Welcome to Gourmet Cooking by Ava Meshkat

Ava Meshkat is a professional chef, caterer, and culinary arts teacher.  She is passionate about healthy, delicious food and teaching others how to cook and enjoy it! 

She has worked as a professional catering chef for over 10 years in Los Angeles and Orange County, California, crafting delicious gourmet entrees for a wide variety of events.  Ava teaches individual cooking classes and is known for practical, hands-on approach.  Ava is a graduate of the prestigious Le Cordon Bleu Culinary School and loves passing on what she has learned to others.

How can we help you?  If you’re looking for fine catering services or you want to learn more about the art of great food, contact me today!

My Services


If you're interested in learning how to cook and prepare fine food, sign up for one of Ava's culinary courses!  The experience of creating delicious cuisine is one that should be enjoyed and shared by everyone. Catering is also offered for any special dietary needs.

- Learn More