At HereComesTheGuide.com, we have our own "top chefs": the food wizards behind our Certified by the Guide
catering companies, restaurants and special event venues. We like to think of them as wedding celebrities in their own right—and why not? They're trained, experienced food artists who consistently deliver up quality meals to make your wedding reception and rehearsal dinner shine.
Patina Catering is all about celebrations. Every wedding or special event is customized to reflect your individual personality and style, thanks to a world-class team of experts.
Multiple award-winning chef and cookbook author Eric Wadlund has come a long way from his first childhood foray into culinary creation—making doughnuts.
In his home kitchen, the European born and trained Soerke Peters experiments with a variety of global cuisine; but he particularly loves the simplicity and spontaneity of Italian food.
Chef Ruben Ortiz helms the (busy!) kitchen at Las Casuelas Nuevas, an award-winning Rancho Mirage restaurant that’s a favorite banquet spot in Greater Palm Springs.
His newest L.A. restaurant reflects the chef’s warm personality and culinary style—traditional Italian cuisine infused with a modern touch.