Personal chef


Hello and welcome to the beginning of your next culinary adventure. I'm Chef & Sommelier Benjamin Hoffman. My minimalist formula of method & technique will bring adventure to your table. Experience has taught me the best recipe. Source the highest quality local organic ingredients & execute the highest level of presentation & excellence in service. Utilizing a fusion of classic & modern cooking techniques I create synergy of flavors, colors, & textures to stimulate not only your palate but every sense that enhances your personalized experience


I would also like to help make your stay in Tahoe one of complete abenteuer. Please inquire about the many sommelier, shopping, and concierge services I offer


Tel: 530.721.7606  



Private chef

Private Chef

We are happy to cater large events such as weddings and rehearsal dinners, and more.

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Event Planning

Abenteuer can handle all your event planning needs and more.

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Bachelor & Bachelorette

Abenteuer Personal Chef lake Tahoe works with several partners to coordinate any entertainment you can imagine.

No Limits


Farm & Lake to Table

Book a Full Service Adventure
With One of My Hunting & Fishing Partners & Ill Prepare your Catch Iron Chef Style at Your Table
Recommended Charters
Take A Sneak Peak at Seasonal & Holiday Menus

Peas with Mint and Rose Petals

Grilled Corn with Herb Butter

Falafel-Spiced Tomatoes on Whole Wheat Flatbread

Primavera Risotto

Farmer’s Market Quinoa Salad

Sparkling Wine with Ginger Ale and Cherries


Absolutely loved it.

Amazing food and charismatic chef.

Private chef for hire

Emma Brown, NYC


At Your Service

Tell me a little about your event so we can begin the creation process

Photos taken with Google Pixel during service