5 Delicious Recipes From A Top Rated Private Chef to Try At Home

Jul 14, 2023

Are you tired of cooking the same old recipes every day? Why not try something new and exciting? We've compiled a list of 5 delicious recipes from Chef Chuck and Friends that you can try at home. These recipes are easy to follow and will impress your family and friends. So, put on your apron and let's get cooking!

1. Grilled Salmon with Avocado Salsa

This dish is perfect for a healthy and refreshing summer meal. It's easy to make and packed with flavor. Start by grilling a fresh salmon fillet and top it with a delicious avocado salsa made with diced avocado, cilantro, lime juice, and red onion. Serve with a side of quinoa or brown rice for a complete meal.

grilled salmon


  • 1 pound salmon fillet
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1/4 cup diced red onion
  • Salt and pepper to taste

2. Truffle Mac and Cheese

If you're a fan of mac and cheese, you'll love this elevated version. This recipe calls for truffle oil and fresh truffle shavings, giving it a rich and decadent flavor. It's perfect for a cozy night in or as a side dish for a dinner party.

truffle mac and cheese


  • 1 pound macaroni gluten free
  • 4 cups milk or plant based milk
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 2 cups grated cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 tablespoons truffle oil
  • 1 fresh truffle, shaved
  • Salt and pepper to taste

3. Chicken Tikka Masala

This classic Indian dish is a crowd-pleaser and easier to make than you might think. Marinate chicken in a mixture of yogurt and spices, then grill or bake until cooked through. Serve with a creamy tomato-based sauce and basmati rice for a delicious and satisfying meal.

chicken tikka masala


  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup plain yogurt/ plant based yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon grated ginger
  • 1 can tomato sauce
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • Salt and pepper to taste

4. Beef Bourguignon

This classic French dish is perfect for a cozy winter meal. It's made with tender beef, mushrooms, and red wine, and slow-cooked to perfection. Serve with a side of crusty bread for dipping in the delicious sauce.

beef bourguignon


  • 2 pounds beef chuck, cut into 1-inch cubes</li
  • 4 tablespoons ghee
  • 4 slices bacon, diced
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 cups red wine
  • 2 cups beef broth
  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 cups sliced mushrooms
  • Salt and pepper to taste

5. Chocolate Lava Cake

No meal is complete without dessert, and this chocolate lava cake is sure to impress. It's rich, decadent, and the perfect way to end any meal. Serve with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for an extra indulgent treat.

chocolate lava cake


  • 4 ounces bittersweet chocolate
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1/4 cup gluten free flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

These 5 delicious recipes from top private chefs are sure to impress your taste buds and your guests. They're easy to make and packed with flavor, so why not give them a try? Use the classic recipes or even the more contemporary recipes as written above. Happy cooking! Post Results with the Hashtag Thankfully Local and you could win a free cooking lesson from Chef Chuck.