Local business Top 5- Chef Lekker’s favorites
Vancouver local business

We all have our favorites. Here is a list of the top 5 local business of Chef Lekker Uncommon Cafe For lunch, cooking classes, a cup of tea or coffee with a delicious pastry, the Uncommon Cafe has it all. Besides making killer sandwiches, they also house a whole bunch of small businesses in their […]

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What is a walking dinner?
walking dinner tapas

The expression “walking dinner”, which is common in Belgium, South-Africa and the Netherlands. In fact, if you look up the term on Google, 90% of the results are in Dutch. The French term for it is a cocktail dînatoire. A walking dinner Is a catering option whereby guests are not seated at tables but can move […]

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Valentine’s Day menu details
4 course dinner menu

Thank you for your interest in our Valentine’s day menu! In cooperation with Choices Market and Chef Lekker catering we are very excited to offer you this 4 course menu. In this post, we hope to give you more insight of what we offer you. The Valentine’s day menu is a joined action from Choices markets […]

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How to make a cheese board
catered party cheese board

Catered party? Make your own cheese board! Cheese platters at your catered party event look great. Whether served as an elegant appetiser, served between courses, an impressive buffet tray at a holiday party, or as a sophisticated dessert, the cheese plate is always a welcome sight at the table. Cheese board, platters or plates are […]

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Party chef Catering impression 2016
Party chef catering impression

About this Video This video gives you an impression of my service as a party chef and caterer. Some of the pictures are made on location others are from testing new menu items. The inspiration of the food I get from my customers and their wishes.  From a 5 course meal of a private party […]

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Appetizer menu ideas from a personal chef
appetizers and finger food catering menu

What are appetizers to begin with? Appetizers, hors d’oeuvres,  or starters are small dishes served before a meal. They can be served cold, or hot. Starters may be served at the dinner table as a part of the meal. Appetizers or hors d’oeuvres may be served before seating. Besides that they can also be served on it’s own. Popular […]

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Private Chef & the french connection
private chef Vancouver

From campground host in France to private chef in Vancouver. The first time I got excited about making a career out of cooking for others, was in France. I worked on a campground as a host. Even though I spend most of my days tanning and swimming in the ocean, I knew it wouldn’t be […]

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Sourdough bread recipe and tips on how to bake your own
Sourdough bread recipe

How to make your own sourdough bread This sourdough bread recipe is based on the instructions Sally Fallon cookbook called Nourishing Traditions. It is split up in a sourdough starter and the bread recipe. The starter will take some time, every day for at least seven days you will have to feed it with flour, to […]

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Breakfast menu ideas for early mornings or Brunch at midnight, and why eggs are always present
Breakfast menu ideas for Brunch parties and catering events

Some will say Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Others will claim that anytime is a good time for sausage and eggs. Fact is, when it comes to breakfast, everybody has their own routine. Sites like pinterest and Instagram are overflowed with breakfast menu ideas. From traditional to haute-cuisine, breakfast is an hot item. […]

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