepper flakes, sprinkled with parmesan.
Fetuccini Alfredo: Creamy white sauce with mushrooms, ham, and parmesan.
Spaguetti Carbonara: Bacon, pecorino romano, parmesan cheese and creamy sauce.

Bolognese Lasagna: Ground beef and tomato red wine sauce, 
mozzarella and parmesan cheese.

Ravioli: Many filling options, my favorite goat cheese and mushrooms, and your choice of alfredo or marinara. 
Caneloni: Your choice of ground beef or 5 cheese in tomato cream sauce and pecorino romano.
Chicken Piccata: Chicken Breast with capers and lemon sauce.
Osso Buco: Veal Shanks  with herbs sauce, served with ciabatta bread.
Tiramisu: Coffee dessert with lady fingers and mascarpone cheese.



Greek Salad: Tomatoes, cucumbers, red onion, feta Cheese, and kalamata olives.
Tabouli Salad: Couscous, fresh parsley, red onion, mint, lemon juice, garlic, tomatoes and olive oil.

Avgolemeno: Lemony chicken soup with rice.
Falafel: Deep fried patty made from ground chickpeas.
Spanakopita: Baked fillo pastry filled with spinach, feta cheese, ricotta cheese, and scallions.
Hummus: Chickpea dip with garlic, sesame oil, and lime juice.
Baba Ghanoush: Smoked eggplant puree, with cumin, olive oil, lime juice and parsley.
Spicy Feta Cheese Dip: Roasted red peppers, pepperoncini peppers, and lemon juice.
Dolmades: Stuffed grape leaves with rice and meat.

Kabobs: Your choice chicken, shrimp, pork or beef.
Lamb: Greek lamb pork chops with yogurt mint sauce.
Giro: Ground beef and ground lamb meatloaf.
Pita Bread: A must have side to any Mediterranean dish!

Baklava: Layers of fillo pastry filled with chopped nuts and honey.

Rice Pudding Dessert


Gazpacho: Cold tomato and vegetable soup garnished with home-style croutons.

Olivas a la Madrileña: Black olives marinated with scallions, olive oil, Spanish sweet paprika, dried oregano on focaccia bread.

Garbanzos a la Gallega: Chickpeas sautéed with garlic, chorizo and parsley oil crostini.

Creamy Mushrooms: Whole mushrooms tossed in white wine, butter, lime, cream and green onion.

Smoked Paprika Clams: Fresh clams cooked with garlic, onion, parsley, white wine and Spanish smoked paprika.

Garlic  Scallops: Pan fried Scallops with garlic, coñac and parsley.

Calamari: Fried calamari served with Italian peppers, capers, parmesan cheese and tartar sauce.

Spanish Braised Octopus: Octopus tossed in garlic, olive oil, black pepper, paprika and lemon juice.

Paella: Arborio rice mixed with shrimp, clams, mussels, scallops and spanish chorizo, spiced with garlic, onion, red pepper, saffron and white wine.

Farm House Toast: Seared pork loin,  caramelized onion, olive oil au gratin on French bread.

Buñuelos de Chorizo: Battered chorizo nibbles.



Costa Rican
Ceviche: Shrimp or fish cooked in lime juice with chopped cilantro, onions, and greed peppers, served cold with homemade chips.
Rondón: Fish soup with veggies and coconut milk, served with fried plantains.
Caribbean Rice and Beans: Mixed rice and beans cooked in coconut milk with tender caribbean-seasoned chicken drummies.
: Combination of  white rice, kidney beans, pork, and pico de gallo in a cabbage vinaigrette, served cold with homemade tortilla chips.
Sopa de Tita: Meatball soup with vegetables and homemade capellini, this is my grandma’s recipe.

Empanadas: Fried corn flour tortilla filled with your choice of beans, cheese, chicken, pork, or Costa Rican hot dish, topped with shredded cabbage and salsa.

Pescado or Camarones al Ajillo: Fish fillet or shrimp sautéed in a garlicy parsley sauce, mashed potatoes and tomato-lime salad on the side.

Lorenzo’s Red snapper: Deep fried whole fish served with heart of palm, pejiballe, pico de gallo, and fried plantains.

