RECIPE & PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

 

Do you need a way to take your brand to the next level? Perhaps you have being wanting to develop a new product or even an entire line of products. Then let Chef Maira Isabel do her magic!. From conceptualizing the idea, research, testing, costing, packaging and up to launching the final product. She can do it all. In over 20 years of progressive career, she has develop products and recipes for companies such as Campbell's Soups, Carmela Sausages and Hot Potato (Fast Food Chain) among others. No matter how simple or elaborate your product might; be it can be done.

CULINARY, TRAVEL & LIFESTYLE REPORTER / EDITOR

 

Did you know now that Maira Isabel got her "feet wet" in the culinary scene as culinary writer?. Since 1997, she has being producing, writing , editing and covering culinary, travel and social events for a number of magazines and newspapers and blogs. Caras magazine (Televisa publishing) gave her the first chance to be part of the magazine. Following came, Vea, Buena Vida, Cooking Light, Nuevo Dia and San Juan Star newspaper and soflo.com, Univision, Telemundo Network and WIPR (PBS station) among many others.

​One of her most memorable stories was interviewing renown chef Emeril Lagasse for Buena Vida magazine on his last visit to Puerto Rico.



 

FOOD STYLING

 

Maira Isabel will make your food products look their best for television, movies and print advertising. With over 20 years experience working in numerous productions she has styled everything from ice cream to tomatoes and everything in between. 

 

If you will like to see samples of her work please click here

 

CULNARY INSTRUCTION / LET'S COOK PR

 

Chef Maira Isabel offers a number of culinary instruction options. From "one-on-one" classes to culinary demos, to hands-on, it it’s all possible. Some of our previous classes include: corporate and team building events, birthdays -both for adults and children-, trainings,  bachelor and bachelorette parties and all in between.

 

With over 18 years teaching, her  experience is vast and the range of our classes is unlimited. What would you like to learn? It’s really up to your heart’s desire. . Instruction is available for beginners to professionals. From Mexican, to Thailand, Indian, Franch, Caribbean and beyond, Chef Maira Isabel has and can teach them all. We will make you and your guests fall in love even more with the culinary world!

 

Our school, Let's Cook PR was opened in San Juan, PR from 2004 to 2011, now we go to your location or we can find a convenient location.

 

RESTAURANT CONSULTING & MARKETING

 

Starting a new restaurant? Need to improve your menu and/or recipes? Transforming or redesigning your concept? Need to hire and train new staff?  Costing recipes has being an issue and you are not able to manage all of them? No operating manuals? How about recipe standardization; when was the last time your restaurant had them revised? 

 

Chef Maira Isabel can do all this and so much more. We can take you from the very beginning and all the way to becoming a very successful restaurant. Its up to you how much we can help you achieve your goals. 

 

 

MEDIA, PRODUCT REPRESENTATION, ENDORSEMENTS &

CULINARY DEMOS

 

Chef Maira Isabel can be the face of your products, services and media initiatives.

 

She has represented and done culinary demos for numerous products through the years, all with great success.  Florida Dairy Farmers, Avon, Hot Potato, Carmela Sausages, Ritz, Smuckers, Mazola, Daisy Sour Cream and Honey Bunches of Oats just to mention a few.



We are always willing to hear abouit new proposals for television shows and other endeavors alike. 

 

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