Testimonials

Kid Chef Eliana with Chef Aaron Sanchez

Kid Chef Eliana with Chef Aaron Sanchez

“Kid Chef Eliana is only 12-years-old but is on her way to culinary stardom.” – The Wendy Williams Show

“And you’re only 12?! You are my rock star!” – Chef Jose’ Andres

“A pint-sized culinary phenomenon!” – New Orleans Times-Picayune

“I had so much fun cooking with you. You are a sweet and wonderful chef!” – Chef John Besh

“I predict you will be a big success.” – Chef Rocco DiSpirito

“This Cool Cookbook is for anyone who loves the flavors and aromas of down-home Louisiana cooking. From the novice cook to the sophisticated chef, there is no age-limit on Chef Eliana’s simple and delicious approach to cooking.” –Chef LaLa, Chef and Author (blurb for Cool Kids Cook: Louisiana book by Kid Chef Eliana)

“Eliana is a very talented young girl. She represents the new generation of chefs who’s passionate about where she’s from and where she’s going. She gives chefs like myself a lot of hope for the future.” –Chef Aarón Sanchez (blurb for Cool Kids Cook: Louisiana book by Kid Chef Eliana)

“Kid Chef Eliana is an inspiration to kid and adult chefs alike and in Cool Kids Cook, her passion shines through. She’s teaching us all to do what we love, be creative and put our heart in every dish.” –Chef John Besh (blurb for Cool Kids Cook: Louisiana book by Kid Chef Eliana)

“Eliana is the real deal, a young cook with an amazing passion for sharing her knowledge and her appreciation of all that’s edible. This is a straight shot from the heart, a labor of love from a Kid Chef who knows her way around the kitchen. Chefs and cooks of all sizes will appreciate what Eliana brings to the table. Literally.” – Andrew Zimmern, Celebrity Chef, TV Show Host, and Author (blurb for Cool Kids Cook: Fresh & Fit book by Kid Chef Eliana)

Kid Chef Eliana is a very gifted young chef. I love how she expresses her love for food and cooking which reveals her heritage, passion, and her creativity. She is an inspiration for all, with each dish showing us that dreams can become a reality when you put your heart into something you love.” – Chef Jose’ Andres, Restaurateur, TV Show Host, and Author (blurb for Cool Kids Cook: Fresh & Fit book by Kid Chef Eliana)

Chef Eliana proves that you don’t need years of culinary school to be a good adventurous cook and eater! She is one of a growing army of kids who love getting in the kitchen and creating healthy and delicious food that kids and their families all love. In Cool Kids Cook Fresh & Fit, her recipes are simple enough that kids can do it (with some adult supervision) but interesting enough that no one will get bored of eating them. My chef’s hat off to Chef Eliana. – Tanya Steel, Editor-in-Chief of Epicurious and Gourmet.com (blurb for Cool Kids Cook: Fresh & Fit book by Kid Chef Eliana)