Arroz con Pollo: Pulled chicken with rice and veggies flavored with Costa Rican spices, served with cabbage salad and homemade chips.

Chicharrones con Yuca: Marinated pork chunks deep fried accompanied with yuca root, cabbage salad and lime. 
Gallo Pinto: Rice and beans, sautéed garlic, onions, peppers, mixed with Costa Rican spices and salsa Lizano.


Beet Cream Bisque: Creamy beet soup with homemade bread.

Langosta Enchilada Soup: Lobster and grilled pepper soup with homemade bread.

Grilled Calamari: Fresh calamari grilled and served with chimichurri sauce.
Stuffed Fish Fillet: Fish fillet stuffed with shrimps and crabmeat drizzled in béchamel, served with asparagus.

Arroz Imperial: Baked layers of rice, chicken, and cheese, caesar salad on the side.

Cuban Roasted Chicken: Cuban flavored baked chicken with potatoes, served over rice.

Boliche: Cuban pot roast stuffed with ham, olives and chorizo, accompanied with rice and salad.

Cuban Style Pork: Baked pork marinated with Cuban mojo with papaya mango salsa.

Ropa Vieja: Cuban shredded beef with rice, beans, and salad.

Bistec Encebollado: Pan fried Cuban style steak with caramelized onions, served with rice, beans and salad.

Papa Rellena: Mashed potato deep fried patty filled with ground beef, garnished with roasted pepper sauce.

Yuca al Mojo: Yuca root cooked with olive oil, garlic and lime.

Plantain ice cream


Guacamole: Avocado dip served with homemade chips.
Aguachile de Camarón: Shrimp ceviche, Serrano peppers, cucumber and red onion.

Sopa Azteca: Tomato base chicken soup with chipotle pepper, topped with fried tortillas, lettuce, sour cream, cilantro, and cheese.
Pozole: Pork and corn soup topped with lettuce and radish, cream, and cilantro.
Frijoles Charros: kidney bean soup with chicharrón, chorizo, pork chops, bacon, and chipotle.
Huevos Rancheros: Fried eggs on top of a fried tortilla with tomato, onion, garlic and chile sauce.
Enchiladas: Tortillas tossed in chili sauce and filled with cheese and onion, topped with sour cream, lettuce and radish.
Sopes: ​Corn flour patty tossed in chili sauce filled with your choice of meat, topped with lettuce , avocado, sour cream and cheese.
Enmoladas: Corn tortillas filled with chicken and cover on mole poblano, served with Mexican rice and lettuce, tomato salad.
Flautas: Deep fried tacos filled with your choice of meet and topped with sour cream, lettuce and cheese.
Tostadas: Corn shell tortilla topped with refried beans your choice of meat, pico de gallo, and salsa cruda.
Tacos: Pastor, carnitas, pollo or puerco, topped with onion, cilantro and guajillo chile pepper aioli .
Chiles Rellenos: Battered stuffed peppers served with refried beans and Mexican rice.
Cochinita Pibil: Slow cooked shredded pork leg marinated in achiote, orange juice, lime juice and spices, served with corn tortillas and pickled red onion.
Flan: Vanilla, coconut, coffee.
Churros: Fritters with dulce de leche.


Aguacate Relleno:​ Avocado filled with sautéed shrimp in a brandy cream au gratin.

Chupe de Camarón: Creamy shrimp and pepper soup. 

Jalea de Mariscos: Deep fried battered seafood, served with a red onion tomato salad and fried yuca. 
Tiradito de Pescado: Raw fish cut sashimi style with yellow ají aioli.
Ají de Gallina: Peruvian spicy creamed chicken, served with rice. 
Brocheta Mar y Tierra: Tenderloin, chicken, sea bass and shrimp kabob served with lettuce, tomato, and cucumber-lime salad.
Lomo Saltado: Sautéed tenderloin with onions, peppers, soy sauce, and French fries. 

Suspiro Limeño: Limey custard pudding meringue topping sprinkled with cinnamon. 

​The Global Chef personal chef service is available in Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Twin Cities area, Minnesota and Western Wisconsin. 


Note: Dishes can be customized by ingredients and size. my recommendation as a private chef is for a group is to try a variety of small plates from around the globe!

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