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GROCERY SHOPPING 101 WITH Airis the Chef!!

Many of us make poor decisions while grocery shopping for various reasons. Whether we’re shopping while hungry or simply just don’t know what to get, we’ve all struggled once or twice. Here are a few tips for grocery shopping plus a video of me explaining my grocery shopping habits on a recent visit to Trader […]

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The Celebrity  Judges and Students

STAY HUNGRY 2016

                                  Stay Hungry is a teen cooking competition that combines food and hip hop! I had the distinct pleasure for the second year in a row to be a “Chef Coach” to a wonderful group of teens from Benjamin […]


Airis the Chef is your SPICE QUEEN says Essence Magazine!!!

  Airis the Chef is very proud to be featured in this months (April 2016) Essence Magazine as a “Culinary Curator” and part of the Essence Eats series. Essence Eats features culinary professionals from across the country and tells their “food story”. Please take a look at Airis the Chef’s Essence Eats video and full […]

Canapes

Stay Hungry!!

A month ago, I had the distinct pleasure of being a “Chef Coach” at August Martin High School in Queens, NY with the Stay Hungry Competition created by, Dream Director, Syreeta Gates via The Future Project. This competition was particularly interesting to me because it took two things I absolutely LOVE and combined them…FOOD and HIP HOP! […]

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Mini Fruit Tarts

Get familiar with the JHB Culinary and Pastry School!

Recently, I had the distinct pleasure of being a resident chef instructor at the JHB Culinary and Pastry School (JCPS) in Johannesburg,South Africa. Owned and run by Chef’s Kelvin and Jarlyne Joel, JCPS is at the pinnacle of culinary education in South Africa. The students are motivated, talented and are preparing to compete on high levels […]


Good Morning World!

ARE YOU EATING BREAKFAST???   (This picture has nothing to do with breakfast or food for that matter..I took it recently in Madison Square Park…thought it was nice…….etc…etc…)   Anywho….. Breakfast is, no doubt, THE most important meal of the day! You’re literally “breaking your fast”. A lot of you may say (in a whiney […]

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